Friday, October 9, 2015


From left, Bishop Gerry Wolf, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori and Bishop Elect W. Nicholas Knisely chat in a classroom where they announced the new bishop elect at a press conference at St. MaryÕs Church Parish House in Portsmouth on Friday. Bishop Knisely was ordained at St. George’s on Saturday.

Photos by Rich Dionne
The Very Rev. W. Nicholas Knisely fields questions from the media at St. Mary's Church on East Main Road in Portsmouth on Friday. He was ordained as bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island at St. George's in Middletown on Saturday.