Friday, October 27, 2006

"In the News"

News reports on the PB-elect's trip to Canterbury, upcoming Investiture, etc ...

Female Bishop to Take Top Job in Episcopal Church:
WASHINGTON -- At a ceremony filled with pomp and tradition, Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori will become the first woman in Anglicanism's nearly 520-year history to lead a national church when she is installed as presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church on Nov. 4. Beliefnet

Archbishop Welcomes Presiding Bishop and Presiding Bishop-elect:
[ENS, London] Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams -- hosting a discussion that affirmed the Episcopal Church's commitment to the shared ministries of the Anglican Communion -- welcomed Presiding Bishop Frank Griswold and Presiding Bishop-elect Katharine Jefferts Schori to Lambeth Palace October 27 for a 90-minute meeting described as a "cordial and collegial" exchange. ENS

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