Episcopal Church diocese to meet in Riverside amid same-sex marriage debate
Sunday, November 30, 2008
By DAVID OLSON
The leader of the Episcopal Church arrives Friday in Riverside amid a debate on homosexuality that continues to tear the denomination apart.
The Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, presiding bishop of the 2.4 million-member denomination, will attend the annual meeting of the Diocese of Los Angeles on Friday and Saturday at the Riverside Convention Center. On the convention agenda is a resolution on whether priests in same-sex relationships should be consecrated bishops.
The Los Angeles Diocese includes San Bernardino County and west-central Riverside County. the rest