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Fr. Peter Farrington: The Transfer of Bishops

Fr. Peter Farrington of the British Orthodox Diocese within the Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate has produced two excellent articles in a seriese on the transfer of bishops:

Part 1: The Translatin of Bishops (audio also available)

Part 2: The Transfer of Bishops in History

Update: Part 3: The Transfer of Bishops in Practice

These articles are relevent to the controversy surrounding the current papal election.