The image depicted at the top of each page of this website is Bishop Theodora in Women’s Episcopal Succession. The original is a mosaic that appears in a side chapel of the Church of St. Praxedis in Rome. This image was provided to by Dorothy Irvin, theologian and archaeologist. Dorothy is the creator of a series of annual calendars depicting the archaeology of women’s traditional ministries in the Church. For more information about Dorothy’s work and to purchase her beautiful calendars please contact Dorothy at