You may remember The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church. When she took office in 2006, she was interviewed by the New York Times, and had the following exchange:
Q: How many members of the Episcopal Church are there in this country?
A: About 2.2 million. It used to be larger percentagewise, but Episcopalians tend to be better-educated and tend to reproduce at lower rates than some other denominations. Roman Catholics and Mormons both have theological reasons for producing lots of children
So right away, we learn two important things about Bishop Jefferts Schori: first, that despite her talk about inclusiveness and tolerance, she...READ MORE