Saturday, July 01, 2006

Another take on PB-elect from the newspaper serving her church home in Oregon

The Story:
New leader has local ties

The election of the Rt. Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori as presiding bishop of
the Anglican Church in America came as no shock to her former "boss" here
in Corvallis.

"I'm not surprised. She's very qualified and quite brilliant," said the
Rev. Bill McCarthy, the recently retired rector of the Episcopal Church
of the Good Samaritan.

For more of this story, click on or type the URL below:

http://www.gazettetimes.com/articles/2006/06/19/news/
community/monloc02.txt

A special thanks to reader Pogo who provided the source information
on this story. Local girl makes good...well, we KNEW that.

2 comments:

Catherine + said...

Don't you just love it: "Local girl makes good", but we KNEW that!

Catherine+

David said...

Greetings from Scotland - although I am actually in my native Dublin at this moment. Nice to be considered a 'real life bishop'. And of course the most significant 'real live bishop' in our shared history was Seabury