Wednesday, January 25, 2006

And the Nominees are...

The Episcopal News Service just announced the candidates for Presiding Bishop of ECUSA. I don't know much about the other three, but the Bishop of Atlanta is a screwball...

(ENS): The Joint Nominating Committee for the Election of the Presiding Bishop is pleased to announce the names of those bishops it will place in nomination for Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church, to succeed the Most Rev. Frank Griswold. These names will be formally submitted to the General Convention at a joint session on June 18, 2006, the day prior to the day appointed for the election of the 26th Presiding Bishop by the House of Bishops. The Nominees are:

The Rt. Rev. J. Neil Alexander, Bishop of Atlanta
The Rt. Rev. Edwin F. Gulick, Jr., Bishop of Kentucky
The Rt. Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, Bishop of Nevada
The Rt. Rev. Henry N. Parsley, Jr., Bishop of Alabama

To read the full announcement, go here.

To read the biographies of the candidates, go here.

1 comment:

Kyle said...

Ooh, who will be the next anti-christ?