Contentious Views Dominate Female Bishop's Tenure

Feb 25, 2014

The Episcopal Church’s first female presiding bishop has experienced her share of strong reactions to her progressive views on gay marriage, immigration and more.

Katharine Jefferts Schori is Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church.
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In the first part of Tuesday's Up to Date, Katharine Jefferts Schori joins us to talk about her positions on these issues. We also talk about what’s next for the 110 church dioceses she oversees.


  • Katharine Jefferts Schori, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church since 2006


Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori will deliver the second annual C.S. Lewis Legacy Lecture on the campus of Westminster College in Fulton, Mo., at 11 a.m. Thursday. Her lecture on the topic of science and religion is free and open to the public.