Rt Rev. Alan Scarfe. Bishop of Iowa.

Rt. Rev. Alan Scarfe.
Bishop of Iowa.

Alan Scarfe
Bishop of Iowa
225 37th Des Moines, IA 50312
Voice: 1515-277-6165


Email address for the diocese: diocese@iowaepiscopal.org/

Province: 6

Succession #: 983
To be consecrated on April 5, 2003
Bp. Iowa, 2000- Born: 5/3/50 at Bradford, Yorkshire, England

75 Romanian Orthadox Inst

Ordained deacon: 2/86 Ordained priest: 12/86
Marriage: 8/23/75. Children: 4 . Spouse: Donna

Assignment when elected: R. St. Barnabas, Los Angeles Size of parish: 1

Service on interim bodies in 2006-2009 triennium: Standing Commission on Ecumenical and Interreligious Relations

Law on homosexuality in IA +

'+' = No sodomy law
1 = Sodomy is a felony for lbs & straights
2 = Sodomy is a misdemeanor for lbgs & straights
3 = Sodomy is a felony, but only for lbgs
4 = Sodomy is a misdemeanor, but only for lbgs

Statistics for Diocesan bishops:
9,601 communicants in 1999, rank: 69
22,882 communicants in 1997, rank: 67
Median congregation: 88.16
Average congregation: 125.64
Number of congregations with 1,000+: 2
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99 e.g. Actions in green are votes that if 'yes' are favorable to lesbigays
Actions in red are votes that if 'yes' are unfavorable to lesbigays
Actions in black are votes that are neutral to lesbigays

Voting Record
103 Consented to the consecration of Gene Robinson as Bishop of New Hampshire
0 03Voted to Endorse Certain Historic Anglican Doctrines and Policies -- Bishop Ackerman's resolution at GC 2003


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