Bishops

Patriarch
Most Reverend Dr. Heigo Ritsbek, M.A., M.Div., D.Min., Litt.D., D.D.,
D.D. Summa Cum Laude

Born April 12, 1951 in Pärnu, Estonia

University of Tartu 1978 – Master of Arts
Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Theological Seminary 1982-1989
Asbury Theological Seminary, KY, U.S.A. 1993 – Master of Divinity
Boston University School of Theology, MA, U.S.A. 1996 – Doctor of Ministry
Saint James the Elder Theological Seminary, FL, U.S.A. 2012 – Doctor of Divinity
Saint James the Elder Theological Seminary, FL, U.S.A. 2012 – Doctor of Letters
Sanctus Theological Institute, OR, U.S.A. 2018 – Doctor of Divinity Summa Cum Laude

Ordained as a deacon March 9, 1979, by Bishop Dr. Ole E. Borgen
Ordained as a priest June 23, 1996, by Archbishop Dr. Dale F. Howard
Consecrated as a bishop August 25, 2012, by Archbishop Dr. Kiiza S. Thomas

Contact: Patriarch Dr. Heigo Ritsbek, Õismäe tee 54-24, 13512 Tallinn, ESTONIA
email: heigo.ritsbek[ät]gmail.com, cell phone + 372 50 92337

Patriarch Coadjutor & Metropolitan Archbishop
Most Reverend Dr. David Smith, B.Mus., M.Mus., D.D. Summa Cum Laude
Primate of All North America
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Saint Augustine of Canterbury

Born September 27, 1949 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada

University of Toronto , 1971 – Bachelor of Music
University of Toronto, 1973 – Master of Music
Sanctus Theological Institute, U.S.A., 2018 – Doctor of Divinity Summa Cum Laude

Ordained as a deacon – – June 4, 2006, by Bishop Thomas McCourt
Ordained as a priest – January 28, 2007, by Bishop Thomas McCourt
Consecrated as a bishop – November 5, 2017, by Archbishop Glentis Samuel

Contact: Patriarch Coadjutor Dr. David Smith, 804 – 177 Mutual Street,
Toronto, Ontario M5B 2P6, CANADA
Phone: 1 647 909 8337; email: canon.david.smith@gmail.com

Primate & Metropolitan Archbishop
Most Reverend Dr. Ian Charles Adrian, Dip.Th., Lic.Th., Ass.Th., D.D.
Primate of Australia and All Oceania
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Our Lady of Guadeloupe

Born February 12, 1961

Australian College of Theology, 2003 – Diploma in Theology
Ecumenical Catholic Church, 2004 – Licentiate in Theology
Holy Cross Seminary, Ohio, USA, 2008 – Doctor of Divinity
Sacred Art Theological Seminary, 2014 – Associate in Theology

Ordained as a deacon – December 8, 2002, by Bishop Ernest Kelly
Ordained as a priest – February 23, 2003, by Bishop Ernest Kelly
Consecrated as a bishop – October 3, 2008, by Philip Zimmermann
Elevated as Metropolitan Archbishop – November 20, 2009

Contact: Primate Metropolitan Archbishop Dr. Ian Charles Adrian,
151 Graceville Ave, Graceville, Brisbane 4075, AUSTRALIA
Phone: + 61 428 398 113; email Ianadrian586@yahoo.com

Primate & Metropolitan Archbishop
Most Reverend Dr. Martin Lakwey Kiprotich, D.D.
Primate of All Eastern Africa
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Saint Mark the Evangelist

Born January 26, 1971

Apostle of Jesus Major Seminary, Nairobi, Kenya 1996 – Bachelor of Philosophy
Saint James the Elder Theological Seminary, FL, USA 2010 – Doctor of Divinity

Ordained as a deacon – December 11, 2010, by Bishop Godfrey Siundu
Ordained as a priest – May 18, 2012, by Archbishop Kiiza Thomas
Consecrated as a bishop – August 26, 2012, by Archbishop Dr. Heigo Ritsbek

Contacts: Primate Metropolitan Archbishop Martin Lakwey Kiprotich,
P.O. Box 10, Bukwo, UGANDA
Tel. +256772450376/+254726077318; email: Bishopmartinkiprotich@yahoo.com

Primate & Metropolitan Archbishop
Most Reverend Dr. Jean Ndjewel, Lic.Th., Th.D.
Primate of All Western Africa
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Mediator Dei

November 12, 1961 in Kak, Cameroon

Faculte Libre de Theologie Saint Lin, 2001 – Licentiate of Theology
Faculte Libre de Theologie Saint Lin, 2003 – Doctorate of Theology

Ordained as a deacon – April 12, 1990, by Archbishop Paul Deblock Yede
Ordained as a priest – May 12, 1991, by Archbishop Paul Deblock Yede
Consecrated as a bishop – May 25, 2004, by Bishop Christian Vestraet

Contact: Primate Metropolitan Archbishop Dr. Jean Ndjewel,
BP 4105 Libreville GABON West Africa
Telephone + +237 242137517/+237652693136; +24102215411
Email: jeanndjewel2015@gmail.com

Primate & Metropolitan Archbishop
Most Reverend Jose Fernando de Faria
Primate of All South America
Metropolitan Archdiocese of the Holy Spirit

Born May 16, 1968

Faculdade Teologia Nacional – 1991-1994
National Theological Faculty – 1994-1997

Ordained as a deacon – July 16, 2016; by Bishop Edilson Jose Machado Vinagre
Ordained as a priest – July 17, 2017; by Bishop Lourenco Lemos Cancio
Consecrated as a bishop –  July 29, 2018; by Bishop Ricardo Vincente dos Anjos

Contact: Metropolitan Archbishop Jose Fernando de Faria,
Street: Isabel Basilia 42, Vila Garrido,
Vila Velha, ES, Zip Code 29116-370, BRAZIL
Phone: + (027) 99905-7643; email: icadoes@gmail.com

Primate & Archbishop
Most Reverend Dr. Mauricio Isaias Largaespada Umana,
B.Th., Lic.Th.,Lic.Past.Th.,Ph.D., D.D.
Primate of All Caribbean and the Islands
Archdiocese of Jesus Christ the Redeemer

Born April 2, 1974

Instituto Teologico San Estaban, 2009 – Bachelor of Theology
Instituto Teologico San Estaban, 2010 – Licentiate in Theology
Instituto Teologico San Estaban, 2011 – Licentiate in Pastoral Theology
Seminario Teologio Hebraico, 2011 – Doctor of Philosophy
Instituto Teologico Adonai De Teologia Applicada, 2013 – Doctor of Divinity

Ordained as a deacon – September 20, 2008; by Bishop Allan Eduard Hernandez Ramirez
Ordained as a priest – February 12, 2011; by Bishop Dixon Gonzalez Zunigo
Consecrated as a bishop – January 6, 2013; by Bishop Pablo Jose de Jesus Maria

Contact: Archbishop Dr. Mauricio Isaias Largaespada Umana, Urbanizacion Porton
del Prado casa 10B, San Isidro de Coronado, San Jose de Costa Rica, CP 11101,
COSTA RICA
Phone: + 506 60 49 24 08; Email: arqdjr-iaccr@hotmail.com

Primate & Archbishop
Most Reverend Dr. Jeffrey Pangilinan Orellana, D.D.
Primate of All Asia
Archdiocese of Divine Trinity

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Born February 15, 1972

Petrus Fidei Seminary  2016 – Doctor of Divinity

Ordained as a deacon – March 8, 2011, by Bishop Ericson Santos
Ordained as a priest – March 28, 2013, by Bishop Ericson Santos
Consecrated as a bishop – February 7, 2016 by Archbishop John Johnston

Contact: Primate Archbishop Jeffrey P. Orellana,  Sec.7
Blk5 lot 19/21 sunnybrook  subd. Brgy.,
San. Francisco Gen. Trias Cavite, PHILIPPINES 4107
Email: orellanajeffrey10@yahool.com, Phone: + 639 67 27 90 015

Primate & Metropolitan Archbbishop
Most Reverend Dr. Raphael Marie Villiere, D.D. Summa Cum Laude
Primate of All Europe
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Mary Mediatrix of All Graces

Born March 14, 1966

Sanctus Theological Institute, OR, U.S.A. 2018 – Doctor of Divinity Summa Cum Laude

Ordained as a deacon – June 11, 2000, by Bishop Primate Thimoteus II
Ordained as a priest  – January 26, 2003, by Bishop Primate Thimoteus II
Consecrated as a bishop – May 19, 2013, by Bishop Jean Claude Normand

Contact: Metropolitan Archbishop Dr. Raphael Marie Villiere,
4 Rue du Clos Carre, 14370 Croissanville, FRANCE
Email: marie.mediatrice@sfr.fr; phone +00330231230522

Primate & Metropolitan Archbishop
Most Reverend Godwin Booysen, B.A., M.A., Psy.D., Ph.D.,D.D.
Primate of All Southern Africa
Metropolitan Archdiocese of Saint Symeon

Born November 2, 1972

Seminary of California, 2003 – Doctor of Divinity
St James the Elder Theological Seminary, 2004 – Bachelor of Arts
Dayspring Christian University, 2010 – Doctor of Psychology
Dayspring Christian University, 2011 – Doctor of Philosophy
St James the Elder Theological Seminary, 2014 – Master of Arts
St James the Elder Theological Seminary, 2017 – Doctor of Philosophy

Ordained as a pastor – April 7, 1996; by Bishop Billy Murray
Consecrated as a bishop – June 11, 2011; by Primate William A. Harrison

Contact: Archbishop Dr. Godwin Booysen, S 27 MAHLATHINI Close, Belgravia
Valley Crescent, Southernwood, East London, Eastern Cape Province 5201,
REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA
Phone: + 27 72 166 1341 ; email: booysen.godwin@gmail.com

Archbishop
Most Reverend Emmanuel Kwasi Mensah
A
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Born August 16, 1968

Ordained as a pastor – December 15, 2002 by Bishop Samuel Richard Addae
Consecrated as a bishop – May 17, 2007 by Bishop Mar Jimmy Lee Davidson
and Bishop Steve Barely

Contact: Archbishop Emmanuel Kwasi Mensah, PO Box X BP 49, Bohyen,
Kumasi, Ashanti Region, GHANA
email: bishopmensah[ät]yahoo.com
phones: + 233 208 2577 89

Archbishop
Most Reverend Vincent De Paul Nzunu
Archdiocese of Saint Therese

Born August 6, 1941

Institute Liberal d’Etudes Theologiques, Kinshansa – 1981-1987

Ordained as a deacon – November 25, 1990; by Bishop Albert William Mpoyi Mukoma
Ordained as a priest – December 23, 1990; by Bishop Mpoy Mukoma Albert
Consecrated as a bishop – May 19, 2004; by Bishop Christian Vestraet

Contact: Archbishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu,
Phone: + 243 81 71 90 712; +243 89 88 24 520; + 243 99 84 63 565;
Email: vincentdepaulnzunu@gmail.com

Bishop
Most Reverend Dr. Raivo Kodanik, D.D.
Diocese of Blessed Virgin Mary Mother of God

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Born June 3, 1976 in Tallinn, Estonia

Estonian Evangelical Lutheran Seminary
St James the Elder Theological Seminary 2015 – Doctor of Divinity

Ordained as a deacon – November 18, 2012, by Archbishop Dr. Heigo Ritsbek
Ordained as a priest – May 5, 2013, by Archbishop Dr. Heigo Ritsbek
Ordained as a bishop – November 21, 2015, by Archbishop Dr. Heigo Ritsbek

Contact: Bishop Dr. Raivo Kodanik, Järveotsa 2 – 163, Tallinn, ESTONIA
email: isaraivo[ät]eakk.ee; cell phone + 372 56 229789

Bishop
Most Reverend Paul Jacob Boardman, Jr.

Born October 10, 1939

School for Ministry in Rhode Island – 1981-1985

Ordained as a deacon – July 13, 1985, by Bishop George N. Hunt
Ordained as a priest – August 15, 1993, by Archbishop A. Randolph Adler
Consecrated as a bishop – August 5, 2017, by Patriarch Heigo Ritsbek

Contact: Bishop Paul Jacob Boardman, 17673 Se 119 Ave Rd.
Summerfield, FL 34491, U.S.A., phone +1 352 245 8664 cell +1 401 524 4343
or
594 State Road Westport , Massachusetts 02790, U.S.A., phone +1 508 675 7772
Email: Frpjboardm@aol.com

Bishop
Most Reverend Mathew Enoch Mount, B.A., M.Div.,M.B.A.
Diocese of Saint Jerome and Saint Anthony the Great

Born September 11, 1980

Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, U.S.A., 2007 – Bachelor of Arts
Liberty University, U.S.A., 2014 – Master of Divinity, Master of Business Administration

Ordained as a deacon – December 25, 2004, by Bishop John Robert Curran
Ordained as a priest – Spring 2006, by Bishop John Robert Curran
Consecrated as a bishop – August 5, 2017, by Patriarch Heigo Ritsbek

Contact: Bishop Mathew Enoch Mount, 203 8th Ave,
Rock Falls, IL 61071-1135, U.S.A.
Email: mathew.mount@gmail.com

Bishop
Most Reverend Jean Claude Normand

Born May 10, 1943 in Long, France

Ordained as a deacon – June 7, 1998, by Bishop Bernard Violeau
Ordained as a priest – August 15, 2002, by Bishop Bernard Violeau
Consecrated as a bishop – February 9, 2009, by Bishop Thimotheus II

Contact: Bishop Jean Claude Normand, Le Brosseau, 37500
Saint Benoit La Foret, FRANCE
Phone number: +33 02 47 58 03 19; email: Jean-claude-stbenoit@hotmail.fr

Bishop
Most Reverend Ralph Sutich
Diocese of Saint Luke the Evangelist

Born March 9, 1958

Ordained as a deacon – January 12, 1991; by Bishop Charles Ingram
Ordained as a priest – June 9, 2012; by Archbishop Allan Lambert
Consecrated as a bishop – July 28, 2018; by Alexander Brow

Contact: Bishop Ralph Sutich, P O Box 1265 Forsyth Montana 59327 , U.S.A.
Phone: + 1 406 351 3687; email: barenaked23@gmail.com

Bishop
Most Reverend Joseph Iorhumba Pevigo, B.Ed.
Diocese of Saint Joseph

Born August 28, 1976

Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi, 2015 – Bachelor of Education

Ordained as a deacon – November 11, 2016; by Archbishop Chivir Terhemen
Ordained as a priest – December 11, 2016; by Archbishop Chivir Terhemen
Consecrated as a bishop – December 9, 2017; by Archbishop Chivir Terhemen

Contact: Bishop Joseph Iorhumba Pevigo, Nigerian Prison
Service, PMB 102037, Makurdi, Benue State, NIGERIA
Phone: +234 703 129 3277; email: vigoahamba@gmail.com

Bishop
Most Reverend Jean Nicolas Ngigoe
Diocese of Child Jesus

Born January 21, 1943

Ordained as a deacon – April 21, 1990; by Bishop Paul Deblock Yede
Ordained as a priest – May 12, 1991; by Bishop Paul Deblock Yede
Consecrated as a bishop – November 11, 2011; by Bishop Jean Ndjewel

Contact:

Bishop
Most Reverend Bongani Mchuba, Dip.Th.
Diocese of Saint Peter the Fisherman 

Born February 20, 1975

Dumisani Theological Institute, 2004 – Diploma in Theology

Ordained as a deacon – November 27, 2002; by Archbishop Mark Haveland
Ordained as a priest – October 27, 2004; by Bishop Lulamile Lamani
Consecrated as a bishop – November 6, 2016; by Archbishop Jacob Welbourne

Contact: Bishop Bongani Mchuba, 6421 Hlalani Location, Grahamstown 6139,
SOUTH AFRICA Phone: + 27 73 27 43 837; email: revbmchuba@gmail.com

Bishop
Most Reverend Bienvenu Beast Ngonda
Diocese of Saint Cyprian

Born February 2, 1976

Ordained as a deacon – February 29, 2009; by Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu
Ordained as a priest – June 29, 2014; by Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu
Consecrated as a bishop – June 6, 2016; by Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu

Bishop
Most Reverend Wencaslas Sakudu Mira
Diocese of Saint Cyril

Born December 12, 1968

Ordained as a deacon – April 16, 2000; by Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu
Ordained as a priest – December 12, 2000; by Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu
Consecrated as a bishop – June 6, 2016; by Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu

Contact:

Bishop
Most Reverend Anicet Bikar
Diocese of Saint Augustine

Ordained as a deacon – February 2, 2009; Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu
Ordained as a priest – August 25, 2010; Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu
Consecrated as a bishop – August 23, 2016; by Bishop Vincent De Paul Nzunu

Contact:

Bishop
Most Reverend Ebiringah Barthelomew Uwaoma
Diocese of Saint Michael the Archangel

Born September 20, 1968

Ordained as a deacon – July 26, 2015; by Bishop Jean Ndjewel
Ordained as a priest – July 27, 2015; by Bishop Jean Ndjewel
Consecrated as a bishop – December 22, 2018; by Primate Jean Ndjewel

Contact:
Phone: +2349066559566, email: ebiringah@gmail.com

Bishop
Most Reverend Dilvano Westenhofer Brum
Diocese of Saint George

Born June 9, 1977

Ordained as a deacon – October 29, 2017; by Bishop Lucas Macieira da Silva
Ordained as a priest – October 29, 2017; by Bishop Lucas Macieira da Silva
Consecrated as a bishop – July 29, 2018; by Bishop Ricardo Vicente dos Anjos

Contact: His Excellency Bishop Dilvano Westenhofer Brum,
Rua Caiapós 135, Neighborhood: Índio Jarí, City: Viamão /
Porto Alegre, State: Rio Grande do Sul, Postcode 94495-590, BRAZIL
Phone: +55 51 99 84 41 977; email: dilvanoanglicano@gmail.com

Bishop Elect
Reverend Father Dr. P. Norberto Ramon Polanco Perez, Lic.Th., Lic.Ph.,D.D.
Diocese of Saint Matthew the Apostle

Born June 6, 1968

Seminario Mayor Teología, Barranquilla, Columbia, 2010 – Licentiate in Theology
Seminario Mayor Teología, Barranquilla, Columbia, 2006 – Licentiate in Eccl. Philosophy
Seminario Mayor Escuela de Theología, 2016 – Doctor of Divinity

Ordained as a deacon – March 1, 2015, by Bishop Pedro Antonio Tineo Serrano
Ordained as a priest – March 1, 2015, by Bishop  Pedro Antonio Tineo Serrano
Consecrated as a bishop –

Contact: The Reverend Father P. Norberto Ramon Polanco Perez,
Calle Ananda No. 16, San Miguel, km. 8½ Prolongación Independencia,Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
Phone: + 829-440-2594, 849-858-5330
E-mail: norbertopolan@gmail.com

Bishop Elect
Reverend Father Pascal Chijioke
Diocese of Saint Gregory

Bishop Elect
Reverend Father Omie Moise

Born 1969

1998 – 2000 Institute Catholique de Paris

Ordained as a deacon – April 22, 1998, by Bishop Jean Zoa
Ordained as a priest – August 22, 1998; by Bishop Raphael Marie ZE
Consecrated as a bishop –

Contact: Bishop Elect The Reverend Father Omie Moise,
Phone: +237 699 81 56 74; +237 662 80 80 24; email: omie.moise@gmail.com

Bishop Elect
Reverend Father Augustine Celestine Ikott, B.A., Ph.B., S.T.B., M.A., S.T.L.
Diocese of Saint Paul the Apostle

Born April 2, 1982

St. Joseph Major Seminary, 2004 – Bachelor of Arts
St. Joseph Major Seminary, 2004 – Bachelor of Philosophy
Pontifical Urban University, 2009 – Bachelor of Sacred Theology
Catholic University of Leuven, 2012 – Master of Arts
Catholic University of Leuven 2013 – Licentiate in Sacred Theology

Ordained as a deacon – March 28, 2018; by Bishop Peter Ulofu
Ordained as a priest – April 1, 2018: by Bishop Peter Ulofu
Consecrated as a bishop –

Contact Bishop Elect: Fr Augustine Celestine Ikott,
Redingenstraat 57B, 3000 Leuven, BELGIUM
Phone: + 32 466 303 486; email: augustine.ikott@gmail.com

Bishop Elect
Reverend Father Tony Gabriel Strafella
Diocese of Saint Augustine

Born August 13, 1959

Saint Louis University in Brussels 1979
Waldesian Faculty in Rome 1980
University of Bologna 1985-1986
Protestant Faculty of Montpellier 1990

Ordained as a deacon – December 16, 1979; by Bishop Andre Enos
Ordained as a priest – December 16, 1979; by Bishop Andre Enos
Consecrated as a bishop –

Contact: The Rev. Fr. Tony Gabriel Strafella, V. Le Giumbo No. 22a,
47922 ITALY
Phone: + 39 366 409 0990

Bishop Elect
Reverend Father Lars Sperling
Diocese of Saint Luke

Born October 12, 1981

Contact: The Reverend Father Lars Sperling, Hauptstrasse 25,
65345 Eltville, GERMANY
Phone: + 49 176 878 27957; email: sperlingla@gmail.com