In 2003, when I was elected bishop, it was not at all certain that the episcopal Church would consent to my election.
Christine and I are getting married by Gene Robinson, the gay episcopal bishop from New Hampshire.
Debra, a New York-based lawyer who grew up in the episcopal Church, said the practice has never bothered her.
A Polish Jew in an episcopal graveyard in a largely Dominican neighborhood—what could be more New York or even more Ed Koch?
I am a Bishop of The episcopal Church, having served as the Bishop of New Hampshire for a decade, before retiring in January 2013.
It is said, too, that Carthach himself was raised to the episcopal dignity in Rahan.
As yet there was no idea of superseding the episcopal functions.
This charter virtually placed the proposed university under the control of the episcopal Church.
Was there any attack upon the episcopal Church in consequence?
This episcopal Inquisition took many forms, and was never a very effective instrument in the suppression of heresy.
mid-15c., from Middle French épiscopal (14c.), from Late Latin episcopalis, from Latin episcopus "an overseer" (see bishop). Reference to a church governed by bishops is 1752. With a capital E-, the ordinary designation of the Anglican church in the U.S. and Scotland.