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|The Right Reverend
|XII Bishop of Rhode Island|
|Province||The Episcopal Church|
|See||St. John's Cathedral|
|Term ended||November 17, 2012|
|Predecessor||George Nelson Hunt, III|
|Successor||W. Nicholas Knisely Jr.|
|Consecration||February 17, 1996|
April 30, 1947 |
Brooklyn, New York
|Spouse||Thomas Charles Bair Jr.|
|Profession||Episcopal Bishop of Rhode Island (retired)|
Wolf is a native of West Chester, Pennsylvania and was raised Jewish before becoming a Christian around 1971. She graduated from West Chester University in 1968 with a Bachelor of Science. She also holds a Master of Arts in education from Trenton State College which she received in 1971. At Episcopal Divinity School in 1977 she earned a Master of Divinity.
She was ordained to the diaconate in 1977, and to the priesthood in 1978, in the Diocese of Pennsylvania.
Wolf serves on several national committees and is the Liturgist for the House of Bishops. She is an associate of the Society of St. Margaret, a Companion of the Oratory of the Good Shepherd, an ecumenical oblate of Mount Saviour Monastery in Elmira, NY, and has visited and worked with the Taizé Community in France. She is the author of several published anthems and articles and creates whimsical figures that are made out of wood.
In 2007 Wolf married Thomas Charles Bair Jr.
- The Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island Office of the Bishop
- Sturzebecker Scholarship Program & Hall of Fame
|Episcopal Church (USA) titles|
George Nelson Hunt, III
|12th Bishop of Rhode Island
17 February 1996 – November 2012
W. Nicholas Knisely Jr.