Religion: Block to California

A bishop then must be blameless, the husband of one wife, vigilant, sober, of good behavior, given to hospitality, apt to teach; not given to wine, no striker, not greedy of filthy lucre; but patient, not a brawler, not covetous. . . .

Thus, in San Francisco's Grace Episcopal Cathedral one day last week, did Bishop Arthur Huston of Olympia read the Epistle.

Receive the Holy Ghost for the Office and Work of a Bishop in the Church of God, now committed unto thee by the Imposition of our hands. . . .

Thus intoned California's...

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