Michael Bruce Curry
Bishop Curry was elected Presiding Bishop by the 2015 General Convention, winning on the first ballot. He is the first African American to lead the Episcopal Church in its 230-year history.
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“Michael Bruce Curry,” The Church Awakens: African Americans and the Struggle for Justice, accessed June 19, 2019, https://www.episcopalarchives.org/church-awakens/items/show/471.