Fandom

Religion Wiki

Eva Brunne

34,278pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Eva Brunne (born 7 March 1954 in Malmö) is a Swedish and bishop in the Church of Sweden.

Gerd Eva Cecilia Brunne served as a priest since 1978, during which time she has had several positions for the church, including pastor for the parishes Sundbyberg and Flemingsberg

In May 2009 she was elected as bishop in Diocese of Stockholm, winning the election by 413 votes against 365 votes. She was ordained to the episcopate on November 8, 2009, and is understood to be the world's first openly lesbian bishop.

Brunne lives in Stockholm together with Swedish priest Gunilla Lindén. [1]

References

  1. Frankfurter Rundschau:Eva Brunne (german)

External links

sv:Eva Brunne

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki