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Page updated March 5, 2024
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Ecumenical Catholic Church+USA Clergy


 

18th Annual Synod
October, 2018

Sacred Cross Oratory
Floyds Knobs, Indiana

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

Ordained Priest: 2003

Consecrated Bishop:
2016

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Presiding Bishop
2018 -

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Pastor
Sts Peter & Paul
Chapel

Province 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
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Bp. Carl T. Swaringim, Ed.D.

Founding Bishop
2001

Ordained Priest: 1963
Consecrated Bishop:
1995

Presiding Bishop
2001-2004, 2009-2014
2016 - 2018

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Presiding Bishop Emeritus
2018 -

Bishop,
Province of
Sts. Simon & Jude

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Pastoral Director:
Vilatte Institute

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Dardenne Prairie, MO

+ Incensum istud a te Domine: et descendat super nos misericordia tua. +

Bishop
David M. Kocka, M.A.

Ordained Priest: 1980
Consecrated Bishop:
2003

Presiding Bishop
2005-2009

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Bishop,
Province of
St. Francis Assisi

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Greenville, Indiana

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

Hospice Chaplain


Ordained Priest: 1978
Consecrated Bishop:
2009

Presiding Bishop: 2014 - 2015
 

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Bishop,
Provinces of
St. Andrew
&
the
Good Shepherd

Sun City Center, Florida

Bishop
Judy A. Kahler,
COSB, MTh

Hospice Chaplain

Spiritual Director
&

Centering Prayer
Facilitator

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Ordained Priest: 2011
Consecrated Bishop:
2016

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Province of
St. Andrew

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Lackland, Florida

Father
William E. LaGrand, M.A.


Ordained Priest: 2003

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Diocese of
Sts. Simon & Jude

Lake Ozark, Missouri

Father
J, Scotty Ray

Ordained Priest: 2007

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Province of
Sts. Simon & Jude

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Oshkosh Nebraska

Father
C. Michael Kissel


Ordained Priest: 2007

Retired: 2014

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Diocese of
St. Francis Assisi

New Albany, Indiana

Father
Steven T. Lodesky, Ph.D.

Hospice Chaplain

Ordained Priest: 2016

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Provinces of
St. Andrew
&
the
Good Shepherd

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Las Vegas, Nevada

Father
Wayne A. Oppel, Ph.D.


Ordained Priest: 2016

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Province of
St. Andrew & the Good Shepherd

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Director,
Prayer Ministry

Winston Salem, NC

Father
Luis Gutierrez, M.A, M.Div.


Ordained Priest: 2018

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Province of
Sts. Simon & Jude

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Pastor,
Our Lady of San Juan de los Lagos
Ministry

Matteson, Illinois



Father
Norman A. Eberhardt, BS

Hospice Chaplain


Ordained Priest: 2019

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Provinces of
St. Andrew
&
the
Good Shepherd

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New Albany, Indiana

Deacon
Richard D. Sellers

Diocesan Chancellor


Ordained Deacon: 2021

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Pastor,
Sacred Cross
Oratory

Province of
St. Francis Assisi

Greenville, IN

 

Subdeacon
C. Gregory Fifer, JD


Ordained Subdeacon: 2012

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Diocese of
St. Francis Assisi

Jeffersonville, IN