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Australia: first woman bishop takes charge in Gippsland

Posted on: March 23, 2015 2:53 PM
New Anglican Bishop of Gippsland Kay Goldsworthy is looking forward to getting settled into her new position.
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[Gippsland Times] "Challenging, a bit terrifying, but also really exciting"- that's how Gippsland's new Bishop Kay Goldsworthy describes the job in front of her.

Bishop Goldsworthy was officially installed into her new role as the head of the Gippsland diocese on Saturday, replacing John McIntyre who died unexpectedly last year.

Originally from Melbourne, Bishop Goldsworthy has been a part of a number of historical firsts for the Anglican Church in Australia.

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