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Anne Elliott Hodges-Copple is sixth suffragan bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina.[1] She was consecrated as a bishop on June 15, 2013.[2] From November 1, 2015 until July 15, 2017, she served as Bishop Pro Tempore of the Diocese of North Carolina, due to the resignation of Michael Bruce Curry to become the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church. She returned to bishop suffragan upon the consecration of Samuel Sewall Rodman III as 12th Bishop Diocesan of North Carolina. Hodges-Copple is the first female bishop in the Diocese of North Carolina.[3]

The Right Reverend

Anne Hodges-Copple
Bishop Suffragan of the Diocese of North Carolina
ChurchEpiscopal Church (United States)
DioceseNorth Carolina
Orders
Ordination1988
Consecration15 June 2013
by Katharine Jefferts Schori, 26th Presiding Bishop
Personal details
SpouseJohn Hodges-Copple
Alma materDuke University
Pacific School of Religion

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  1. ^ "The Bishops of North Carolina". The Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina. Retrieved April 10, 2017.
  2. ^ "Anne Hodges-Copple ordained as North Carolina's bishop suffragan". Episcopal News Service. The Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society. June 17, 2013.
  3. ^ "Anne Hodges-Copple ordained as North Carolina's bishop suffragan". Episcopal News Service. 2013-06-17. Retrieved 2019-02-14.
Episcopal Church (USA) titles
Vacant
Title last held by
J. Gary Gloster
6th Bishop Suffragan of North Carolina
June 15, 2013 – Present
Incumbent