Morenike Oyebode, president of the youth group at St. George’s Episcopal Church in Hempstead, New York, attended the annual Union of Black Episcopalians...
Lorraine C. Miller delivers UBE keynote addressJune 30, 2014
Lorraine C. Miller, former interim president and CEO of the NAACP, delivered the keynote address June 30 during the 46th Annual Conference of the Union of...
Consecrated October 11, 1986Diocese of Ohio
Bishop Suffragan of Ohio Born Providence, Rhode Island. Served parishes Diocese of Rhode Island and Michigan. Member, New Perspectives on Race which developed basic curriculum on anti-racism training. Archdeacon of the Diocese of...
Consecrated February 9, 1985Diocese of Nicaragua
II Bishop of Nicaragua Born Corn Island, Nicaragua. Educated at St. Andrews Seminary, Mexico City, Mexico. First Indigenous Bishop of Nicaragua. Rector, All Saints, Managua, Nicaragua.
Consecrated September 24, 1988Diocese of Southern Ohio
VIII Bishop of Southern Ohio Born Bronx, New York. Vicar. St. Gabrielâs Church, Brooklyn, New York. Rector, Christ Church, Bellport, Long Island, Rector, Grace Church, Jamaica, New York. Bishop Coadjutor of Southern...
Consecrated November 8, 1874Diocese of Haiti
I Bishop of Haiti. First black bishop in the Episcopal Church. Born in Washington DC. Ordained and served as Deacon at St. Matthew's, Detroit, Michigan. Rector of St. Luke's, New Haven Connecticut. The first Black Bishop present...
Consecrated March 15, 1991Diocese of Panama
Assistant Bishop of Chicago Bishop Suffragan of Panama Born Colon, Panama. Rector, St. Pualâs, Panama City. Diocese youth Director and Province IX Youth Ministry. President of the Standing Committee. Member, Human Rights Committee...
Consecrated February 5, 2000Diocese of Michigan
X Bishop of Michigan Born Washington. DC. Curate Emmanuel Church, Rockford, Illinois. Associate Rector of Grace Church, Utica, New York. Rector of the Four Point Parish in Waterville, Chadwicks, Clark Mills and Oriskany Falls,...
Consecrated June 24, 1885Diocese of Liberia
IV Bishop of Liberia First Black Bishop of Liberia First Black Member of the House of Bishops Born Charleston, South Carolina. Emigrated with his parents to Liberia in 1848. Former Assistant minister and later rector of St. Mark's...
Consecrated March 9, 1972Diocese of the Dominican Republic
II Bishop of the Dominican Republic Born San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic. School Chaplain and rural priest. Rector San Andres Church, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Fist indigenous bishop. Vice President...
Consecrated June 23, 1921Diocese of Liberia
Bishop Suffragan of Liberia Born Cape Mount, Liberia. Son of a Muslim Imam. Professor of History at Cuttington College. Helped to lead Church into the interior of Liberia.
Consecrated June 29, 1971Diocese of Washington
VI Bishop of Washington Born Barnesville, Georgia. Rector St. Mary's Church, Detroit, Michigan. Faculty of St. Paul's School, Concord, New Hampshire; Canon, Washington Cathedral. Bishop Suffragan of Washington. Dean of the...