Thursday, July 10, 2008

Attention Conservative U.S. Episcopalians - The ECUSA Doesn't Want You!

THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT: According to the head of the Protestant Episcopal Church USA (PECUSA/ECUSA), traditional Anglicans / Episcopalians, who disagree with the ordination of women bishops, are both intolerant and ignorant. That's right Episcopalians, the head of your own Church is calling you intolerant and ignorant. One would think the leadership of the PECUSA/ECUSA would be happy to get rid of you, should you ever decide to leave. Because Lord knows, if you decide to stay, your views and opinions will not be tolerated....
(Telegraph) - The head of the Anglican church in America has stepped into the controversy over female bishops, claiming those who oppose them simply don't like women.

The Most Rev Katherine Jefferts Schori, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church of the USA, also claimed those who believe women should not be religious leaders do not understand church history.

In a rare British interview, she accused the Church of England of taking far too long to modernise, just days after its governing body voted to ordain women as bishops with no compromise measures for traditionalists.

And she dismissed the threat of orthodox Anglicans who are planning to create a rival structure to her church because of its liberal stance on homosexuality...

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