GAINES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GAINES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Cracks in the ‘stained-glass ceiling’: Women reach prominent pulpits http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58352087-80/women-church-butler-pastor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/58352087-80/women-church-butler-pastor.html.csp">Cracks in the ‘stained-glass ceiling’: Women reach prominent pulpits</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ADELLE M. BANKS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Religion News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T14:23:13.683-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 02:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago. New York. Washington, D.C. In quick succession this year, three women have been chosen to lead historic tall-steeple churches in all these cities. In May, the Rev. Shannon Johnson Kershner became the first woman solo senior pastor at Chicago’s Fourth Presbyterian Church. In June, the Rev. Amy Butler was elected senior pastor of New York City’s Riverside Church. And finally, in July, the Rev. Ginger Gaines-Cirelli began leading Foundry United Methodist Church in Washington, D.C. “For wom...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58352087@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 14:23:13 MDT