The Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh conducted a sober leadership retreat to consider the future of the diocese.
Now we know for sure that some Episcopalians are very serious about their current situation. To sober up for any reason is a major event for Episcopalians. My second year Latin teacher–an Episcopal priest in an Episcopal school–was the first to inform me that "when there are four Whiskeypalians, there’s always a fifth."
If the current situation of TEC isn’t enough to sober many drinkers up, then only divine intervention is left for them. And the TEC.