Dec 12, 2009

RUN FOR COVER ARCHBISHOP ROWAN WILLIAMS: The Reverend Waldo (admitted friend of Bishop Robinson) has been elected 8th Bishop of Upper South Carolina!

The Reverend W. Andrew Waldo, who has described Gene Robinson as ´my old friend and mentor´ attracted particular venom from the Right. ¨Much good it did them.¨ GRANDMÈRE MIMI

The Rev. W. Andrew Waldo elected 8th Bishop on the third ballot, The Episcopal Diocese of Upper South Carolina

The Rev. W. Andrew Waldo has been rector of Trinity Church, Excelsior, Minnesota, since 1994. He was born in Douglas, Georgia, and raised in Montgomery, Alabama, the second of six children in an Episcopal clergy family. He received his M.Div. from Sewanee, M. Mus. from the New England Conservatory of Music, and B.A. from Whittier College, and is a graduate of Indian Springs Preparatory School, Helena, Alabama. HERE

·Thanks to The Episcopal Church Diocese of Upper South Carolina
·Thanks to Wounded Bird, sidebar
·Thanks to Lapinbizarre, ringside reporting


Grandmère Mimi said...

And Lapinbizarre, Leo. Don't forget Lapin, our on the scene reporter.

Thank you for the funny linky.

Revd Ivan Ackeroff said...

He has a smarter beard than ++Rowan. He's bound to be a better Bishop.

Göran Koch-Swahne said...

Another good choice for Bishop!