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Woman is on shortlist for next Glasgow bishop

THE Revd Dr Alison Peden, Rector of Holy Trinity, Stirling, and a Canon of St Ninian’s Cathedral, Perth, is on a shortlist of three for the election of the next Bishop of Glasgow & Galloway. The Scottish Episcopal Church voted in favour of women bishops in 2003. The two other candidates are the Principal of the Southern North West Training Partnership, Manchester, the Ven. Dr John Applegate, and the Dean of ...

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Sun 30 Apr 17 @ 11:59
Cathedrals - "There is panic in high places, and we need calm rational discussion rather than public hand-wringing.” https://t.co/lWGerliEWe

Sun 30 Apr 17 @ 10:56
"I want to be a bishop for absolutely everybody, [including] those who might have wished for another candidate” https://t.co/czVzIrb7i9