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Bishop John Shelby Spong

Stranger in a Strange Land: Bishop Spong in Cobb County

John Shelby Spong, the controversial Episcopal bishop who writes such provocatively-titled books as Why Christianity Must Change or Die and Rescuing the Bible from Fundamentalism, recently did a book-signing and reading in Austell, Georgia. Austell is in Cobb County, infamous for its 1993 anti-gay resolution