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Admirers recall ‘bold journey’ of Bishop Leontine Kelly

Leontine Turpeau Current Kelly is being remembered as a trailblazer, a spiritual mother, a bearer for women of color in leadership and a gift to the United Methodist Church. She died at age 92 on June 28. Being elected as the first African-American woman bishop was just part of her “audacious life,” said Bishop Judith Craig, […]