The Rev. Patricia A. Davenport (left) and Rev. Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld are the first African-American women bishops of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
The Rev. Patricia A. Davenport (left) and Rev. Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld are the first African-American women bishops of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America
The Rev. Patricia A. Davenport (left) and Rev. Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld are the first African-American women bishops of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Evangelical Lutheran Church of America

Sisters emerging from the wilderness to help lead religious denominations

May 11, 2018 09:29 PM