The Morning Interview

Visiting bishop to ease transition at St. Peter’s

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Bishop Carol Gallagher is serving as the interim priest at St. Peters by the Sea Episcopal Church. She discusses the still-small minority of women bishops, her childhood in a mixed-ethnicity home, and her call to the priesthood.


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