Barbara Harris, First Woman Bishop in the Episcopal Church 20 Years Ago

Episcopal Life Online reports:

bh On February 28, 2009, the first female primate in the Anglican Communion, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori, will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the elevation of women to the episcopate. The celebration and Eucharist at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul in Boston marks two decades since the consecration on February 11, 1989 of Barbara C. Harris as suffragan bishop in the Diocese of Massachusetts.

Episcopal Life Online – PEOPLE

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