Religion: Episcopal Archbishop

The Rt. Rev. James De Wolf Perry, Presiding Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the U. S., reached London last fortnight to attend the Lambeth Conference of Bishops of the Anglican Communion (TIME, July 14). Last week Bishop Perry had a talk with the most Rev. Cosmo Gordon Lang, Archbishop of Canterbury, primate of All England, ecclesiastical head of the Church of England.* The Archbishop told the Bishop something exalting: the Church of England has formally decided to recognize the Protestant Episcopal Church as the first Colonial Branch of the Mother Church,...

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