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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - July 30, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa UPI Teipohotr Episcopal bishops, Edward Willis, jr., (with hat) and Antonio Ramos, begin the ordination ceremony in Philadelphia Monday with eleven women who were elevated to the priesthood. The bishops involved in the ceremony face possible dismissal by other Episcopal bishops because of their actions. Bishop Ramos, an active prelate from Costa Rica, unexpectedly joined three other bishops in officiating at the ceremony. Ordination: Packed, Jubilant R' George Cornell PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Episcopal Church rum has its first women priests, an office they gained in an open revolt against age-old ecclesiastical barriers They face threatened disciplinary restraints on their new ministry. But the* ll women ordained here Monday, with four bishops conferring on them the order of priesthood, indicated a confidence about their future that resembled the exuberance of the occasion. “I’ve been ministering to oppressed people, and 1 11 continue to do that — as a priest.” said the Hee Katrina Swanson, of Leawood. Kan . one of the newly ordained women. Their hopeful mood. expresses! at a news conference, followed a crowded, clamorous but jubilant three-hour ceremony of hymns, litanies and solemn vows About I .add people boomed out the responses and songs. “Amen!” they thundered after each prayer. Applause swelled repeatedly through the high-domed sanctuary, the century-old Church of the Advocate. “We believe it is a Christian duty to disobey unjust laws," Charles V Willie, a Harvard professor and vice' president of the church’s lay-clergy House of Deputies, told the congregation The women are not only the first female priests in the Episcopal church's history, but the first in the Western world to be ordained through the so-called "apostolic succession .’’ This is a chain of authority carried on through the generations by bishops since the time of .lesus' apostles, a lineage maintained in Roman Catholic. Eastern Orthodox and Anglican churches, of which the Episcopal Church is the American branch. Dissents Voiced Priests Co-Affirm “Take thou authority to execute the office of a priest in the church of God,” the bishops pronounced in turn, placing their hands on the heads of the new ministers in the ancient ritual, as television lights glared in the chancel area Scores of robed priests extended their hands, in a gesture co-affirming the action Many came from other cities to cheer the advent of women priests It happened in defiance of the church’s practice and traditions, and ran counter to 21) centuries of male dominance of Christian priesthood At a point in the rite when retired Colorado Bishop Daniel Corrigan asked if those present knew of “any impediments” to the ordinations, several priests stepped forward to voice dissents "Cnlawful and schismatic^!," protested the Rev. Charles ll Osborne, executive director of the American Church Union. an Anglo-Catholic group A “renegade service.” said the Rev. James Leach, of Providence, R. I “Perversion.” accused the1 Rev George Rutler. of Philadelphia. drawing a wave of boos Bishop Corrigan replied that Scripture and Christian teaching challenge “our customary rules and ways,” and not only permit the ordination ac tion but “command it ” \bove the altar hung a Scripture quotation “In Christ there is neither male nor female We arc1 one “ Unexpectedly, a currently active prelate*. Bishop Antonio Ramos, of Costa Rica, joined Bishop Corrigan and two other retired bishops in officiating at the service*. Twin Pines Junior Winners Monday were: Joan Pe*ck. medalist. Christi Thomas on ti holes and Amy Schaefer on 4 holes Prizes were awarded to Tami Thomas for low putts and Michel Thomas for high putts Monday will be the* final day of play b»r the summer Jones Park Junior Fourteen members participates! in play Mondav Medal-lst for the dav was Sandy Phillips Flight winners we*re* Debbie Zvaeek. championship. Brenda Boss, first, and Lore ne Kuehl, second The Olive Bassett tournament will tie bedel Monday with play to begin at 7 45 a m Elnicrest Junior Nine-hole winners in the final (prize) day of junior girls golf Monday we’re* Ann Al ford. medalist; Tracy Johnson. longest drive; Brenda Roushar. closest to pin, and Molly Gavin. ave*rage* golfer Tami Thomason was medalist and had the* longest drive*. Missy Y oung was close st to pin ami Linda Carstens. was ave*rage* golfe*r on 5 hede*s. Three-hole* winners we*r<* Lana Whitehead, medalist; Sue Martin longest drive, Polly Zimpfer. closest tee pin, and Susan Giles, average golf-er Miss Whitehead also won the special approae h prize* and sank an Indian ( reek Medalist honors went to Sheila J ilka on 9 holes. Laura Thmn<‘s on 5 and Jody Howell on 2 in junior girls golf played Monday Thew also won prize-s for low field shots Winning prizes for most putts were* Carrie Keskinen. (drey Carlson and Shauna Suggs There* were 23 girls playing. Reception Honors Newlyweds Friday Mr and Mrs David L McKee.    Lakewood,    Calif . were* honored with a wedding reception given Friday evening at the Wendy Oaks country club Hosts for the occasion    we*re* the*    bridegroom's    parents. Mr    and Mrs Grover Squires of IHI Thirty-eighth stre*e*t NE The* McKees v\e*re married June 29 at St Jude* s ( athedic church in Lakewood She* is the* former Rose Hallacy. daughter    of Mr ariel    Mrs Bernard Hallacy of Denver The* bridegroom is a former re*side*nt of Cedar Rapids EMM \ STONE ( ELEBK MES HER MTH BIRTHDAY Emma Stone*. 2051 Coldstream avenue NE. celebrates! her with birthday Sunday with a picnic given fly he*r family at Seminole park Saturday. 27 relative's ariel frienels shared courtesies with Mrs Stone at her home. love is... • • * £/r/;y£ the children swimming les sons. » US OO • '*74 fee Im A**#*#* fuCoffee Given Ann Culver, left, wife of Rep. John Culver (D-Cedar Rapids), chats with Mr. and Mrs. George Michel of 2887 Alburnett road, Marion, at a coffee given Monday in the River pavilion at Ellis park. The coffee is one of two given by the Citizens for Culver committee. The other coffee was given in the afternoon at Bever park. -Ga/pOe Dhoto bv Tom Werr/monSociety for Women Features DEAR ABBY: This will probably throw you. My husband is the best. He’s a good provider, we have a nice home, he loves our kids and spends his time and money on the house and family. The problem is my frustrations. Our relationship has dwindled to practically nothing. He gives me the usual goodbye and hello kisses, but,4 they’re completely without feeling He never really holds me, or caresses me He kisses me like I was his sister Should the honeymoon be over after 12 years? I'm no sex-bomb. so don’t suggest I meet him at the door in a see-through apron. I mentioned a counselor once, but he couldn’t understand why he needed one. Sometimes I'm so frustrated I could scream. I don’t want to hurt his masculine ego. Must I learn to live with this or is there a solution? FRUSTRATED DEAR FRUSTRATED Don't worry about hurting his masculine ego. Tell him what you've told me. But also ask him if he thinks you’re doing your part . ♦ ow Problems? You’ll feel better if you get it off your chest. For a personal reply, write to ABBY; Box No 697M. Los An geles. Calif. 90069 Christine Downs Married Sunday Oakland Church of the Nazarene provided the setting Sunday for the remarriage of (’hristine Jeannette Downs, SOO Fifth avenue SF., and Albert Leonard Downs. The Rev. C M. Howe officiated at the 2:30 ceremony. Parents of the bridal couple are Mrs Elizabeth J. Norris of Des Moines, Dominie J. Prochaska, 2465 First avenue SVV, and Mrs. V irginia Downs. 1044 Tenth avenue SE The bride wore a taffeta gown styled with long sleeves and a tiered lace skirt. Her sheer lace veil was caught to a satin pillbox hat and she carried a bouquet of blue and white carnations and white pompons. Tho bride’s mother was her matron of honor and Albert McDonough, step-father of the bridegroom, was best man Shane Saner seated guests and Shelley Ann and Michael Richard Wolf were flower girl and ringbearer. The matron of honor was attired in a blue chiffon gown. She wore a blue veil and headpiece and carried white carnations Following the ceremony, a reception was given for 15 guests at the home of the I bride's grandmother. Mrs J J Prochaska. 3217 Wave- ; land drive NVY ♦ ♦ ♦ The couple plans a delayed I wedding trip They will reside I at the Fifth avenue address ' The bride, a graduate of Young’s School of Beauty, is employed by Sandy's beauty salon Tin* bridegroom is employed by the Yellow Cab I Co. “Fabrics and Sewing’’ A Brand New Section Coming To The Cedar Rapids Gazette Wednesday, August 14 Of interest to all women who fashion their own clothes or do • Knitting • Needlepoint • Crewel • Upholstering • Draperies etc. For ads in this section, call Display Advertising Dept 398-8224 Pion Now, Last Minute Deadline is IO A M. Thurs. August 8 •6k- 6    +    * *    0 BLOWN-IN MINERAL WOOL INSULATION Summer Rate In Effect UM*r Pl A: IM GREAT PLAINS GAS Insulation Dept. I 101 Second Ave. S.I. Phone 362- ll 86 or 365- 4647 ,J\M*(iai(:SjH*ciaI •I jill IM (I nu* * On I) Oijp5x7< olorjWitail Chab Photographer on duty DAILY IO om-8 pm Sunday 10-om-6 pm July Aug. "r *? All Age*, Babies, children and adults One Sitting per subject Additional subjects—Croups or individuals rn same family- ii OO per subject No proofs—Choose from finished professional portraits (poses—our selection) You may select additional portraits offered at low prices SATISFACTION GUARANTEED KMART EAST ISO COLLINS RD. N E. ft 38 NO HANDLING CHARGE Colene Duren Becomes Bride DECORAH - Miss Colane Rae Duran. 364.3 Twelfth avenue SVV. Cedar Rapids, and Kevin Michael Wade were married Saturday in the chapel at Luther college VV. Clifford Sehrubbe, justice of the peace, officiated at the 6 o'clock ceremony. Mrs Wade 8 The Cedar Rapids Gazette: Tues., July 30. 1974 ■ The Shufflers Winners of the rubber bridge game played Monday at Noelridge Park Christian church were: North-south — Mrs John McCallum and Mrs Ken Touro. first, and Mrs Shirley Moore and Mrs Bill Howard, second; east-west — Mrs Robert Dreckman and Mrs Richard (inuit, first, and Mrs Jim Boardman and Mrs Robert Butschi. second Overall winners were Mrs McCullom and Mrs Touro. The next game is scheduled at !) Monday at the church The Want Ad number is Parents of the bridal couple are Mr and Mrs. Richard C. Duran, 1725 Brockman avenue, Marion, and Mr and Mrs. Clarence Wade, 2221 Haven court SW, Cedar Rapids The bride chose an A-line gown of antique white styled with a V-neckline with an antique lace overlay and three-quarter-length sleeves. She wore a matching picture hat and carried an arrangement of summer flowers. Mrs David Duran of Cedar Rapids was the bride s matron of honor and Steve Mineck was the best man. Mrs. Duran wore a light blue chiffon gown with antique lace trim and a matching picture hat. Follow mg the ceremony, a private reception was given at the Winneshiek hotel. ♦ ♦ ♦ The couple chose Wisconsin for their wedding trip On return they will reside in Iowa City where the bridegroom is a student at the University of Iowa He is also employed by Amana Refrigeration. Inc. The bride attended Iowa State university and is currently manager of the Rag Doll Day wltAT chmSTiAN SCIENCE CAN do [or A I Airily. It can bring an understanding of God s closeness and care, helping each one in the family in everything he does It can develop a deep love for the Bible, and joyful obedience to God s law It can teach every member and the family together, to heal problems in the way Jesus showed How can Chnstian Science do all this9 Through Sunday School classes that strengthen children Through Sunday services that inspire parents Through Wednesday testimony meetings where personal accounts of healing are shared Through Reading Rooms where truths are pondered in quiet Won t you invite Christian Science into your family s life? SUN SERVICES A SUNDAY SCHOOL IO JO A M WED TESTIMONY MEETING J JO P M 1212 2nd Ave* S E. Reading Room Hour* 9 to I Mon thru Sat al Suite IAI I.E. Tower    Phone    :I62-3I>:I7 ;

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