Why am I an Anglican?

In his signature lucid, thorough, and systematic way, Anglican scholar and theologian J.I. Packer answers the question, "Why am I an Anglican?" This lecture was given in conjunction with the Anglican Studies program at Regent College in 2004.


Dr. Packer is a living treasure to the Christian world. His many books have offered wisdom and theological insights for the church for nearly five decades. He is Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia. He also serves as contributing editor to Christianity Today. Packer's writings include books such as Knowing God (IVP Books), A Quest for Godliness (Crossway), Growing in Christ (Crossway) and Rediscovering Holiness (Servant), and numerous articles published in journals such as Churchman, SouthWestern Journal, Christianity Today, Reformation & Revival Journal and Touchstone.