Church of England votes to allow female bishops

July 14, 2014 5:00 PM

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Church of England votes to allow female bishops

LONDON — The Church of England voted Monday to admit female bishops for the first time in its history.

A move by clergy in 2012 to approve similar legislation to allow women to become bishops was backed by many in the church but ultimately blocked by traditionalists.

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