Locally, Good Shepherd American National Catholic Church is committed to furthering the work of the Gospel of Jesus Christ by being a resource to Toms River, NJ and surrounding communities.  We encourage you to contact us to learn more about how you can become a member of our fast growing, faithful flock as we continue to deliver the Word of God.

The American National Catholic Church is devoted to being the hands and voice of Christ in the world today. We are a people who embrace their Gospel calling to transform the world, build God’s Kingdom, and make disciples of all people.

Our Mission

The ANCC’s aim is, in accordance with the example of Christ and
His apostles:


  • to further the work of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.


  • to support, according to ability, the missionary enterprise of
    the church,

  • to be involved in the planting and strengthening of other local
    churches,


  • and through Christian fellowship, the seven sacraments, and the ministry of the Word of God, to edify and strengthen the believer.