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Page updated 11/3/2017
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Ecumenical Catholic Church+USA Clergy




 

 

 

 

17th Annual Synod
October, 2017

 

   

Founding Bishop

Bishop
Carl T. Swaringim, Ed.D.

Ordained Priest: 1963
Consecrated Bishop: 1995

Presiding Bishop
2001-2004, 2009-2014
2016-

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Bishop, Diocese of
Sts. Simon and Jude

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Episcopal Administrator
Diocese of the Good Shepherd

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Dardenne Prairie, MO

 

Bishop Carl at the Sacred Liturgy of the Eucharist assisted by Deacon Lyn with Master of Ceremonies, Bishop Robert.

Bishop
David M. Kocka, M.A.

Ordained Priest: 1980
Consecrated Bishop: 2003

Presiding Bishop
2005-2009

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Bishop, Diocese of
St. Francis of Assisi

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Laconia, IN


Bishop
Thomas F. Coover,
M.Div., M.A.


Ordained Priest: 1978
Consecrated Bishop: 2009

Presiding Bishop: 2014 - 2015

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Bishop, Diocese of
St. Andrew

 

 

Sun City Center, FL

Bishop
Robert A. Catlett, Jr., M.Div.


Ordained Priest: 2003
Consecrated Bishop: 2016

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Diocese of
Sts. Simon and Jude

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St. Louis, MO

 

Above: Bishop Robert at Hall of Honor Chapel, FBI Academy, Quantico, Virginia, May, 2017.

 

Bishop
Roland D. Jacques, OSB, B.Th.

Ordained Priest: 2001
Consecrated Bishop: 2004

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Retired 2009

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Bishop Emeritus,
Diocese of St. Andrew

Lewiston, ME


Father
Thomas Whitehead, OSB, M.S.


Ordained Priest: 2001

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Diocese of
Sts. Simon and Jude

 

Arnold, MO

Father
Brian Spencer,
M.S., M.Div.


Ordained Priest: 2003

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Diocese of
the Good Shepherd

 

 

 

Las Vegas, NV

Father
William E. LaGrand, M.A.


Ordained Priest: 2003

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Diocese of
Sts. Simon and Jude

Father
C. Michael Kissel


Ordained Priest: 2007

Retired: 2014

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Diocese of
St. Francis of Assisi

 

Georgetown, IN

Father
Joseph Scott Ray


Ordained Priest: 2009

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Diocese of
Sts. Simon and Jude, Apostles

 

Oshkosh, NE

Father
Steven T. Lodesky, Ph.D.


Ordained Priest: 2016

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Diocese of the
Good Shepherd

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Las Vegas, NV

 

 

Father
Wayne A. Oppel, DSL


Ordained Priest: 2016

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Diocese of
St. Andrew

 

Winston-Salem, NC

 

 

Deacon
Lyn Burgess

 

 

Ordained Deacon: 2009

 

Diocese of
Sts. Simon and Jude

 

 

Glen Heights, TX

 

Deacon
Imani Boyd

Ordained Deacon: 2010

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Diocese of
the Good Shepherd

Las Vegas, NV

 





Deacon
Norman A. Eberhardt, BS


Ordained Deacon: 2014

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Diocese of
St. Francis Assisi

 

Floyds Knobs, IN

Deacon
Luis Gutierrez, M.A, M.Div.


Ordained Deacon: 2017

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Diocese of
Sts. Simon and Jude, Apostles

 

Matteson, Illinois


Subdeacon
Robert Miller

Ordained Acolyte & Lector: 2008
Ordained Subdeacon: 2012

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Diocese of
St. Francis of Assisi

Louisville, KY

 


Subdeacon
C. Gregory Fifer, JD

Ordained Porter: 2010
Ordained Subdeacon: 2012

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Diocese of
St. Francis Assisi

Jeffersonville, IN

 

 

Subdeacon
David A. Bursh, MBA


Ordained Subdeacon: 2017

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Diocese of
St. Francis of Assisi

 

New Philadelphia, Ohio


Anne Jacques

Ordained Acolyte & Lector: 2003

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Retired: 2009

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Diocese of
St. Andrew

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Lewiston, ME