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Episcopal Diocese of Mississippi Elects Its First Woman And First African American As Bishop

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Episcopal Diocese of Mississippi chose Rev. Dr. Dorothy Sanders Wells as its new bishop February 3, making her the first woman and first Black person elected to lead the church. Wells was selected from a field of five candidates by delegates from 87 congregations. She will replace Brian Seage, who was elected in 2014 as […]

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