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Mark Stevenson consecration reflects lackluster numbers

It’s official: Mark Stevenson is now the bishop of the Diocese of Virginia. But the consecration, held in a Southern Baptist Convention church in Henrico, Va., suggests problems loom for Stevenson and the diocese. One of the reasons cited by the diocese for holding the event in a church hostile to LGBTQ inclusion was the need to accommodate Read More

DioVA plans consecration at church opposed to same-sex marriage, even as Dr. Oz feels the heat

You can’t make this stuff up. Even as Dr. Oz takes heat from Democratic candidate John Fetterman for holding a rally at the Stone Gables Estate, a venue unwilling to host same-sex weddings, Episcopal Bishop Elect E. Mark Stevenson continues consecration plans at The Saint Paul’s Baptist Church in Henrico, Va. The church does not permit same-sex weddings Read More

DioVA in danger as bishop-elect Stevenson starts off on wrong foot

It’s no secret that Anglican Watch tends to focus on the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia (DioVa). But it’s not because our editor lives in the diocese. Nor is it because of his negative experiences with the diocese. Instead, it’s because the sheer size of the diocese makes it a bellwether for the larger denomination and, in the words of banking Read More