Clergy, Staff & Vestry
Bishop Anthony Burton is the former Bishop of Saskatchewan, and since 2008 Rector of the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation in Dallas, Texas. He was born and raised in Ottawa, Canada, and was educated at University of Toronto, Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and the University of Oxford. He was ordained in the Diocese of Nova Scotia, where he served in two parishes on Cape Breton Island. In 1991 he moved to Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, where he served as Dean of St. Alban’s Cathedral. In 1993, he was elected Bishop of the Diocese of Saskatchewan. At the time of his election in 1993, Bishop Burton was the youngest bishop in the world-wide Anglican Communion, and the youngest Canadian bishop in the twentieth century. He has been married to Anna Burton since 1989. They have two children.
Thomas Kincaid began ordained ministry at Church of the Incarnation in Dallas and has been Vice Rector since June 2015. In between his first stint at Incarnation and his present role, Thomas served as priest in charge of two parishes in the Diocese of Northern Indiana. During his tenure there, the parishes became the first and second fastest growing parishes in the Diocese reaching new people in their respective communities and seeing their budgets restored to health. Thomas attended Duke University Divinity School graduating from its Anglican Episcopal House of Studies. Prior to Duke, he spent a year in Washington, D.C., after attending Southern Methodist University, where he earned a B.B.A. in finance and a B.A. in American history. He is sought as a speaker in the areas of stewardship, discipleship, and parish organization. Thomas is married to Elisabeth Kincaid, an attorney and doctoral student in moral theology at the University of Notre Dame. They have two children.
John Sundara grew up in India and Canada before moving to work in the United States at Church of the Incarnation. He graduated from an undergrad in pre-med but realized that God was not calling him to medicine but to theology and ministry. He worked with a Christian non-profit for over 9 years and did humanitarian work in Northern Africa and India, before turning his attention to seminary and ordained ministry. He has also served in a variety of Anglican parish contexts, especially in Toronto. He earned his MDiv (Hons) from Wycliffe College in Toronto. In January 2017, John moved to Texas and joined the clergy staff at Church of the Incarnation where he oversees Adult Formation. This includes Growth Groups, Sunday School and weekday classes, pre-marriage preparation, and MANna (our men’s ministry). He is also in charge of adult baptisms and confirmations. He is married to the wonderful Naomi, and they have a toddler named Daniel.
Prior to his current position, Fr. Oliver was called as the third Rector of Trinity Episcopal Church (now Church of the Incarnation North Campus). Before serving at Trinity, he served as the Priest-in-Charge of St. George’s Episcopal Church in South Dallas; and as the Middle School Chaplain for Parish Episcopal School in Dallas. He has previously served as the Assistant Rector of St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Garland, Texas; the Associate Rector of Trinity Episcopal Church in Lawrence, Kansas; and as a Curate at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Dallas. Fr. Oliver also previously served as a Chaplain with the Dallas Police Department. Fr. Oliver pursued his undergraduate and graduate studies in Political Science, Law and Theology, at the United States Naval Academy, the University of Kansas; Weston Jesuit School of Theology; and Harvard University. His degrees include a Bachelor’s, Masters and Doctorate. Fr. Oliver was received as an Oblate, a Second Order Monastic, in the Order of St. Benedict, in 1999. He was ordained to the Deaconate in 2004, and to the Sacred Order of Priests in 2005. Fr. Oliver served as a Staff NCO in the United States Marine Corps, and as a Commissioned Officer in the U.S. Army’s Special Forces, commonly known as the Green Berets. As a Foreign Service Officer (R) in the Diplomatic Corps of the United States Department of State, Fr. Oliver was stationed in The People’s Republic of China; Beirut, Lebanon; and various other assignments around the world. Fr. Oliver was conferred the degree of Juris Doctor and is an attorney licensed in the State of Texas, various Federal Courts, and the United States Supreme Court. He is a former Federal Prosecutor (Senior Trial Attorney) with the United States Department of Justice, and has also served as an Associate Judge for the City of Dallas, Texas.
Deacon Judy Frizzell and her late husband Everett became Incarnation members after moving to Dallas with their four children in 1980. A graduate of Rice, she taught high school English. Perceiving a call to ministry, she attended The Anglican School of Theology and received a Licentiate in Spiritual Theology and Direction. She did Clinical Pastoral Education at Parkland and at Scott and White and became a board certified chaplain. Ordained deacon in 1998, she worked at Presbyterian as chaplain and department manager. After retirement, she was asked to offer pastoral care at Incarnation to the Seniors, homebound, hospitalized, and recovering.
A priest-scholar, Fr. Austin's background is in both the parish ministry and the academic world as a former parish rector and university professor. In 2005, Fr. Austin served as Theologian in Residence at Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue in New York City. His book, Up with Authority: Why We Need Authority to Flourish as Human Beings, was published by T&T Clark and was shortlisted for the very distinguished 2013 Michael Ramsey prize. Saint Thomas Church published a collection of his short pieces, Priest in New York: Church, Street, and Theology, reflections on theology and everyday life. His most recent book, Christian Ethics: A Guide for the Perplexed, is also published by T&T Clark. Finally, Losing Susan, a theological reflection on the loss of his wife, was published in 2016. Follow his blog: Diary of a Theologian