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Statement from Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael Curry on Chicago and Utah bishop consecrations

May 17, 2022
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Bishop-elect Paula E. Clark of the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago, in collaboration with diocesan leadership, has worked through tremendous challenges over the past year, and I am pleased to announce that I will serve as her chief consecrator in a liturgy now scheduled for Sept. 17, 2022. I am also pleased to announce that on the same day—pending consents—former Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori will serve as chief consecrator for the Rev. Phyllis Spiegel, bishop-elect of the Episcopal Diocese of Utah.

Declaración del obispo primado de la Iglesia Episcopal Michael Curry sobre las consagraciones de obispas en Chicago y Utah

La obispa electa Paula E. Clark, de la Diócesis Episcopal de Chicago, en colaboración con el liderazgo diocesano, ha superado enormes desafíos durante el último año, y me complace anunciar que ahora serviré como su principal consagrante en una liturgia programada para el 17 de septiembre de 2022. También me complace anunciar que el mismo día, en espera de los consentimientos, la ex obispa primada Katharine Jefferts Schori será la consagrante principal de la Rda. Phyllis Spiegel, obispa electa de la Diócesis Episcopal de Utah.

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