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Rift in Episcopal Church Leads to Defections

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Rift in Episcopal Church Leads to Defections

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Rift in Episcopal Church Leads to Defections

Rift in Episcopal Church Leads to Defections

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Dissent has been mounting among conservative Episcopalians since U.S. church leaders confirmed an openly gay bishop last year. Some conservative congregations have disavowed their local bishops, aligning themselves with like-minded church leaders elsewhere. Hear NPR's Barbara Bradley Hagerty.