Bishop Harris to Visit Christ Church – Jan. 15

Bishop Gayle Harris will visit Christ Church on Sunday, January 15, beginning with worship at the 10 a.m. service. She looks forward to meeting and greeting parishioners at the coffee hour (following the 10 a.m. service) and then will host a Q&A session to listen to and address your thoughts and questions. At 12:30, Bishop Gayle will join the Vestry for lunch.

Bishop Harris’ bio from the diocesan website:

Bishop Harris was ordained and consecrated a bishop in January 2003, and serves as a suffragan (assisting) bishop alongside the diocesan bishop, the Rt. Rev. Alan M. Gates.

She is the past vice chair of the Church Pension Fund Board of Trustees and has served on the Board of Directors of CREDO (a national resource program fostering Episcopal Church clergy leadership and wellness) and the Steering Committee of Bishops Working for a Just World.  She currently serves on the House of Bishops Pastoral Development Committee and the Board of Directors of the Episcopal Church Investment Group.  In the Diocese of Massachusetts she is vice president of Episcopal City Mission.  She also is the immediate past president of the Massachusetts Council of Churches and currently serves on its Working Board and Advisory Board.