The Leading Women: Stories of the First Women Bishops of the United Methodist Church

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Judith Craig
Abingdon Press, 2004 - Biography & Autobiography - 289 pages
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Bishop Judith Craig interviews all of the living United Methodist women bishops and weaves their reflections together to tell the Church, especially young women and those interested in ministry, the stories of these pioneers at the episcopal level. Each bishop has been asked to reflect on her early life, her education, her call to ministry, how she emerged as a leader, and what she identifies in looking back that helped shape how she carries out her role today.

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Contents

Acknowledgments
7
Judith Craig
39
Violet Fisher
57
Copyright

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About the author (2004)

2004 Judith Craig was first elected as a Bishop in The United Methodist Church in 1984. She served for sixteen years, first in the Michigan Area and then in the Ohio West Area. Since her retirement, she has continued an active ministry as Visiting Professor of Churchnbsp;Leadership and Bishop in Residence at Methodist Theological School in Ohio where she continues to mentor the next generation of leaders in the Church.nbsp; Bishop Craig recently authored Leading Women: Stories of the First Women Bishops of The United Methodist Church.

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