Presiding Bishop

The Presiding Bishop is an ecclesiastical position in some denominations of Christianity.

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Methodist Church Ghana
... Currently, the Methodist Church Ghana has 15 dioceses headed by bishops ... The current Presiding Bishop is the Most Reverend Prof Emmanuel Asante, the third presiding bishop and the tenth person to lead the Methodist Church Ghana ... The administrative bishop is the Right Reverend Kow B ...
L. F. P. Curry - Biography
... On February 12, 1931, he became a member of the church's presiding bishopric ... On April 17, 1932 he succeeded Albert Carmichael as the Presiding Bishop of the RLDS Church ... in 1938 Curry served in this capacity and as Presiding Bishop simultaneously until 1940, when G ...
List Of Virginia Theological Seminary People - Alumni
... Abraham, former bishop of the Diocese of Nandyal in the Church of South India Peter Akinola (born 1944), primate of the Church of Nigeria C ... FitzSimons Allison (born 1927), bishop of South Carolina Marc Handley Andrus (born 1956), bishop of California Scott Field Bailey (1916–2005), bishop suffragan of ... and Response Middleton Barnwell (1882–1957), bishop of Idaho, bishop of Georgia, president of Boise Junior College Gregory T ...
Presiding Bishop - Church of God in Christ
... The Presiding Bishop of the Church of God in Christ is currently Bishop Charles E ... He was preceded in this position by Bishop G.E ...
Thomas John Clagett - Religious Appointments - Local Service - Consecrators
... Claggett was consecrated by four men who had been the presiding bishops consecrated by the Bishop of London ... They were William White, first and fourth presiding bishop and first bishop of Pennsylvania Samuel Seabury, second presiding bishop and first bishop of Connecticut Samuel Provoost, third Presiding Bishop ... Traditionally only three bishops are required, but Provoost objected to Seabury's consecration by Scottish non-jurors, so no consecrations took place in the United States ...

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