The Rev. Elizabeth A. Eaton, presiding bishop-elect, answers questions at a news conference on Wednesday, Aug. 14.
Voting members participate in daily Bible study.
Presiding Bishop Mark S. Hanson receives the Servus Dei Medal. This medal honors officers of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America at the completion of their terms and continues a tradition that was begun in our predecessor church bodies. Mrs. Ione Hanson stands by his side.