(PUBCrossroad)One of the first women ordained a priest in the Anglican Church, Joy was involved in an inner-city ministry in London for 10 years before marrying Sojourners founder Jim Wallis and moving to Washington, D.C. Her story is humorous, tumultuous, and inspiring. 256 pages, softcover.
Renowned trailblazing Anglican priest Joy Carroll Wallis, inspiration for the BBC series" Vicar of Dibley," recounts her spiritual and professional path and the setbacks and triumphs she encountered. She discusses with humor and compassion what it is like to be a leader in women's rights and the rights of the poor, as well as her work with her husband, prominent religious leader and Sojourners figure Jim Wallis.