Schori, Katharine Jefferts

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Schori, Katharine Jefferts Gender: F
born on 26 March 1954
Place Pensacola FL, USA, 30n25, 87w13
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
Date w/o time
Rodden Rating X
Collector: Taglilatelo
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 05°32' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif or s_capcol.18.gif

Katharine Jefferts Schori


American ecclesiastic, an Episcopal priest who became the first female Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church. She was elected to the post on June 18, 2006 at the convention in Columbus, OH and installed at Washington National Cathedral on November 4, 2006. She was ordained an Episcopal priest in 1994 and ordained a Bishop on February 24, 2001.

A licensed pilot, she is the daughter of one Air Force pilot and mother of another one. Before going into the priesthood, she was an oceanographer with a B.S. degree in biology from Stanford University (1974), an M.S. (1977) and Ph.D. (1983) in oceanography from Oregon State University. She subsequently earned her theological credentials with a master's of Divinity (1994), and an honorary D.D. (2001)both from Church Divinity School of the Pacific. She married in 1979 and has one child, Katharine, also a licensed pilot and Captain in the US Air Force.

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  • Relationship : Marriage 1979
  • Work : New Career 1994 (Ordained an Episcopal Priest)
  • Work : Gain social status 24 February 2001 (Ordained a Bishop)
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  • Work : Gain social status 18 June 2006 (Elected to highest churc office)
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  • Work : Great Achievement 4 November 2006 (Installed as Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church)
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  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (One)
  • Personal : Religion/Spirituality : Western
  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western
  • Notable : Famous : First in Field