St. John's began on June 31, 2012 in Las Cruces, NM, while Father Ron was in seminary.
While Father Ron was in seminary the church members developed the church's procedures and policies.
On May 22, 2016 Ron was ordained to Deacon, and Communion services began in the Church.
On August 5, 2017, Father Ron was ordained to the priesthood and Sunday Mass began being celebrated at Saint John's.
Father Ron was ordained by Presiding Bishop Mark Newman.
The principal line of apostolic succession of the Catholic Church of Antioch comes from the Roman Catholic Church, through the Dutch Old Catholic Church and the Liberal Catholic Church in England.
About the Apostolic Succession of the Catholic Church of Antioch
Father Ron and the congregation of St. John's provide support for the residents of Camp Hope. The residents have been given knitted caps and socks to supplement their winter wear.
Stuffed Stockings at Christmas
Join Us For Mass!
by Very Reverend Father Ronald Catherson
on Sundays at 10:15 a.m.
South-East Corner of First Christian Church at 1809 El Paseo Rd, Las Cruces, NM