Black Ministries


June 2, 2003

Viewer’s Study Guide Editor: The Rev. Lynn A. Collins, D. Min.

Questions Developed By: The Rev. Joy Browne, Ph.D.

Opening Prayers: The Rev. Gerald Collins, M. Div. (segments II and III); the Rev. Lorna Williams (segments IV and V); the Rev. Lynn A. Collins, D. Min., (segment VI...

April 30, 2003

Bishop Lloyd Emmanuel Allen, is the first Honduran born Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Honduras.  He became Bishop on October 20, 2001.

He was born in the city of Tela, Atlántida Department, on September 25th. He is married to Mrs. Rosa Martínez and has 4 children Antonio, Kevin,...

April 30, 2003

The Right Reverend Eugene Taylor Sutton has been Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland since June, 2008. Previously he served as Canon Pastor of Washington National Cathedral and Director of the Cathedral Center for Prayer and Pilgrimage.

Bishop Sutton was born and raised in...

April 30, 2003


Consecrated January 26, 1991 Diocese of Los Angeles

Bishop Suffragan of Los Angeles Born Eldorado, Arizona. Mission Officer, Trinity Church Wall Street. Rector St. Phillip’s Church, Harlem, New York and Rector, St. Paul’s, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Vicar, Church of the Holy...

April 30, 2003



Consecrated January 18, 2003 Diocese of Massachusetts

Bishop Suffragan of Massachusetts Born Cleveland, Ohio. Assistant, St. Philip the Evangelist Church, Washington, DC. Priest-in-charge, Holy Communion Church. Nave Clergy at Washington National Cathedral,...

April 30, 2003


Consecrated June 30, 1997 Diocese of the Virgin Islands

Assistant Bishop of Texas IV Bishop of the Virgin Islands Born Ancon, Panama. Rector, Calvary, Washington, DC, House of the Redeemer, Landover Hills, Maryland, St. Luke’s, Columbia, South Carolina. Member, Diocesan and...

April 30, 2003


Consecrated February 2, 1967 Diocese of Long Island

Bishop Suffragan of Long Island Born Peake, South Carolina. Rector of Grace Church, Norfolk, Virginia and St. Philip’s Church. Brooklyn, New York. Archdeacon of Southern Virginia and Brooklyn, New York. Executive for...

April 30, 2003


Consecrated September 29, 1918 Diocese of Arkansas

Bishop Suffragan for Colored Work First Black Suffragan Bishop in the United States Born Wilmington, Delaware. Suffragan Bishop for Colored Work, Diocese of Arkansas and the Province of the Southwest. Wrote many devotional...

April 30, 2003


Consecrated October 6, 1979 Diocese of New York

Bishop Suffragan of New York Born Washington, DC. Canon, the Cathedral of St. John the divine, New York. Vicar, St. Cyprian’s, Hampton, Virginia. Co-founder, the Guild of St. Ives. Chair National Standing Committee on...

April 30, 2003



Consecrated 1918 Diocese of North Carolina

Bishop Suffragan for Colored Work Born a Methodist in St. Mary's, Georgia. Entire ministry as teacher, priest, archdeacon and bishop was centered at St. Augustine's College, Raleigh, North Carolina. Greatly advanced the...