Court rules on breakaway Recife
Posted: 26 Jul 2013 @ 00:05
A COURT in Brazil has ruled on a decade-long judicial battle
involving the creation of a breakaway diocese of Recife.
The church was established by the late Bishop Robinson
Cavalcanti after the consecration of Bishop Gene Robinson, who is
gay, in 2003. In 2005, Bishop Cavalcanti was deposed on the grounds
that he had broken communion with the Episcopal Anglican Church in
Brazil. When he left, he took 32 clergy and their congregations
with him, including several church ...
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