The Rt. Rev. Keith Ackerman, 8th Bishop of Quincy, writes at Forward in Faith North America’s weblog about the death of Bishop Donald Parsons on Monday night:
It is with profound sorrow and deep regrets that I inform you of the death of the Right Reverend Donald James Parsons, 6th Bishop of Quincy, former Dean of Nashotah House, and Mentor to generations of priests. … May he rest in peace and rise in glory. Please pray for the repose of his soul and for his children, Mary, Rebecca and Brad.