"The 5:44" with Denis O'Hayer
5:46 pm
Mon November 19, 2012

A Conversation with Atlanta's New Episcopal Bishop, Robert Wright (Part 1)

Atlanta's new Episcopal Bishop, Robert Wright, talking with WABE's Denis O'Hayer in the Bishop's office on November 19th, 2012
Atlanta's new Episcopal Bishop, Robert Wright, talking with WABE's Denis O'Hayer in the Bishop's office on November 19th, 2012
Credit Don Plummer

Atlanta's Episcoplians have a new bishop.  Robert Wright is the first African-American bishop in the history of the Atlanta diocese.  In Part 1 of a conversation with WABE's Denis O'Hayer, Bishop Wright discussed how he hopes to inspire new perceptions of the Episcopal Church.  He also looked at some of the continuing controversies within the Church, especially the debate over the blessing of same-sex couples.

For More on Bishop Wright

 Bishop Wright's official biography from the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta

"Robert C. Wright ordained Atlanta's 10th bishop," Episcopal News Service, October 15, 2012