Black Ministries


April 30, 2003


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...

April 30, 2003


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.

April 30, 2003


Consecrated September 24, 1988Diocese of Southern Ohio

VIII Bishop of Southern Ohio Born Bronx, New York. Vicar. St. Gabriel’s Church, Brooklyn, New York. Rector, Christ Church, Bellport, Long Island, Rector, Grace Church, Jamaica, New York. Bishop Coadjutor of Southern...

April 30, 2003


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...

April 30, 2003


Consecrated March 15, 1991Diocese of Panama

Assistant Bishop of Chicago Bishop Suffragan of Panama Born Colon, Panama. Rector, St. Pual’s, Panama City. Diocese youth Director and Province IX Youth Ministry. President of the Standing Committee. Member, Human Rights Committee...

April 30, 2003


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,...

April 30, 2003


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...

April 30, 2003


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...

April 30, 2003


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.

April 30, 2003


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...