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Photo of Most Rev. Thomas E. Abel
Bishop, Catholic Church of AmericaPastor, Santo Nino Catholic Church
Home 16770 Pinata Drive San Diego CA 92128 USA Home Phone: (858) 945-2235 Birthday: 3 January 1952 Website: Catholic Church of America

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.A. History, Saint Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
  • STL, Seminary of Saint Francis of Assisi, Old Roman Catholic Church, English Rite, Chicago, IL

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 12 June 1994 by Bp Floyd Anthony Kortenhof
  • Priest: 28 January 1995 by Bp Floyd Anthony Kortenhof
  • Bishop: 25 May 2003 by Archbishop Floyd Anthony Kortenhof, Archbishop Karl Barwin, and Bishop Robert Collier

Education Level

Bachelor's Degree
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Photo of Most Rev. Michael Adams
Bishop, Ascension Alliance
Home Fairfield IA 52556 USA Home Phone: (641) 472-7253 Website: Ascension Alliance

Notes

Education:

  • BA (Political Science)
  • BA (Theology)
  • MA (History)
  • MA (Education)
  • DD.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: ? by Bp ?
  • Priest: ? by Bp ?
  • Bishop: ? by Bp ?
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Photo of Right Rev. Sherrie L. Albrecht
Presiding Bishop, The Free Episcopal Church
Work 2100 Manchester Rd. Ste 900-111 Wheaton IL 60187 Work Phone: (630) 260-1679 Birthday: 11 February 1952 Website: The Free Episcopal Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • College of DuPage: Glen Ellyn IL, AAS-Geography, 1989
  • National-Louis University: Evanston IL, BAS-Behavioral Science, 1996
  • Bishop Anderson House (ECUSA): Chicago IL, Lay Chaplain’s School, 1998
  • Read for Orders: The Free Episcopal Church 2002-2003
  • Hospice Foundation of America: CNS Home Health and Hospice, Carol Stream IL, Hospice Volunteer Training, 2006
  • Midwestern University: Downers Grove IL, Certificate in Gerontology Studies, 2006
  • University of Wisconsin: Madison WI, Certificate in Substance Abuse Assessment 2007

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 27 October 2002 by Bp Rob Angus Jones
  • Priest: 4 October 2003 by Bp Rob Angus Jones
  • Bishop: 9 October 2004 by Bp Rob Angus Jones with Bp Sharon Hart and Bp William “Rusty” Clyma assisting
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Archbishop, Old Catholic Apostolic ChurchPastor, St. Michael the Archangel Cathedral
Home 1124 N. 3rd St. Phoenix AZ 85004 Home Phone: (210) 870-4042 Birthday: 26 December 1967
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Photo of Right Rev. Kenneth J. Babauta
Bishop, American Orthodox Catholic Church – Holy Synod of the America’sPastor, St Victors Old Catholic Church
Work 1035 Indiana St Vallejo CA 94590 Home Phone: (707) 745-4074 Birthday: 28 April 1954

Biographical Info

Education:

  • BS Occ Ed
  • BA Liberal Arts
  • DD
  • AA Human Services

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 29 June 1989, by Archbishop Bernard Dawe
  • Presbyter/Priest, 12 September 1990, by Archbishop Bernard Dawe
  • Bishop, 20 May 2000, by Ab Bernard Dawe, Ab Donald Gabriel, Ab Donald Weeks, Ab Thaddeus Stamford, Ab Daniel Sweeney, B Jerome Bell
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Photo of Most Rev. Elaine André Bessette
Presiding Bishop, Order of Magdal-Eder
Home PO Box 110883 Tacoma WA 98411-0883 Jurisdiction: Order of Magdal-Eder

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 20 June 2003, by Bp. Sharon Hart
  • Presbyter/Priest, 20 March 2004, by Bp. Sharon Hart
  • Archpriest, 23 January 2005, by Bp. Martha Shultz
  • Bishop, 17 September 2005, by Bp. Martha Shultz and Bp. Dale Shultz.
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Patriarch, Western Rite Orthodox Catholic ChurchChief Exorcist, International Catholic Association of Exorcists
Home 5663 Damson Dr. Burlington KY 41005 Home Phone: 859-638-2635 Birthday: 23 April 1980

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Th.D 2009 from ?
  • M.Th. 2011 from ?
  • D.D. 2012 from ?

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 4 February 2011, by Bp. Isaac Kramer
  • Presbyter/Priest, 4 February 2011, by Bp. Isaac Kramer
  • Bishop, 14 April 2012, by Bp. Isaac Kramer.
  • Patriarchal Enthronement, 17 November 2013, by Bp. Frank Vandeventer
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Photo of Most Rev. Mel Howard Borham
Bishop, Old Catholic Churches International
Home 56 Creek St. #310 Wrentham MA 02093 Home Phone: (508) 384-0004 Birthday: 19 December 1955 Website: Old Catholic Churches International

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Mt. St. Francis Seminary (Franciscan) incomplete
  • Read for orders 3 year program mDiv (hon)
  • Ohio University, Assoc.business.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 10 June 1995 by Bp. Carl Purvenas-Smith
  • Presbyter/Priest, 21 February 1996 by Bp. Carl Purvenas-Smith
  • Bishop, 9 June 2007 by Abp. David F. Milne DD (Canada)
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Bishop, The Independent Roman Catholic Church
Home 3352 19th Street Wyandotte MI 48192-6026 Home Phone: (734) 250-0992 Birthday: 26 April 1943 Jurisdiction: The Independent Roman Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Certified Catechist and Director of Religious Education, Archdiocese of Detroit, MI, 1970s, 20+ yrs. experience
  • Completed permanent diaconate training, Archdiocese of Detroit, MI but was not ordained, 1971
  • STL from Sanctus Theological Institute – Mesa, AZ, 2002
  • Associate of General Studies from Wayne County Community College District – Detroit, MI, 2003

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 26 June 2002, by Bps. Robert Bowman, Sharon Hart, Kimo Keawe, Wm Wettingfeld, and Mark Newman
  • Presbyter/Priest, 14 June 2003, by Bp. Robert M. Bowman.
  • Bishop, 9 March 2013, by Bps. Richard Kalbfleisch and Dayton Gnau.
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Archbishop, The North American Brazilian Catholic UnionPastor, Saint Duarte Costa Union Church
Home Riverton WY 82501 Home Phone: (307) 438-3514 Jurisdiction: The North American Brazilian Catholic Union Religious Order: The Monastic Order of Saint Sebastian

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 15 April 2011 by Bp. David Pascua.
  • Priest: 15 April 2011 by Bp. David Pascua.
  • Bishop: 15 January 2012 by Bp. Allen Lambert.
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Archbishop, Christ Catholic ChurchAbbot-Bishop, Order of the Shepherd’s Heart
Home P.O. Box 493 Eureka Springs AR 72632 Home Phone: (417) 501-6924 Birthday: 18 June 1969 Religious Order: Order of the Shepherd\’s Heart Jurisdiction: Christ Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Current Public Ministry:

Ordinations:

  • Minor Orders, 2000, by Bp. Dwain Edward Houser.
  • Deacon, 16 October 2004, by Bp. Lawrence Michael Cameron.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 27 May 2005, by Abp. Robert M. Bowman.
  • Bishop, 9 September 2007, by Abp. Karl Hugo Prüter.
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Metropolitan Archbishop of Archdiocese of Eusebius of Caesare of the CEEC
Home 1663 Autumn Avenue Memphis TN 38112 Home Phone: 901-463-9048 Birthday: 11 October 1962 Jurisdiction: Archdiocese of Eusebius of Caesare of the CEEC

Biographical Info

Current Public Ministry:

Education:

  • Associates Ministry Degree, Liberty Bible College
  • BA Ministry Degree, Spirit of Truth Bible Institute
  • MS Theology Degree, Spirit of Truth Bible Institute
  • Doctorate in Pastoral Counseling, Spirit of Truth Bible Institute
  • Ph.D. in Christian Education, Faith Bible College and Seminary

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 1977, by Rev Arthur Pugh.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 1980, by Rev Richard Sampson.
  • Bishop, 1999, by Bishop David T.P. Perrin and Bishop Don Mears.
  • Archbishop, 2004, by Abp David Billings, plus 4 other Abp(s)
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Photo of Most Rev. Lawrence Michael Cameron
Bishop, Christ Catholic Church
Home 3202 Rue Voltaire #1117 South Bend IN 46615 Home Phone: 734-652-1471 Birthday: 15 January 1959 Jurisdiction: Christ Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Albion College, B.A.
  • Methodist Theological School in Ohio, M.Div.
  • Ashland Seminary, D.Min.
  • Trinity Seminary, D.R.S.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 1983, by Bp. Edsel A. Ammons (Methodist).
  • Presbyter/Priest, 2003, by Bp. Robert Bowman.
  • Bishop, 4 June 2005, by Bp. Robert Bowman, Bp. Fix and Bp. Thomas.
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Home 106 Courtney Cir Greenville SC 29617 Home Phone: (864) 640-4637 Birthday: 6 September 1959 Parish: Little Portion Friary

Biographical Info

Current Public Ministry:

Education:

  • BA Philosophy/Fine Arts, USC Spartenburg, 1993
  • MA Art Studio, USC Columbia, 2004
  • MDiv. Divinity/Theology, Suffield University, 2005

Ordinations:

  • First Profession TOR, 13 June 1975 (Renewed annually until 1982), by Msgr. Donald Gorski
  • Professed Riasophore Monk, 13 January 1981, by Bp. George Augustine Hyde.
  • Deacon, 16 January 2001, by Bp. Brian Carsten.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 17 January 2001, by Bp. Brian Carsten.
  • Elevation to Stavrophor Monk, October 2005, by Bp. Vincent Cuestes.
  • Entered the Great Angelic Schema, 17 March 2007, by Bp. Philip Edge.
  • Bishop, 14 April 2012, by Bp. Adrian Glover, Bp. Gregory Godsey and Bp. John Bell.
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Home 5330 Poinsetta Avenue Winter Park FL 32792 Home Phone: 407-677-0072 Birthday: 15 May 1953

Biographical Info

Education:

  • BA, Florida Technological University aka University of Central Florida, 1974
  • none, St. Meinrad College and School of Theology
  • MS, Nova University, 1981
  • Pastoral Ministry Certificate, Diocese of Orlando, 1993

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 14 June 1996, by Bp. Norbert Mary Dorsey, CP, Third Bishop of Orlando.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 25 November 2006, by Bp. Joseph Daniel Finnegan, Presiding Bishop Catholic Church Inc.
  • Bishop, 26 January 2013, by Bp. Lionel Joseph White, Bp. Terry Villaire and Bp. James Sherlock.
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Photo of Most Rev. Neil V. Christensen
Presiding Bishop, Dioceses of St. John the Divine, OCCC (removed to USA)
Home Sacramento CA 95828

Biographical Info

Current Public Ministry:

  • Abbot, Community of Sts. Elizabeth of Hungary and Francis de Sales, Interdenominational

Education:

  • AA in Humanities, Cabrillo College, Aptos CA., 1973
  • M.Div., Th.D., Graduate School of Theology, (JSTB), 1978 ·

Ordinations:

  • Presbyter/Priest, 8 June 2007, by Bp. David Francis Milne.
  • Bishop, 8 June 2007, by Bp. David Francis Milne
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Photo of Right Rev. William E. Conner Jr.
Bishop, Celtic Church in USA
Home P.O. Box 140182 Dallas TX 75214 Home Phone: 214.916.0514 Website: Celtic Church in USA

Biographical Info

Education:

  • D.D. Honorary, The Open Christian Theological Seminary, 2009.
  • Ph.D. in Pastoral Psychology, Interfaith Seminary, 2002.

Ordinations:

  • Presbyter/Priest, December 1998, by Bp. Mark Kersey.
  • Bishop, March 2001, by Bp. Billy Corn.
  • Bishop, April 2003, by Bp. Bruce Campbell.
  • Bishop, sub conditione, August 2006, by Bp. Irwin Young.
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Photo of Most Rev. Juan Correa
Bishop, Hispanic Catholic Church
Work 812 N Alvarado St Los Angeles CA 90026 Work Phone: 213-483-6952 Birthday: 28 January 1950 Parish: House of Mercy

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Colombia Seminary Social Services

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 19 May 1980, by Bp. Mikhael of Edessa, O.S. J.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 12 June 1983, by Bps. Jacob Perna and Mark Miller.
  • Bishop, 1 March 1998, by Bps. Emelie Fairfield y Rodriguez, Mark I Miller and Lawrence I Hicks.
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Photo of Most Rev. David B Crabtree
Archbishop, Saint George Archdiocese, The Anglocatholic Church
Home 16539 Park Scot Drive Houston TX 77084-4049 Home Phone: (832) 691-4738 Birthday: 16 December 1963

Biographical Info

Education:

  • College of Biblical Studies, Houston Texas

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 19 November 2011, by Bp. Rodney Rickard.
  • Priest, ?, ?.
  • Bishop, 4 May 2013, by Bps. Rodney Rickard and Michael Wrenn.
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Photo of Most Rev. Timothy Michael Cravens
Presiding Bishop, Independent Catholic Christian Church
Home 891 N. 27th Street Philadelphia PA 19130 Work Phone: (267) 909-3333 Jurisdiction: Independent Catholic Christian Church Parish: St. Mary of Grace Independent Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.A., Emory University, 1988
  • M.Div., Harvard University, 1993

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 22 May 1999, by Bp. John Plummer
  • Presbyter/Priest, 20 November 1999, by Bp. John Plummer
  • Bishop, 30 September 2000, by Bp. John Plummer and Bp. Catherine Adams
  • Bishop, sub conditione, 19 January 2003, by Bp. John Plummer
  • Bishop, sub conditione, 11 July 2004, by Bp. John Plummer, Bp. Peter Paul Brennan, and Bp. Richard Blalack
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Photo of Right Rev. David J. Cronan
Bishop, Old Catholic Churches International
Home 209 E Potter St Wood Dale IL 60191 Birthday: 21 December 1957 Jurisdiction: Old Catholic Churches International Parish: Church of the Epiphany

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.A. English, St. Anselm College, NH
  • M.Div./M.A. Theology, St. John’s University, MN
  • J.D. New York Law School, NY

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 1 November 2003, by Bp. Thomas Doran (Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockford)
  • Presbyter/Priest, 11 June 2004, by Bp. Thomas Doran (Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockford)
  • Bishop, 26 June 2010, by Bp. Brian Brown
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Retired, Vicar General OCCA
Home 1107 E. Lewis Street Fort Wayne IN 46803 Home Phone: 260-797-8123
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Auxillary Bishop, The American Apostolic Church
Home 227 Tennessee Ave, NE Washington DC 20002 Home Phone: (202) 460-1262 Birthday: 11 October 1976

Biographical Info

Education:

  • L.Th, Institute of Contemporary Christian Theology, 2004

Ordinations:

  • Bishop, 18 January 2004, by Bishop Michael Carrol and Bp. Carlos Harvin.
  • Bishop, Subconditione, by Bishop Francis Maria Salvato
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Photo of Most Rev. Kenneth L. Denski
Bishop-in-Residence, Old Catholic Churches International
Home 495 Burgundy Drive Southampton PA 18966 Home Phone: (215) 806-0430 Jurisdiction: Old Catholic Churches International Parish: Saint Miriam Parish and Friary

Biographical Info

Current Ministry:

  • Chaplain, Local Bucks County, PA Nursing Home.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 24 May 1987, by Bp. Martin Lohmuller, Auxiliary Bishop, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 07 February 1998, by Bp. C. Allen Jimenez.
  • Bishop, 22 January 2005, by Bp. C. Allen Jimenez, Bp. Peter Brennan and Bp. Joseph Grenier.
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Photo of Rev. David Dismas
Bishop, Rumney Marsh Diocese
Home 317 Hollis Street Framingham MA 01702 Work Phone: 508-270-1084 Birthday: 31 August 1954 Jurisdiction: Rumney Marsh Diocese

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.A., Merrimack College, 1990
  • M.Div., Boston University School of Theology, 1994
  • S.T.M., Boston University School of Theology, 1996

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 14 January 1989, by +Charles David Luther.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 26 May 1990, by +Paul Diederich.
  • Bishop, 24 June 2000, by ++Roland L. Salvador, +Joseph A. Johnson, and +Raymond Contois
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Photo of Most Rev. Benjamin B. Driggers
Archbishop, Independent Reformed Catholic Church
Home Sumter SC Jurisdiction: Independent Reformed Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: ? by Bp ?
  • Priest: ? by Bp ?
  • Bishop: ? by Bps ?
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Photo of Most Rev. Michael A. Dunn
Bishop, Our Lady of the Snows
Home 1758 E Jules Court Highlands Ranch CO 80126 Home Phone: (949) 272-6361

Biographical Info

Education:

  • BS Psychology University of San Diego
  • M.S. Counselling, USC.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 15 June 1984, by Bp. James V. Casey.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 11 October 2011, by Bp. Michael Kline.
  • Bishop, 12 October 2014, by Bps. Matthew Kline and Michael Kline
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Photo of Most Rev. Jorge Rodriguez Eagar OSB
Bishop, Ascension AlliancePastor, The Shrine of Holy Wisdom
Home 1630 W. Laredo Street Chandler AZ 85224 Home Phone: 480 786-3165 Birthday: 18 December 1946 Jurisdiction: Ascension Alliance Parish: The Shrine of Holy Wisdom

Biographical Info

Education:

  • AA Interpretation & Translation
  • BA Latin American studies
  • MA Hispanic Letters
  • PH.D Hispanic literature

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 9 December 2000 by Bp. Richard Gundrey
  • Priest: 29 September 2001 by Bp. Richard Gundrey
  • Bishop: 4 May 2008 by Bps. Mark Newmann, Patsy Grubbs, and Richard Gundrey
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Bishop Varlaam Bishop and Prior General, Holy Order of St. Luke the Healer
Work PO Box 105 Largo FL 33779 Work Phone: 727-222-5348 Birthday: 25 February 2057 Jurisdiction: Holy Order of St. Luke the Healer

Biographical Info

Education:

  • MD
  • JD
  • MBA
  • Th.D

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 15 July 2012 by Archbishop Haralambos of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Exile
  • Priest: 29 June 2013 by Bps. W. Edward Crabtree and John Francis Sahuque
  • Bishop: 12 October 2013 by Bps. W. Edward Crabtree, Martin McGuire and N.A. Crabtree
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Bishop, Vieja Iglesia Catolica Romana de Rito Latino – Portugal
Home Pontinha Madeira Portugal Jurisdiction: Vieja Iglesia Catolica Romana de Rito Latino

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: ?
  • Priest: ?
  • Bishop: ?
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Archbishop, The Sacred Order of Saint Michael the Archangel
Home Ontario 91762 Canada Home Phone: (213) 235-5112 Birthday: 26 February 1953 Jurisdiction: The Sacred Order of Saint Michael the Archangel

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Ph.D. in psychology and sacred theology – Saint Michael Catholic Seminary South Bay

Honorary Degrees:

  • Raphael University – Doctor of Divinity.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 23 May 1975, by Archbishop’s +Gregory Voris, Bp James Griffis, Bp David R. Vashon, and Bp Richard W. Bridges.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 23 May 197, by Archbishop Gregory David Michael Voris and Bp James Griffis.
  • Bishop, 26 June 1979, by Archbishop Gregory David Michael Voris, Bp James Griffis, Bp David R. Vashon, and Bp Richard W. Bridges.
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Bishop Emeritus, American Old Catholic Church
Home 2315 Ohbah Nene Tallahassee FL 32301-4764 Home Phone: 850-656-3777 Birthday: 18 May 1938 Jurisdiction: American Old Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • BA, Saint Mary’s Seminary & University, 1960
  • MSA, George Washington University, 1972
  • D.Min., AGAPE Seminary, 2007
  • D.D., AGAPE Seminary, 2011

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 15 February 2004.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 31 August 2004.
  • Bishop, 5 November 2005, by Bp. Daniel Clay Pugh, Bp. Orlando Lima y Aguirre, Bp. Terry Villaire and Bp. J. David Dolance.
  • Bishop (Sub Conditione), 19 June 2008, by Bp. Lionel J White and Bp. Terry Villaire.
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Photo of Right Rev. James Barnabas Foster
Archbishop, Ecclesia Gnostica Liberalis
Home Cincinnati OH 45211 Birthday: 6 March 1970 Jurisdiction: Ecclesia Gnostica Liberalis

Biographical Info

Education:

  • BA, Psychology
  • MA, Psychology
  • Psy.D., Clinical Psychology

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, ?, by ?.
  • Presbyter/Priest, ?, by ?.
  • Bishop, 20 January 2000, by Bp. James Graeb.
  • Bishop (Sub Conditione), 2002, by Bp. Robert Cokinis.
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Photo of Most Rev. Robert T. Fuentes
Bishop, Old Catholic Diocese of Napa
Work 3303 Whitemarsh Lane Fairfield CA 94534 Work Phone: (707) 425-1748 Birthday: 9 February 1960 Jurisdiction: Old Catholic Diocese of Napa Parish: Holy Family Old Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.A. International Relations, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA 1982
  • M.Th. candidate, St. Patrick’s Seminary, Menlo Park, CA 1988-89
  • Certificate of Ministry, Institute of Old Catholic Studies, to be completed in 2015

Ordinations:

  • Presbyter/Priest, 2 October 1999, by Bp. Jack Isbell.
  • Bishop, 11 July 2004, by Bps. Carl Allen Jimenez and Ollie Hollis.
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Photo of Most Rev. Lloyd William Gameson III
Bishop, Anglican Church USA
Home Portland OR 97217 Work Phone: 928-451-5654 Birthday: 29 October 1985 Jurisdiction: Anglican Church USA

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Certificate Program in Comparative Religions, 2007
  • Certificate Program in Metaphysics, 2008
  • Masters Degree in Divinity, Holy Wisdom Theological Seminary, 2009
  • Doctorate of Philosophy in Religion, Honoris Causea, Interfaith School of Theology, 2009
  • Doctorate of Theology, Honoris Causea, Holy Wisdom Theological Seminary, 2010
  • Doctorate of Philosophy, Honoris Causea, Franklin Institute of Theology, 2011

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 02 May 2004, by Bp. D.G. McMannes.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 21 May 2005, by Bp. D.G. McMannes.
  • Minors – Majors, 23 September 2010, by H.S.B. Patriarch Isaac Kramer – Mar Johannes Paulus –
  • Bishop, 25 September 2010, by H.S.B. Patriarch Isaac Kramer – Mar Johannes Paulus –
  • Archbishop, 25 September 2010, by H.S.B. Patriarch Isaac Kramer – Mar Johannes – Paulus –
  • Episcopal Regularization & Sub-Conditione, 7, May 2011, by Patriarch James Mondok, Patriarch Isaac Kramer, and Metropolitan Archbishop Frank Vandeventer.
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Photo of Most Rev. Phillip A. Garver
Presiding Bishop of the l’Eglise Gnostique Apostolique
Home 1920 Picadilly Place #B Indianapolis IN 46260 Home Phone: (877) 572-3717 Birthday: 31 May 1971 Jurisdiction: l’Eglise Gnostique Apostolique

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Diplôme d’Etudes Françaises II° et III° degrés, l’Université Paul Valéry, Montpellier, France, 1992
  • B.A. in French, Wartburg College, 1993
  • Licentiate in Thelogy, Athenea Theologica, 2002
  • Master of the Sacred Science, International College of Esoteric Studies, 2004
  • Diplôme Supérieur d’Etudes Théologiques, Aisthésis International Institut Théologique, 2007
  • B.A. in Philosophy, Indiana University, 2010
  • Master of Divinity, Earlham School of Religion

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 24 January 1999, by Bp. John Cole.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 11 July 1999, by Bp. John Cole.
  • Apostolic Prefect & International Legate, 11 November 2000, by Bp. Robert Cokinis.
  • Bishop, 16 February 2001, by Bp. Massimo Mantovani and Bp. Emanuele Coltro Guidi.
  • Bishop, Subconditione, 9 September 2001, by Bp. Valdeviso Matthews and Bp. Cynthia Davis.
  • Bishop, Exchange of Lineages, 6 April 2002, by Bp. Tau Ignatius of Alexandria VII, Bp. Ronald Cappello, Bp. Carl Emmanuel, and Bp. Osmel Valera d’Abela.
  • Bishop, Subconditione, 27 May 2002, by Bp. Michael Norman Buckley.
  • Bishop, 10 November, by Bp. Robert Cokinis and Bp. Stephan Hoeller.
  • Bishop, Subconditione with Concordat, 3 June 2003, by Bp. Gilbert Tappa.
  • Bishop, Subconditione, 13 March 2004, by Bp. John P. Plummer.
  • Archbishop, 25 May 2008, by Archbishop Philippe Laurent De Coster and appointment as Knight Grand Cross of Merit for North and South America, OSFAR+C.
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Bishop, Dioceses Maria Madre de Dios Old Catholic
Home 1557 Jupiter Way Milpitas CA 95035 Home Phone: 408-515-2696 Website: Dioceses Maria Madre de Dios Old Catholic

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 1999, by Bp. Richard Symphky.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 1999, by Bp. Richard Symphky.
  • Bishop, August 2012, by ?
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Photo of Right Rev. Gregory Wayne Godsey
Presiding Bishop, Old Catholic Churches InternationalPastor, Saint Francis Old Catholic Church
Home 118 Frances Drive North Augusta SC 29841 USA Cell Phone: 803-634-2029 Birthday: 21 June 1979 Jurisdiction: Old Catholic Churches International Parish: Saint Francis Old Catholic Church

Notes

Education:

  • D.D., Honorary, St. Luke’s Evangelical Seminary, 2001.
  • Certificate of Theology, Sacred Heart Theological Seminary UK, 2012.
  • Masters of Arts in Canon Law and Liturgical Studies, The Old Catholic Apostolic Institute, 2012.

Certifications:

  • EPA Section 608 Type 1 Certification, 2008.
  • R-410A Technician Certification, 2008.
  • Preventative Maintenance Technician Certification, 2008.
  • Certified Pool Operator National Certification, 2009.
  • EPA Section 608 Type 2 Certification, 2009.

Subconditional Ordination

  • Presbyter/Priest, 30 March 2004, by Bp. David Worley and Bp. Mark Morrison.
  • Bishop, 30 March 2004, by Bp. David Worley and Bp. Mark Morrison.

Education Level

Honorary Doctoral Degree
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Photo of Most Rev. Jairo Gonzolez-Montoya
Archbishop, Iglesia de la Santa Fe del Oriente Cristiano
Home Apartado Postal 200019 Medellin Colombia Home Phone: +57 315 532 37 77 Jurisdiction: Iglesia de la Santa Fe del Oriente Cristiano

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 2002, by Bp. Julio Martinez
  • Presbyter/Priest, 2005, by Bp. George Rodriguez-Villa
  • Bishop, 2006, by Bp. George Rodriguez-Villa, Bp. Constantine Spirou and Bp. Gonzalo Giraldo Moncada
  • Archbishop, 2008, by Bp. Symeon
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Vicar-General, Reformed catholic Church International
Home 397 Robinson Street Raynham MA 02767 Home Phone: (401) 769-1731 Birthday: 3 March 1947 Jurisdiction: Reformed catholic Church International Parish: Emmaus Ministry

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Associate Degree, Rhode Island Junior College, 1979
  • BS, 1981, Roger Williams College
  • MS, 1987, Johnson & Wales University

Ordinations:

  • Presbyter/Priest, 20 May 1974, by New England Ecumenical Union.
  • Incardinated, RcCINE, 24 September 2005, Bp. Gerald Clements
  • Bishop, 29 October 2006, by Bp. Gerald Clements and Bp. Lorraine Bouffard.
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Bishop, American Catholic Church Diocese of California
Work 3900 Cleveland Ave. San Diego CA 92103 Work Phone: 619-295-1489 Birthday: 10 February 1966 Jurisdiction: American Catholic Church Diocese of California

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Education:

  • B.A.
  • M.A.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon:
  • Priest:
  • Bishop: 22 September 2012 by Bps. Charles Grande, Thomas Able, and Robert Mary Clement.
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Bishop, The Ecumenical Catholic Church – Diocese of South Texas
Home 713 Merchant Street El Campo TX 77437 Home Phone: 254-350-8060 Birthday: 15 June 1964 Jurisdiction: The Ecumenical Catholic Church – Diocese of South Texas

Biographical Info

Current Ministries:

  • Vicar, St Francis Oratory
  • Administrator, Police Chaplain Corps of Texas
  • Ordinary of the Ecumenical Catholic Diocese of Texas since 15 Feb 2005
  • Member, Franciscans of the Holy Cross (OFC)
  • Published Author / Public Speaker – Human Rights Issues
  • Hospital, Hospice, Public Safety, Vol. School Chaplain
  • Wedding Celebrant – For all Occasions

Education:

  • Criminal Justice Administration, St. Edwards University
  • Theology, Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary
  • Theology, Westminster Theological Seminary
  • Mortuary Science, Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service (A.A.S.) June 2012

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 5 Dec 1994 , by Abp. George Michael Jachczymck (Eastern Rite Orthodox Church)
  • Presbyter/Priest, 11 Sept 1994, by Bp. Fredrick Bower,(Reformed Catholic Church), Abp. Dr. Mark S. Shirilau, (Ecumenical Catholic Church), Bp. Robert W. Martin (Ecumenical Catholic Church)
  • Bishop, 3 February 2005, by Abp. Dr. Mark S. Shirilau, Bp. Robert W. Martin (Ecumenical Catholic Church) Sub-conditionally consecrated by: John “Jack” Isbell, III (Old Catholic Church of Napa), M.J. Kimo Keawe, (United Ecumenical Catholic Church)
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Presiding Bishop, The Contemporary Catholic Church
Home 1300-G El Paseo Blvd, Ste. 187 Las Cruces NM 88001 Jurisdiction: The Contemporary Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Full time ministry

  • Chaplain, Sophia Sanctuary, Las Cruces, NM
  • Providing counseling, spiritual direction, and advocacy for individuals and families affected by mental illness.
  • Pastor, St. Mary Magdalene Oratory, Mesquite, NM
  • President, The Beloved Disciple Seminary, A chartered ministry of the Contemporary Catholic Church preparing students for ordained service & lay leadership within the IC/Autocephalous Sacramental Catholic community.

Education:

  • St. Louis University, B.S. Clinical Psychology 1978
  • Invisible College, BA (Hons) Religious Studies 1982
  • Open University, MBA 1985
  • Magdalen College, DPhil 1989
  • Loyola Institute for Ministry, Master of Pastoral Studies 1991
  • Loyola Institute for Ministry, Master of Science in Counseling 1993
  • University of Phoenix, Ph.D. Psychology of Religion 1995
  • Sanctus Theological Institute, Th.D. 2000

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 24 June 1998, by Bp. David P. Goddard
  • Presbyter/Priest, 22 July 1999, by Bp. David P. Goddard
  • Bishop, 6 December 2000, by Bp. David P. Goddard and assisted by Bp. Dr. Marilyn L. Sieg and Bp. Dr. Evelyn M. Hill
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Archbishop, Reconciliation Catholic Church
Home Grand Rapids MI Home Phone: (480) 649-0901 Birthday: 28 November 1952 Jurisdiction: Reconciliation Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts, 1978.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 15 August 2002, by Bp. John J. Spicer.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 4 October 2002, by Bp. John J. Spicer.
  • Bishop, 8 August 2004, by Bp. John Spicer and Bp. Bruce Knox.
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Presiding Bishop, Ecclesia Gnostica (Church of Gnosis)
Home 3363 Glendale Blvd. Los Angeles CA 90039 Work Phone: 323-467-2685 Birthday: 27 November 1931 Jurisdiction: Ecclesia Gnostica (Church of Gnosis)

Biographical Info

Education:

  • PhD Philosophy and Philosophy of Religion, University of Innsbruck

Ordinations:

  • Presbyter/Priest, 1958.
  • Bishop, 9 April 1967, by the Most Rev. Richard Duc de Palatine
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Presiding Bishop, Christ’s Church Fellowship Inc.
Work P. O. Box 67 Roswell NM 88202-0067 Work Phone: (817) 945-3888 Birthday: 26 December 1943 Jurisdiction: Christ’s Church Fellowship Inc.

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.Min, Whithorn School of Theology
  • D.D. (causis honorae), 1980
  • PhD. (Religion), 1995
  • PhD. (Bib. St.) St. Luke
  • S.T.D. (Sacr.Theo.) UMST
  • D.Min, St. Luke, 2004

Ordinations:

  • Bishop, 17 September 2005, by Abp. Michael Wrenn
    Bishop, Subconditione, 9 October 2007 by Abp. Rodney Rickard
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Presiding Bishop, International Ecumenical Catholic Church
Home 1519 Nu’uanu Avenue Honolulu HI 96817 Work Phone: (808) 531-5288 Cell Phone: (808) 220-5875 Jurisdiction: International Ecumenical Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • BA Valaparasio University Indiana
  • 65 M.Div. Va Theological Seminary
  • 1971, MSW University of Hawaii-Manoa
  • 1982, Doctor of Divinity
  • 2003, Sanctus Theological Seminary
  • 2010, Catholic Apostolic Church of Antioch

Ordinations:

  • Life Professed Brother, 19 September 2004, The Franciscans of the Holy Cross (OFC)
  • Deacon, 26 June 1971, by The Rt. Rev. William Creighton for ECUSA, Diocese of Washington
  • Priest, 2 February 1972 by The Rt. Rev. John Thomas Walker for ECUSA, Diocese of Washington
  • Bishop, 16 September 1974 by The Most Rev. Robert Cunninghan
  • Bishop, 14 September 1998 by The Most Rev. Mark Sharilau for Ecumenical Catholic Church, +Ron Lanham for UECC in England, and +Terry Flynn for UECC in England.
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Retired Bishop, Ecumenical Catholic Church +USA
Home 441 Meadowview Park Lewiston ME 04240 Home Phone: (207) 784-5638 Jurisdiction: Ecumenical Catholic Church +USA

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Educational Background:

  • Agape Old Catholic Seminary – Bachelor of Theology

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 10 June 2000, by Archbishop Maurice McCormick.
  • Provincial Superior Order of St. Basil, 23 August 2000, by Bishop James N. Meola.
  • Priest, 3 November 2001, Bishop James N. Meola.
  • Mitered Abbot, 3 November 2001, Bp James N. Meola assisted by Bp Carl Swaringim.
  • Bishop, 13 November 2004, by Bp Carl T. Swaringim and Bp David M. Kocka.
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Bishop, Diocese of St. Benedict
Work 400 Crain Highway South Glen Burnie MD 21061 Work Phone: (410) 766-7729 Jurisdiction: Diocese of Saint Benedict Parish: Emmaus Center, Inc.

Biographical Info

Educational Background:

  • B.A.
  • M.A.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 12 September 1996, by Bp. Dale Howard.
  • Priest, 12 November 1997, by Bp. Dale Howard.
  • Bishop, 12 June 2012, by Bp Richard Riccardi, Bp Anthony Santori, and Bp Willard Schultz.
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Bishop, Oratory of the Common Life

Biographical Info

Education:

  • BA
  • MPA

Honorary Degrees:

  • Doctor of Theology, Movemienta Abracista, Montevideo Uraguay

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, ?, by Bp. Jack Holman.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 1994, by Bp. Jack Holman.
  • Bishop, 22 February 1997, by Bps. Jack Holman, Ollie Hollis and Max Broussard.
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Presiding Bishop, The Archdiocese of St. Michael
Home P.O. Box 54 Highlandville MO 65669

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 2 March 2008, by Bp. Brian Brown and Bp Francis Sahuque
  • Priest, 5 April 2008, by Bp. Brian Brown, presiding with Bp Francis Sahuque & other Bps attending
  • Bishop, 21 April 2010, by Bp. Francis Sahuque presiding with other Bps attending.
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Presiding Archbishop, The American Catholic Church in the United States (ACCUS)
Home 2571 South 89th Street West Allis WI 53227 Home Phone: 414-455-8144 Birthday: 27 February 1965 Jurisdiction: The American Catholic Church in the United States (ACCUS)

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Humanities, Holy Names, 1992
  • Registered Nurse, Milwaukee Area Technical College, 2000
  • Master of Divinity, St. John XXIII Theological Institute, 2009

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 18 January 2003, by Archbishop Lawrence J. Harms.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 20 September 2003, by Archbishop Lawrence J. Harms.
  • Bishop, 3 October 2009, by Archbishop Lawrence J. Harms, Bp. Carl Gregory Purvenas-Smith, OSB (CACINA), and Bp. Michael Bernard Norton (formerly of CACINA)
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Bishop, Charismatic Episcopal Church in Kentucky
Home 869 G Cardwell Ln. Frankfort KY 40601 Work Phone: (502) 883-8503 Birthday: 4 August 1955 Jurisdiction: Charismatic Episcopal Church in Kentucky Parish: Holy Cross Chapel of Frankfort

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: ? by Bp Lawrence Cameron.
  • Priest: ? by Bp Robert Bowman.
  • Bishop: ? by Bp Louis Chinavare.
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Archbishop, Ecumenical Catholic Church of Christ – Western Region
Home 2851 W/ 120th Street, Suite E-279 Hawthorne CA 90250 Work Phone: 888-560-5509 Birthday: 18 November 1954 Jurisdiction: Ecumenical Catholic Church of Christ – Western Region

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon: ? by Bp ?
  • Priest: 27 April 1977 by Bp ?
  • Bishop: 18 November 2001 by Bps ?
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Bishop, The Home Temple
Home 337 Bardue Street Aromas CA 95004 Work Phone: (831) 726-3192 Birthday: 5 April 1941 Jurisdiction: The Home Temple

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Education:

  • Ph.D. Graduate, Theological Union, Berkeley, CA
  • M.Div. Episcopal Divinity School, Cambridge, MA
  • B.S. Portland State University, Portland OR

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 1969, by Bp. James Carman, Episcopal Bishop of Oregon.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 5 April 1975, by Bp. Adrian Spruit.
  • Bishop, 14 April 1975, by Bp. Adrian Spruit.
  • Subconditional Mutual Consecration, 12 July 1993 by Bp. George Boyer, Bp. Marie Lumazar, Bp. Tess Popper and Bp. Leila Boyer, in Boulder Creek, CA.
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Bishop, Community of the Incarnation
Work 391 Herrington Hill Road Greenwich NY 12834 Work Phone: (646) 617-5335 Birthday: 27 July 1954

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Education:

  • Bachelor of Theology (Melbourne College of Divinity, 1980)
  • Graduate Diploma of Education (Australian Catholic University, 1984)
  • Master of Arts (spirituality) (Holy Names University, 1990)
  • Master of Creative Media (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, 2005)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (in Christian mysticism: Monash University, Australia, 2015)

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 25 May 1990, Bp Marica Herndon
  • Deacon (sub-conditione), 2009, Brian Xavier Seaver
  • Priest, 25 May 1990, Bp Marica Herndon
  • Priest (sub-conditione), 2009, Bp Brian Xavier Seaver
  • Bishop, 05 December 2010, Bp Brian Xavier Seaver, Abp. Richard Roy, Bp Joseph Grenier, and Bp Kera Hamilton
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Archbishop, Ascension Alliance & Community of Ascensionists
Home 17206 144th St. KP N Gig Harbor WA 98329 Work Phone: (253) 961-9775 Birthday: 3 April 1950 Jurisdiction: Ascension Alliance

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Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, California State University, Northridge
  • Master of Social Work, University of Washington
  • M.Div, Sophia Divinity School
  • D.Min, St. Andrew’s and St. Stephen’s Colleges (Saskatoon and Edmonton)

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 17 November 1995, Bp. Robert Hoffman
  • Presbyter/Priest, 17 December 1995, by Bp. Sergius “Sasha” Burnes and Bp. Meri Louise Spruit
  • Bishop, 21 October 2006, by Abp. Richard Gundrey, Bp. Paul Clemens, and Bp. Kera Hamilton
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Bishop, Evangelical Episcopal Church
Home Calle Ibiza 7, 1E Teulada Alicante 03725 Espana Work Phone: +34-965740432 Birthday: 31 October 1956 Jurisdiction: Evangelical Episcopal Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • M.Phil., St. Alcuin House, 2006. BBS, University of Limerick, 1980.

Personal Accomplishments:

  • Chevalier, International Knightly Order of St. George.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 2003, by Abp. Max Broussard.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 2003, by Abp. Max Broussard.
  • Bishop, Feast of St. Ignatius 2007, by Bp. Josep Rosello, Bp. William Mikler, Bp. Seán Larkin, Bp. John Patterson.
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Abbot – Bishop, Exorcist Order of St. Michael
Home Post Office Box 4143 Independence MO 64051 Work Phone: (816)-529-3767

Biographical Info

Education:

  • D.B.H. St. Francis Bible College, Dallas, TX
  • D.D. Raphael University, Kansas City, MO
  • M.Div. Raphael University, Kansas City, MO

Affiliations:

  • Bishop, Order of Corporate Reunion
  • Knight of the Church, Holy Order of the Knights of Corpus Christi

Ordinations and Consecration

  • Deacon, September 2006, by Archbishop Michael J. Kline.
  • Priest, September 2006, by Archbishop Michael J. Kline.
  • Bishop, April 2011, by Primary Consecrator: Archbishop Michael J. Kline; Co-Consecrator: Archbishop Peter P. Brennan, Primate: Order of Corporate Reunion and the Ecumencial Catholic Diocese of the Americas; Co-Consecrator: Archbishop Francis C. Spataro, Primate: Apostolic Episcopal Church, Archbishop Paget E.J. Mack, OSBM, Archbishop Bruce D. Campbell, Presiding Bishop-Corpus Christi Ecumenical Fellowship.
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Bishop Protector, Exorcist Order of St. MichaelBishop Protector, Order of Corporate Reunion
Home Post Office Box 4143 Independence MO 64051 Work Phone: (816)-529-3767

Biographical Info

Education:

  • D.C. Cleveland Chiropractic College, Kansas City, MO
  • Th.D. Raphael University, Kansas City, MO
  • D.D. (honoris causa) Raphael University, Kansas City, MO

Affiliations:

  • Bishop, Order of Corporate Reunion
  • Knight of the Church, Holy Order of the Knights of Corpus Christi

Ordinations and Consecration

  • Deacon, September 1998, by Archbishop Louis Falk.
  • Priest, March 2004, by Archbishop Irl Gladfelter.
  • Bishop, August 2006, by Primary Consecrator: Patriarch Yuri I, Belarus National Orthodox Church-American World Patriarchates; Co-Consecrator: Archbishop Peter P. Brennan, Primate: Order of Corporate Reunion and the Ecumencial Catholic Diocese of the Americas; Co-Consecrator: Archbishop Francis C. Spataro, Primate: Apostolic Episcopal Church
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Archbishop, Unity Catholic Church
Home 1121 East Spruce Street Springfield IL 62703 Work Phone: 217-670-7652 Jurisdiction: Traditional Anglican Church of America Parish: Good Shepherd Ministry

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Presbyter/Priest.
  • Bishop, June 2003.
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Patriarch, Catholic Apostolic Church of Jerusalem
Work 2686 Lauffer Ravines Dr Columbus OH 43231 Work Phone: (614)423-9195 Jurisdiction: Catholic Apostolic Church of Jerusalem

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.Div, Liberty University, 2006
  • M.A.R.S., Liberty University, 2007
  • M.Div, Trinity Institute of Christian Counseling, 2009
  • Ph.D. Metaphysics, Templar University, 2008
  • D.Div., St. Francis House, 2010
  • Th.D., Holy Wisdom Seminary, 2010
  • Ph.D., Franklin Institute of Theology, 2011

Ordinations:

  • Presbyter/Priest, April 6, 2010, by ArchBp. +Frank Vandeventer
  • Bishop, April 6, 2010, by ArchBp. +Frank Vandeventer.
  • Archbishop, April 6, 2010, by ArchBp. +Frank Vandeventer
  • Patriarch, April 6, 2010, by Patriarch James F. Mondok
  • Regularized, October 8, 2010, by ArchBp. +Phillip Zimmerman, Bishop +William “Bill” Quinlan, and Bishop +Marcus Heckman
  • Metropolitan, May 7, 2011, by Patriarch James F. Mondok
  • Sub-Conditioned, May 7, 2011, by Patrarich James F. Mondok, and Metropolitan +Frank Vandeventer
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Bishop, Orthodox Catholic Church of America
Work 9705 W. Main St. Belleville IL 62223-1401 Birthday: 28 June 2052
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Presiding Bishop, United Ecumenical Catholic Church
Home PO Box 205 Penshurst NSW Australia Work Phone: 61-2-98729636 Jurisdiction: United Ecumenical Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Bachelor of Divinity
  • Doctor of Divinity (HC)

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, by Bishop Frank Bugge
  • Presbyter/Priest, by Bishop Frank Bugge
  • Bishop, 03 Fenruary 2001, by Archbishop Mark Shirilau, Bishop Jack Isbell, Bishop Marty Martin
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Bishop, The United States Old Catholic Church
Work 1838 Bardstown Road Louisville KY 40205 Work Phone: (502) 384-6610 Jurisdiction: United States Old Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • D.Min., Agape Seminary
  • M.Div., Agape Seminary
  • M.Ed., Argosy University
  • M.S.M., Sullivan University
  • B.A., Loyola University
  • Associate of Philosophy, Loyola University

Ordinations:

  • Bishop: 2006
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Bishop, American National Catholic Church
Work 22 Mellon Ave West Orange NJ 07052 Work Phone: 973-506-8174 Work Fax: 973-731-7765 Birthday: 12 February 1955 Jurisdiction: American National Catholic Church Parish: Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Current Public Ministry:

  • Bishop, American National Catholic Church
  • Pastor, St. Francis of Assisi American National Catholic Cathedral
  • Chaplain Essex County Hospital and Research Center
  • Chaplain Essex County Correctional Facility
  • Director of Formation for the Franciscan Community of Mercy

Education:

  • Psy.D Graduate Theological Foundation, South Bend, Indiana.
  • M.Ed. Community Counseling, Cleveland State University.
  • M. Div. Regis College, University of Toronto, Toronto School of Theology.
  • S.T.B. Regis College, University of Toronto, Toronto School of Theology.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 2004, by Bp. Robert Ditler, OSB.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 19 December 2005, by Bp. Robert Ditler, OSB.
  • Bishop, 2 June 2008, by Archbishop John T. Kelly, Bishop Dennis Bonnefont and Bishop Jim Bajlia.
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Inactive Bishop, The American Apostolic Church
Birthday: 13 August 1978

Biographical Info

Education:

  • LUC, B.A., 2000
  • Resurrection Health Care, C.P.E. (3 Units), 2006
  • NTS, M.Div., 2007
  • HRCI, SPHR, 2011
  • AMU, B.S., 2012
  • AMU, M.S. (Cand.), 2013

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 26 August 2006, by Bishop Timothy Cravens
  • Presbyter/Priest, 27 May 2007, by Bishop James Long
  • Bishop, 04 July 2008, by Bishop James Long, Bishop Steven Delaney, Bishop Michael Thomas
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Primate Archbishop of The Old Anglo Catholic Church

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 08 August 1988, by Bp. Joseph Fhelepenco.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 08 December 1988, by Bp. Joseph Fhelepenco.
  • Presbyter/Priest Subconditione, 21 July, 1997, by Bp Juan Garcia Germain [Anglican Church in America].
  • Bishop, 15 June, 2003, by Bps. Arthur David Seeland, Jorge Villa and Juan Correa. Huntington, Beach, California, USA.
  • Archbishop, 21 July 2005, by Bps. Gilles Tremblay, Gaston Morneau and Patric Leone [Montreal, Quebec, Canada].
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Retired Archbishop, American Orthodox Church
Work PO Box 35671 Greensboro NC 27425 Work Phone: (336) 340-4465

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Ordinations:

  • Subdeacon, 17 August 1985, by Bp Denis M. Garrison.
  • Deacon, 18 August 1985, by Bp Denis M. Garrison.
  • Priest, 11 January 1986, by Bp Denis M.Garrison.
  • Archpriest, 5 August 1990, by Bp Valadmir II.
  • Bishop, 14 December 1991, by Bp Denis M.Garrison and Bp Valadmir II.
  • Archbishop, 8 December 1993, by American Orthodox Holy Synod.
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Archbishop, The Old Catholic Church-Charismatic Rite
Home 111 Kenner Rd Minoa NY 13116 Jurisdiction: The Old Catholic Church-Charismatic Rite

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Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Music and History, New York State University at Oswego, August 1997
  • Master of Education in Instructional Technology, America Intercontinental University, March 2004
  • Alliances Theological Seminary, September 1998 – December 1999
  • Masters of Theological Studies, Nations University, May 2017

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 7 May 1999, by Bp Paul Verhearen
  • Priest: 23 May 1999, by Bp Paul Verhearen
  • Bishop: 18 February 2001, by Bishop Paul Dolan

Subconditional Ordinations:

  • Bishop: 22 April 2001, by Bps. Denis Garrison and Paul Dolan
  • Bishop: 10 July 2001, by Bp. Andrea Brennan
  • Bishop: 19 March 2016, by Bps. Rodney Rickard, Lucio Poccioa, Valdiveso P. Matthews, Gregory S. Peth, and Richard Summers
  • Bishop: 17 November 2016, by Bp. Rodney Rickard
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Patriarch and Primate, The Apostolic Johannite ChurchPrimate, Ecclesia Gnostica Joanita of North America
Home Calgary Alberta Canada Birthday: 3 July 1977

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Education:

  • STL Cand., St. Raphael the Archangel Seminary, 2007

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 14 December 2001, by Bp. J. Iohannes Foster
  • Presbyter/Priest, 15 December 2001, by Bp. J. Iohannes Foster
  • Bishop, 22 December 2002, by Bp. J. Iohannes Foster and Bp. R. Valentinus Freeman
  • Patriarch, 23 July 2003 by the Apostolic Johannite Church
  • Bishop, Subconditione, 19 June 2004, by Bp. K. Cephas Canterbury, Bp. W. Thomas Behun, and Bp. R. Valentinus Freeman
  • Primate, 23 July 2008, Ecclesia Gnostica Joanita of North America, by H.B. Mikael III Basilides
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Pastor/Founder, Regina Caeli Old-Catholic Ministries
Home Oldsmar FL Birthday: 10 January 1952

Biographical Info

Education

  • AA: St. Petersburg College, St. Petersburg, FL
  • AS: St. Petersburg College, St. Petersburg, FL
  • M.Div: Universal Ministries School of Theology, Milford, MI

Ordinations:

  • Priest, 15 May 2005 (Pentecost Sunday), by Archbishop Martin McGuire and Bishop William Mayo.
  • Bishop, 4 June 2006 (Pentecost Sunday), by Archbishop Martin McGuire and Bishop William Mayo and Bishop James Groover.
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Bishop, Communion of Synodal Catholic Churches
Home 340 Media Station Road, A302 Media PA 19063 Home Phone: (610) 566-1393 Jurisdiction: Communion of Synodal Catholic Churches Religious Order: Augustinians of the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.A., Religion, LaSalle University, Philadelphia
  • M.S., Education, Walden University
  • Additional Studies, Holy Trinity Institute

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 30 May 2004, by Archbishop Richard G. Roy, OSJD
  • Presbyter/Priest, 4 June 2005, by Archbishop Richard G. Roy, OSJD
  • Bishop, 2014, ?
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Bishop, Belarus Orthodox Church in Argentine
Home Buenos Aires San Vicente Argentina

Biographical Info

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 10 June 1977, by Bp. Clemente Dominguez Gomez (Pope Gregory XXVI)
  • Presbyter/Priest, 02 April 2000 by Syrian Orthodox Bp. Leolino Gomez Neto
  • Archpriest, 10 September 2001, by Belarus Orthodox Bp. Athanasios Luiz Antonio Kir Aloisios
  • Bishop, 19 March 2005, by Bp. Athanasios Luiz Antonio Kir Aloisios, Bp. Oskar Arnedo Camino. and Bp. Alexandros de Greco Liebana
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Bishop, Eglise Gnostique Catholique Apostolique
Home 243 West 15th Street, #4FE New York NY 10011 Work Phone: (646) 410-4764 Jurisdiction: Eglise Gnostique Catholique Apostolique

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Ordinations:

  • Priest, 22 June 2003, by Bps. John Cole and Danny Garvin.
  • Bishop, 10 November 2013, by Bp. Danny Garvin.
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Archbishop, Vieja Iglesia Católica Romana de Rito LatinoArquidiocesis Independiente de Chile
Home Santiago Chile Jurisdiction: Vieja Iglesia Católica Romana de Rito Latino

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon: ?
  • Priest: ?
  • Bishop: ?
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Chris Milianis Bishop, Autonomous Eastern Pan Orthodox Catholic Traditional Church
Work 19662 Lloyd Drive Clinton Twp MI 48038 Work Phone: 586-804-8229 Birthday: 20 February 1965

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Theology Doctorate Masters of Divinity Teaching Certificate Insurance License
  • Psychology Doctorate
  • Masters of Divinity
  • Teaching Certificate
  • Insurance License

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 14 September 1995 by Bishop Kyrillios
  • Priest: 16 September 1997 by Bishops Nicholas and Florida
  • Bishop: 24 December 1999 by UKRANIAN – IOAN GREEK OLD- NICHOLAS ROMANIAN-ZIVKO SERBIAN – ROMANOS MONTENEGO-MIXAILO (Editor note: Listed as it was sent to us)
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Presiding Bishop, Holy Imperial Russian Orthodox ChurchPresiding Bishop, Holy Nicholean Catholic Church
Work Phone: 207-370-9077 Birthday: 14 July 1973 Jurisdiction: Holy Nicholean Catholic Church/Holy Imperial Russian Orthodox Church

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.S. Psychology 2000
  • B.Msc. 2000
  • M.Msc. 2001
  • Ph.D. Metaphysical Science 2001

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 11 November 2009, by Bp. +Mansell Christian Gilmore.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 27 March 2010, by Bp. +Mansell Christian Gilmore.
  • Bishop, 30 January 2011, by Bp. +Mansell Christian Gilmore.
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Bishop, AACOU Phoenix Area
Home Apache Junction AZ 85120 Birthday: 31 October 1962

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Education:

  • BSS-2000
  • D.D.-2008

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 7 June 1984, by Bp. Benton Montgomery.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 22 March 1987, by Bp. Benton Montgomery.
  • Bishop, 15 November 2008, by Bp. Lucio Poccia, Bp. Rodney Von Packal, Bp. Rodney Rickard,
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Presiding Bishop, The Open Catholic Church
Work PO Box 1386 Claremont CA 91711 Work Phone: (800) 798-9739 Birthday: 15 September 1954

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Education:

  • S.T.B. Seminary of St. Mary
  • M.Min. Seminary of St. Mary

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 6 June 2005, by Bp. Martha Theresa Shultz.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 7 January 2006, by Bp. Martha Theresa Shultz.
  • Bishop, 18 March 2007, by Bp. Martha Theresa Shultz, Bp. Dale E. Shultz, and Bp. Yvonne Candelaria.
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Primus Emeritus – Presiding Bishop, HLT
Home P.O. Box 1101 Fairacres NM 88033

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Education:

  • University of Colorado at Denver – M.Arch.
  • University of Colorado at Denver – M.U.D.
  • University of Pune – B.Arch.
  • HT School of Sacred Studies – B.D.
  • SL School of Biblical Studies – Ph.D
  • Trinity University – Ph.D (honoris causa)

Ordinations:

  • Novice: 1996 – 1998; Salesian Society of Don Bosco (SDB)
  • Deacon: Feb 2009, by The Most Rev. Bp. Lewis Keizer
  • Priest/Presbyter: 12 July 2009, by The Most Rev. Bp. Dr. L.S. Keizer
  • Bishop: 22 Nov 2009, by The Most Rev. Bp. Dr. James E. Babeckis; Co-Consecrator: Bp. B. A. Chapman, Bp. S. Greer(absentia)
  • Re-Consecrated Bishop: 24 April 2010, by The Most Rev. Bp. Dr. Allen H. Greenfield; Co-Consecrator: Bp. William A. Coles, Bp. L. E. Berrey

Principal Apostolic Consecrator of:

  • Bishop Christian Payne
  • Bishop Roger Cole
  • Bishop Lacy Coutu
  • Bishop Leigh E, Berrey
  • Bishop William A. Cole
  • Bishop Allen H. Greenfield
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Bishop Ordinary, Anglican Diocese of Grand Prairie, ECCC
Home Carrier Parkway Grand Prairie TX

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Ordinations:

  • Bishop, 21 March 1998, by Bp. Walter A. Gerth, Bp. Peter Brewer and Bp. Clay Tippenpaw.
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Auxiliary Bishop, The American Apostolic Church
Blog: Lainie Petersen

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Education:

  • Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, Evanston, IL – M.Div.
  • Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary, Evanston, IL – M.T.S.
  • Dominican University, River Forest, IL – M.L.I.S.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 1998, Bishop Catherine Adams
  • Presbyter/Priest: 1998, Bishop Catherine Adams
  • Bishop: 21 June 2009, +Bryan Marabanian, +Steven Delaney
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Bishop, Apostolic Communion of Churches
Home 605 New Avenue SW Grand Rapids MI 49503 Home Phone: 616-589-9244 Birthday: 31 January 1986 Jurisdiction: Apostolic Communion of Churches

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Education:

  • Ph.D. in Religious Studies
  • Ph.D. in Theological Studies
  • Master of Divinity
  • Master of Theological Studies
  • Bachelor of Biblical Studies
  • Associates of Alcohol and Drug Counseling

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 16 September 2014, Bps. Thomas Henry, Jr. and Richard A. Groover
  • Presbyter/Priest: 17 September 2014, Bps. Thomas Henry, Jr. and Richard A. Groover
  • Bishop: 20 September 2014, Bps. Thomas Henry, Jr., Richard A. Groover, and Trevor T. Greene
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Auxiliary Bishop, Western Orthodox Catholic Church in America
Work 233 North Federal Hwy #51 Dania Beach FL 33004 Work Phone: 954-367-6759 Birthday: 26 May 1955 Parish: Our Lady of Hope Orthodox Catholic Church

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 15 August 1982, Bp. C. David Luther
  • Presbyter/Priest: 4 October 1983, Bp. C. David Luther
  • Bishop: 4 October 2002, Bp. Dr. J. C. Bryan
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Presiding Bishop, Catholic Church in America
Home Hollywood FL Skype: michelbenedict1 Birthday: 4 January 1954

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Ordinations:

  • Diaconate: 29 May 1982 by The Most Rev.G. Belisle, D.D.
  • Presbyterate: 28 May 1983 by The Most Rev.G.Belisle, D.D.
  • Episcopacy: 1 May 1993 by The Most Rev.Justo Roque Gonzalez, D.D. Primate of CACINA.
  • Solemn Vows to the Order of St.Benedict: July 11, 1995
  • Retired as Presiding Bishop of CCA (Catholic Church in America) in December 2006. Reinstated as Presiding Bishop of CCA in 2008.
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Archbishop, The Primitive Catholic Church
Home 25 Mohawk St Fort Plain NY 13339 Jurisdiction: The Primitive Catholic Church

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 12 February 1983 by Bp Benton Montgomery
  • Priest: 11 February 1984 by Bp Benton Montgomery
  • Bishop: 26 April 1997 by Archbishops Maurice McCormick, Owen Augustine, and Osmel Valera D’Avila
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Bishop, Independent Catholic
Home Toronto Ontario Canada Birthday: 9 May 1975

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon, November 4, 2007, by Bp. Keizer.
  • Priest, November 4, 2007, by Bp. Keizer.
  • Bishop, November 20, 2011, by Bp. Keizer.
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Patriarch, Traditional Catholic Apostolic Church
Home Dublin Ireland Work Phone: 01 4429015 Birthday: 27 December 1977

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon, Date ?, by Bp. ?.
  • Presbyter/Priest, Date ?, by Bp. ?.
  • Bishop, June 2005, by Bp. ? and Bp. ?.
  • Former Archbishop of the British Apostolic Church
  • Patriarch of the Traditional Catholic Apostolic Church
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Presiding Bishop, Communion of Independent Catholic Churches
Work 4343 Ohio St. Unit 2 San Diego CA 92104 Work Phone: 619-634-3708 Birthday: 25 June 1962

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Education:

  • Borromeo College of Ohio – BA Social & Behavioral Sciences
  • Oblate College (Washington, D.C) – MA Theology
  • Oblate College (Washington, D.C) – M.Div

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 8 September 1990, by Bp. ?.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 1 June 1991, by Bp. Donald Weurl.
  • Bishop, 19 May 2012, by Bp. Thomas E. Abel.
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Bishop, Society of Pope Leo XIII – Roman Rite
Work 25203 Weston Road Torrance CA 90505 Work Phone: 310.938.2786 Birthday: 5 May 1965 Jurisdiction: Society of Pope Leo XIII – Roman Rite

Biographical Info

Education:

  • M.Min from ?
  • M.The from ?
  • M.Med.Psy from ?
  • ITEA Certified Chaplain from ?

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 22 February 2006, by Bp. T. L. Wall.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 17 July 2008, by Bp. John Ruber.
  • Bishop, 22 February 2014, by Bps. Isaac Kramer, T.L.Wall, and Jose Acuna.
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Bishop, Communion of Synodal Catholic Churches
Work 3265 State Road 580 Safety Harbor FL 34695 Work Phone: 727-754-9759 Birthday: 13 September 1957 Jurisdiction: Communion of Synodal Catholic Churches Parish: Holy Spirit Synodal Catholic Church

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Education:

  • B.A. (Religious Studies), Villanova University, Villanova, PA
  • M.Div. (Theology), St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Overbrook-Wynnewood, PA

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 3 May 1988, by Bp. John J. Graham.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 27 May 1989, by Bp. Dale J. Melczek.
  • Bishop, 26 February 2011, by Bps. Peter E. Hickman, Richard Hollingsworth, and James Balija.
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Archbishop and Primate, The National Catholic Church of America
Work 166 Jay Street Albany NY 12210 Work Phone: (518) 434-8861 Jurisdiction: The National Catholic Church of America

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Education:

  • Good Counsel Novitiate, Order of Saint Augustine, (RC), New Hamburg, NY
  • Saint Andrew’s Abbey (Anglican/ecumenical), Denver, CO
  • University at Albany (SUNY), Albany, NY
  • Saint Bernard’s School of Theology and Ministry, Albany, NY

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, March 13, 1994, by Bp. William D. Donovan
  • Priest, May 22, 1994, by Bp. William D. Donovan
  • Bishop, 12 October 1997, by Bp. Paul David C. Strong, Bp. Paul Anthony Diederich and Bp. Richard John Cardarelli.
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Bishop, Saint Dymphna’s Hermitage of the Holy Name
Home 1916 Conn Creek Road Cedar Park TX 78613 Home Phone: (512)596-9776 Birthday: 3 May 1974

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 13 December  2014 by Bp. Marius Sidau.
  • Priest: 14 December 2014 by Bp. Marius Sidau.
  • Bishop: 03 October 2015 by Bps. Marius Sidau and Rodney Rickard.
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Archbishop, Holy Catholic Church International
Work 7496 Hunter Drive Mechanicsville VA 23111 Home 507 Craigie Avenue Richmond VA 23222 Work Phone: 804-858-4322 Birthday: 18 September 1971 Jurisdiction: Holy Catholic Church International

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 4 May 2002, by Bp. Joseph Roy.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 21 July 2002, by Bp. Joseph Roy.
  • Bishop, 28 August 2013, by Bps. Samuel Gunasekaran, Rajan, and Arulvazhi Nesan.
  • Sub-conditional Bishop, 11 June 2016, by Bps. William Malloy, Ewart Heywood, and Charles Thorpe.
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Bishop, Society of Franciscan WorkersBishop, Temenos Catholic Worker
Work P.O. Box 642656 San Francisco CA 94164 Work Phone: 415-305-2124 Jurisdiction: Temenos Catholic Worker

Biographical Info

Education:

  • BA
  • M.Div
  • DST
  • DMin candidate

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 6 June 1976, by Bp. Robert Goodrich (United Methodist).
  • Presbyter/Priest, 29 October 1995, by Bp. Craig Bettendorf.
  • Bishop, 4 October 2007, by Bps. John Mabry, Rusty Clyma, and Kenneth Babauta.
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Missionary Bishop, The Holy Name Of Jesus Anglo Catholic CommunionMissionary Bishop, Saint Nicholas Old Catholic Ministries
Work Route 3 Box 4833 Doniphan MO 63935 Work Phone: (573) 758-9035 Birthday: 9 July 1977 Jurisdiction: Saint Nicholas Old Catholic Ministries

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 16 May 2007, by Bp. Francis John Sahuque.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 16 May 2007, by Bp. Francis John Sahuque.
  • Bishop, 30 September 2007, by Bp. Francis John Sahuque.
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Bishop, Christian Missionary Anglican Communion
Birthday: 23 July 1955

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Duarte Construction School of Religion

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 10 January 1986, by Bp. Michael Kirkland.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 11 January 1986, by Bp. Michael Kirkland.
  • Bishop, 5 March 2006, by Bp. Jim Groover.
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Bishop, Evangelical Anglican Church in AmericaPastor, Chapel of the Holy Spirit
Home 4927 B Prospect NE Albuquerque NM 87110 Work Phone: (505) 286-1876 Jurisdiction: Evangelical Anglican Church in America Parish: Chapel of the Holy Spirit

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon, ?, by Bp. ? and Bp. ?.
  • Presbyter/Priest, ?, by Bp. ? and Bp. ?.
  • Bishop, ?, by Bp. ? and Bp. ?.
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Abbot-Bishop, Our Lady of the Incarnation Abbey, Order of Saint Benedict
Birthday: 1 April 1951

Biographical Info

Education:

  • St. Leo’s College, B.A.
  • North Park, M.Div.
  • Cardinal Stritch, M.S.

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 1981, The Episcopal Church
  • Presbyter/Priest, 1983, The Episcopal Church
  • Bishop, 01 November 2008, by Bishop Michael Thomas, +Roger Bloomfield
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Bishop, Iglesia Anglicana Regina Apostolorum
Home 325 Sorbona St. University Gardens San Juan 927 PR Home Phone: (787) 944-8718 Birthday: 25 August 1944 Jurisdiction: Iglesia Anglicana Regina Apostolorum

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Education:

  • The University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, M.D. 1970
  • The University of California-Davis, Internal Medicine, 1973
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Nuclear Radiology, 1974
  • The Graduate Theological Foundation, D.Min., 2009

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 24 January 2009, by Bp. Dr. Nicole L. Wayant.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 12 September 2010, by Bp. Bruce D. Campbell.
  • Bishop, 11 June 2012, by Bp. Bruce D. Campbell.
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Bishop, Old Catholic Churches InternationalPastor, Saint Miriam Parish and Friary
Home 654 Bethlehem Pike Flourtown PA 19031-1301 Work Phone: (215) 836-9800 Work Fax: (267) 296-9410 Jurisdiction: Old Catholic Churches International Parish: Saint Miriam Parish and Friary Religious Order: Order of Saint Francis Old Catholic

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Education:

  • Gannon University
  • Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science
  • Howard University
  • Howard School of Divinity
  • Virginia Theological Seminary
  • Notre Dame University
  • Canterbury Cathedral
  • Albert Einstein Medical Center

Ordinations:

  • Deacon: 26 October 2006 by Bp. Richard Gundry.
  • Priest: 19 May 2007 by Bp. Richard Gundry.
  • Bishop: 7 June 2014 by Bp. Edmund Cass, Bp. Gregory Godsey, and Bp. William Quinlan.
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First Hierarch(Primate), The Russian Orthodox Church in America
Work 1105 West Deming Street Roswell NM 88203 Work Phone: 303-731-3125

Biographical Info

Education

  • B.S. – Religion, Religious Education
  • M.Psych. – Pastoral Counseling
  • M.A. – Church Music
  • Ll.D. – Canon Law
  • Ph.D. – Scriptural Studies

Original Ordinations

  • Monastic Profession, by Archimandrit PAUL+ (Tsoulgou)
  • Presbyter/Priest, Sept. 1975, by +DAVID (Fisher).
  • Bishop, Nov. 1983, by Patriarch +MARKOS of Alexandria (Exiliar Patriarchate), Patriarch +DIODORUS I of Jerusalem, and Abp. +NATALINO of Venetia.
  • Metropolitan Exarch of the Alexandrian Orthodox Exarchate of the West 1983 to 1987

Sub Conditional Ordinations and Professions

  • Monk of the Small Schema, 1987, Metropolitan +DENIS (Garrison)
  • Bishop, sub cond., June 1988, by +PAUL (Dolan), +VLADIMIR (Sehorn), +ALBERT (Rosevich) and Metropolitan +DENIS (Garrison)
  • Primate and Patriarch of North America, June 1989 elected and enthroned by the same Synod of Bishops, meeting in Columbia, SC hosted by +VLADIMIR
  • Monk of the Great Schema, 1996, by Metropolitan +VLADIMIR (Sehorn)

Metropolitan +SYMEON is Autocephalous Orthodox and turned down SCOBA membership in 1965, although he and his Church, the Russian Orthodox Church in America, do not consider their Church independent in the usual sense of the word. However, Metropolitan +SYMEON and his predecessors and fellow bishops have usually been very helpful and favorably inclined to independent Bishops and their jurisdictions.

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Bishop, Catholic Church of the Americas
Home 156 Grove Street Brockton MA 02302 Home Phone: (508)586-8004 Birthday: 1 May 1966

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon: ?
  • Priest: ?
  • Bishop: ?
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Bishop, Holy See of Antioch
Home 130a Foxrock Grove Dublin Ireland Home Phone: 086-3890544

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 12 October 2014, by Bp. Hector Daniels.
  • Priest, ?, by ?.
  • Bishop, ?, by ?.
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Bishop, Old Catholic Confederation
Home Galloway NJ 08205

Biographical Info

Education:

  • B.A., Religious Studies, Trinity College
  • Religious Studies, St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, 1976-1982

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 30 May 2004 in Albany, NY, by +Richard Roy, +Paul Diederich
  • Presbyter/Priest, 4 June 2005 in Philadelphia, PA, by +Richard Roy, +Paul Diederich, +Thomas Abel
  • Bishop, 3 October 2008 in Gahanna, OH, by +Phillip Zimmerman, +David Frazee, +Shane Price, +Michael Hillis, +Robert Ritorto, +William Quinlan, +Barry Ferguson
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Archbishop, Universal orthodox Episcopal Ministries – Christ Catholic Orthodox Church
Home 2079 Harkness Ave. Cincinnati OH 45225 Home Phone: 513-376-9456 Birthday: 1 September 1948

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Duarte Costa University, priesthood certification.
  • Tripp Bible Institute, Doctor of Ministry

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 1 December 1984, by Bp. James F. Mondok.
  • Presbyter/Priest, 14 April 1985, by Bp. James F. Mondok.
  • Bishop, 14 February 1988, by Bp. James Mondok, Bp. Walter Allard, Bp. Micheal Hembree, Sub-Conditional Bp. Gregory Armstrong.
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Retired Bishop, Old Catholic
Home Dallas TX 75235 Birthday: 18 January 1951

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Completion, St Wolbodo Theological Seminary (OCC)
  • Completion, St Alban Theological Seminary (LCC)
  • Completion, Texas Christian University (DC)

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, 2001, by Bp. William Roberts (LCCI)
  • Priest, 2004, by Bp. James Roberts (LCCI)
  • Bishop, 2006, by Bp. John Plummer, Bp. Rob A. Jones, Bp. James Bryant
  • Archbishop, 2009
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Pastor, Church of Antioch at Santa Fe
Work 27 Craftsman Rd. Santa Fe NM 87508 Work Phone: 831-917-5067 Parish: Church of Antioch at Santa Fe

Biographical Info

Education:

  • Bachelors of Fine Arts degree from Maine College of Art
  • Master of Divinity from Ascension Theological College, 2009
  • Doctor of Divinity from ?

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, ?, by Bps. Daniel Dangaran and Richard Gundrey.
  • Priest, 28 October 2010, by Bps. Daniel Dangaran and Richard Gundrey.
  • Bishop, 22 March 2015, by Bps. Patsy Grubbs, Alan Kemp, Richard Gundrey, and Daniel Dangaran.
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Presiding Bishop, United Independent Catholic Church
Work 1525 E. Glenn Avenue Springfield IL 62703-3725 Work Phone: (217) 528-1764 Jurisdiction: United Independent Catholic Church

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Ordinations:

  • Deacon, ?, by ?.
  • Priest, ?, by ?.
  • Bishop, ?, by ?.
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Bishop, Celtic Anabaptist Communion
Home 266 Tallaha Road Tillatoba MS 38961 Birthday: 17 February 1955 Jurisdiction: Celtic Anabaptist Communion

Biographical Info

Education:

  • D .D., St. Francis Anglican Seminary

Ordinations:

  • Deacon, ?, by Bp. ?
  • Priest, 7 May 2002 , by Bp. Rodney Rickard
  • Bishop, 12 May 2003, by Bp. Rodney Rickard
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Abbot, Holy Apostles Orthodox Monastery
Home 620 Head Tide Rd. Whitefield ME 04353 Work Phone: 207-458-2711 Birthday: 9 March 1942
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