link.The first woman chosen as leader of an Anglican church says her appointment shows women are not excluded from any role in the communion.
On Monday Katharine Jefferts Schori was controversially appointed head of the Episcopalian Church in the US.
In a BBC interview, she also described the current row about gay bishops as a relatively minor issue.
She urged members of the church to focus instead on issues like poverty and injustice.
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/5113804.stm . Women should they have a roll so high in the church .
will it change the church ?