Comments: still more about the New York meeting

Interesting: so, some bishop or bishops are talking. I'm not really sure how it's helpful. At the same time, the ending described sounds realistic enough. The elected Presiding Bishop and Presiding Bishop-elect acknowledged that these were decisions to be addressed by representatives of the larger church, including at least the Executive Council, the President of the House of Deputies, and the PB's Council of Advice. Two leading network bishops insisted that anything less than oversight - independent of the General Convention - expressed down to the parish level, would suffice.

This is, unfortunately, to be expected. Some wish to honor the procedures of Episcopal Church, and some wish to be separated from it in fact, if not in law.

Posted by Marshall Scott at Sunday, 17 September 2006 at 4:46am BST
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