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Watch video of service celebrating anniversary of women’s ordination

Watch video of service celebrating anniversary of women’s ordination


In case you missed it, the Episcopal Church Office of Communication is offering a video of yesterday’s special celebration of the 40th anniversary of women’s ordination, available at no fee here.

Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori presided and preached at the 3 p.m. Eucharist at Church of the Advocate in Philadelphia, the site of the 1974 ordinations.

Thanks to The Rev. Dr. Elizabeth Kaeton for the photo of five of the original eleven priests, plus the Rev. Betty Powell, one of the Washington Four, ordained in 1975. She’s seated second from the right.


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