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The Scottish Episcopal Church and America

From Dr Richard Crockett
Sir, — Christopher Rigg (Letters, 2 March) is correct that the fledgling Episcopal Church in the United States took its episcopal orders from the Scottish Episcopal Church rather than from the C of E. He is, however, wrong on detail: our wee flock did not enjoy the use of a cathedral in Aberdeen or anywhere else in 1784, being still under the penal disabilities resulting from support of the ...

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