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Former Lutheran Bishop Robert Alan Rimbo Is Reaching Deep

Mar 07, 2015


He's Innovative and Inclusive in Trying to Add to His Steadily Dwindling, and Aging, Congregation


Like many church leaders in the new millennium, New York City's top Lutheran bishop faces a steadily dwindling, and aging, congregation. And like others of his ilk, he is watching the tweeting, tolerance-minded new Roman Catholic pope with both interest and admiration.


But Bishop Robert Alan Rimbo may be the only spiritual leader trying to rebuild his flock with giant crossword puzzles in the subway and interactive art projects...


Read the full article from The Wall Street Journal here