NPR

Crisis in the Episcopal Church

Congregants stand outside Christ Church Episcopal in Overland Park, Kan.

Correction: A version of this story broadcast Wednesday incorrectly identified the title held by the Rev. Gene Robinson. He is bishop of New Hampshire.

Christ Church Episcopal, in Overland Park, Kan., is the latest congregation to break away from the national Episcopal Church, which elected an openly gay man in 2003 as New Hampshire's bishop.

Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Most Popular