Religion: Bishop for Washington

"It is a question whether it is more important to take part in the preparation of some of the men who will be Bishops, or to be one." With these questioning words, a man who had been preparing other men for the ministry last week pondered the call to be a Bishop himself. The see: Washington, D.C. The man: the Very Rev. Angus Dun, 51, dean of the Episcopal Theological School, Cambridge, Mass.

Other considerations may also have inclined Dean Dun to make haste slowly. Well does he know that Washington's Bishop is expected to be a go-getter, to spend much time...

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