Religion: At Eastbourne

Through the streets of Eastbourne (England) there passed in full regalia, last week, a procession of 2,000 clergymen—bishops, deans, vicars and curates—which recalled the days of Cardinal Wolsey, famed and hospitable entertainer of Henry VIII.

On the steps of his Town Hall stood the Mayor of Eastbourne, resplendent also in his robes and chains of office. He welcomed the procession, and hospitably bade it enter. Thus assembled the Episcopal Church Congress of England.

The ecclesiastical delegates filed in and seated themselves. Promptly their dignity was sharply and strikingly assailed. In the opening address,...

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