Wellington elects its first female bishop

[Anglican Taonga] An estimated 900 worshippers packed into the Wellington Cathedral of St. Paul to celebrate the evening ordination of the Rt. Rev. Eleanor “Ellie” Sanderson as assistant bishop in the Diocese of Wellington, New Zealand. Sanderson has ministered in the Wellington diocese for 16 years, 11 of those as a priest.

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  1. Owen Hoskin says:

    Excellent news and may God empower her ministry as a Bishop and encourage her people to live victoriously during these troubled times.

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