Episcopal Diocese of West Missouri

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Diocese of West Missouri
Location
Ecclesiastical province Province VII
Coordinates 39°05′53″N 94°35′22″W / 39.09800°N 94.58941°W / 39.09800; -94.58941Coordinates: 39°05′53″N 94°35′22″W / 39.09800°N 94.58941°W / 39.09800; -94.58941
Statistics
Congregations 49 (2014)
Members 10,099 (2014)
Information
Rite Episcopal
Cathedral Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, Kansas City, Missouri
Current leadership
Bishop Martin Scott Field
Map
Location of the Diocese of West Missouri
Location of the Diocese of West Missouri
Website
diowestmo.org

The Episcopal Diocese of West Missouri, is the diocese of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America with jurisdiction over western Missouri. It is in Province 7 and its cathedral, Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, is in Kansas City, Missouri, as are the diocesan offices.[1]

Bishops of West Missouri[edit]

Honorific & Name Dates
1st Edward Robert Atwill 1890–1911
2nd Sidney Catlin Partridge 1911–1930
3rd Robert Nelson Spencer 1930–1949
4th Edward Randolph Welles 1950–1972
5th Arthur Anton Vogel 1973–1989
6th John Clark Buchanan 1989-1999 (Coadjutor Bishop, 1989)
7th Barry Robert Howe 1999-2011
8th Martin Scott Field 2011-

Martin Field was consecrated and installed as the 8th Bishop of West Missouri on Saturday, March 5, 2011, by Katharine Jefferts Schori, the Presiding Bishop.

Suffragan and Assisting Bishops[edit]

  • Robert R. Spears, Jr., Suffragan Bishop 1967-1970 (subsequently Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Rochester, 1970–1984)

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Episcopal Church Annual, 2006, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Morehouse Publishing, p. 398-400

External links[edit]