Collection Info

Spong, Bishop John S.

Span Dates: 1955-2001

Volume: 44 cubic ft.


The Papers of the Right Reverend John S. Spong are only partially processed at this time.

Hist/Bio Note

Biographical information about the Rt. Reverend Shelby Spong can be found in the Profile Gallery.

Finding Aid

A finding aid will be available when the collection is processed.


Any available information about the collection can be requested from the Archives of the Episcopal Church in Austin, Texas where the collection is housed.

Index Terms

ChutzpahEpiscopalSpong, ShelbyNew JerseyChurch work with gays -- United StatesGay Clergy -- United StatesGays -- Religious LifeGays -- United States -- History -- 20th Century -- SourcesLesbians -- Religious lifeOrdination -- EpiscopalSame-sex marriageLesbian clergy