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Unholy Disorder

Unholy Disorder

By Fr. John Heidt In 1976, the General Convention of the Episcopal Church decided by a simple majority of only a few votes to allow bishops to ordain women as priests and bishops. This caused the then Suffragan Bishop of Dallas, Robert Terwilliger, to suggest that it might be the unique vocation of Episcopalians to show the rest of the Church [...]

The ACNA College of Bishop’s Discussion of Women’s Ordination

The ACNA College of Bishop’s Discussion of Women’s Ordination

Fr. Lee Nelson reports. On Friday, June 11th, the the Anglican Church in North America College of Bishops spent over two hours considering the question of the ordination of women to the priesthood.  The discussion was formed by a preliminary presentation by Dr. Leslie Fairfield of Trinity School for Ministry followed by presentations by the [...]