Bishop V. Gene Robinson
Gene Robinson is the Episcopal Bishop of New Hampshire. Ordained in 1973, he made history three decades later when he became the first openly gay person to be consecrated a bishop in the worldwide Anglican communion. Robinson has led retreat programs, coordinated youth ministries, started mentoring programs for clergy, and worked with AIDS patients in the United States, Uganda and South Africa. His appearance is presented in cooperation with The Church of Our Saviour, celebrating its 150th anniversary in Elmhurst. Tickets for this event are $10, available at the door or www.elmhurst.edu/tix. Free for Elmhurst College students, faculty, staff and alumni.