Video: Presiding Bishop says Mississippi bears ‘faithful witness’

By Mary Frances Schjonberg
Posted Nov 18, 2013

[Episcopal News Service – Jackson, Mississippi] Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori says reconciliation work in the diocese and state of Mississippi can teach other communities about confronting divisive issues. Jefferts Schori spoke during a Nov. 15 news conference before the opening session of “Fifty Years Later: The State of Racism in America,” a two-day gathering sponsored by the Episcopal Church and the Diocese of Mississippi at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Cathedral in downtown Jackson.

– The Rev. Mary Frances Schjonberg is an editor/reporter for the Episcopal News Service.