Sex scandal allegations rock Episcopal Church

December 1996
Christian Century;12/11/96, Vol. 113 Issue 36, p1222
Reports on an independent investigation launched by the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island in New York into allegations that priests in the diocese performed and participated in same-sex marriage ceremonies. Article in the `Penthouse' magazine claiming that Episcopal priests used drugs and engaged in homosexual orgies involving young men from Brazil; Presiding Bishop Edmond L. Browning's support for the investigation.


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