Religion: St. Paul's Nash

The Rev. Dr. Norman Burdett Nash, rector of 91-year-old St. Paul's School (Concord, N.H.), looked his part. His close-cropped mustache, his energetic briskness, his ready laugh, seemed to fit the schoolmaster more than the top-rank churchman. Yet among graduates of haughty, hockey-playing St. Paul's it has been no secret that the school and Headmaster Nash have not been an ideal couple.

Last week Dr. Nash surprised no one by accepting his election as Bishop of Massachusetts* to take the place of the Rt. Rev. Henry Knox Sherrill, Presiding Bishop-elect of the Protestant Episcopal Church....

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