On the 40th anniversary of the irregular ordination of the group of women who became known as the qPhiladelphia Eleven, q Darlene O'Dell introduces us to the women involved, the paths that brought them together on that that momentous day - and what has changed (or not changed) in the life of the church over the intervening years. This is the first book to document the story in first-person interviews. It includes a Foreword by Carter Heyward.Darlene Oa#39;Dell. Bittner issued a statement of her own, one she addressed to the clergy of the diocese. She spoke of hope ... And she affirmed her resolve to remain part of the church: God willing, I shall continue to be a priest of the Church in your midst. ... ascended into heaven I do not mean and cannot mean that with His physical body of flesh, blood and bone He floated into ... Bittnera#39;s service at Calvary-St. Andrews had its share of media attention, including the presence of reporters, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Story of the Philadelphia Eleven|
|Publisher||:||Church Publishing, Inc. - 2014-04-01|