Elizabeth Jayne Pessah was ordained to the sacred order of the priesthood by the Rt. Rev. George Elliot.
"The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me,
because the Lord has anointed me to bring good tidings to the afflicted;
He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted,
to proclaim liberty to the captives,
and the opening of the prison to those who are bound" Isaiah 61:1