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was consecrated on 2 October 1966 by: Jean Pierre Danyel



LABS, Theodor Anselmus

was consecrated 8 August 1954 by: Victor Scyhoonbroodt
assisted by Helmut Norbert Maas



LACROIX, Jacques line of succession is unknown


LADD, Francis Jerome Joachim (Also see: "Joachim" Jerome, (Reposed) was consecrated on 28 September 1974 by: 28 September 1974 by:
        David Mark Johnson (reposed)
                assisted by Mark I. Miller and Robert Norton


LAEMMER, Marc Marcel

was consecrated in 1937 by: Pierre Gaston Vigue



LAGASCA, Manuel line of succession is unknown



LAGHI, Claude no information



LAGONA, James F.

was consecrated by:
William Vincent Paul Haines-Howard

assisted by Bp. Elias Collier.

Western Rite Orthodox Catholic Church
The Most Rev. James F. Lagona, D.D., J.D.
82 Saranac Avenue

Buffalo, New York 14216-2429 USA
Phone & Fax: (716) 875-8884 (On the Internet)
Current Public Ministry:
- Pastor, Sacred Heart Chapel, Buffalo, NY.
- Director of Catholic Ministry, Sherkston Shores, ON, CANADA.
Current Secular Occupation:
- Attorney-at-Law.
- University Professor.
- B.A., 1982, Canisius College, Buffalo, NY.
- Certificate of Completion, 1980, University of Salamanca, Spain.
- D.D., 1984, Divine Immortality Seminary.
- J.D., 1985, State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law.


LAGREZE, Georges

was consecrated on 31 August 1945 by: Victor Blanchard



LAIGLE, Yves Marie Joseph

was consecrated on 7 August 1960 by: Jean Pierre Danyel
assisted by Charles Maria Joseph Poncelin d'Eschevannes and Julien Erni



LAIRD, Brian
Presbyter/Priest, Inactive:
The Apostolic Christian Church of the East.



LAMBERT, J. line of succession is unknown



LAMBERT, William Noel

was consecrated on 22 August 1917 by: Arnold Harris Mathew



LAMBROU, Nicholas
The Autocephalous Holy Eastern Orthodox Church - Archdiocese of the Americas (AHEOA)
The Most Rev. Nicholas Lambrou
23-05 45th Road, Suite 404 & 405

Long Island City, Queens, New York 11101-4320 USA
Phone: (718) 784-3444 (from Internet)
Fax: (718) 784-5048 (from Internet)
Voice Mail: (212) 479-0839 (from a mass-mailing)
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LAMPI, Joseph line of succession is unknown



LANDER, Richard Brook line of succession is unknown



LANE, Richard P. "Ignatius"

Consecrated "Sub-Conditione" by Metropolitan Archbishop David Seraphim Hill

The Christian Orthodox Catholic Church
The Traditional Orthodox Christian Archdiocese
The Most Rev. Richard P. "Ignatius" Lane, D. Min.
P.O. Box 16553

San Diego, California 92176-6553 USA



LANE, Robert

was consecrated on 15 September 1974 by: Robert A. Burns




was consecrated on 4 July 1978 by: Richard Arthur Marchenna



LANGHAM, Ronald Wayne

consecreated on 4 February 2001 by: Mark StevenShirilau
assisted by Robert Wayne Martin and Jack Isbell

- Presbyter/Priest: May 7, 2000 by Bp. Frank Bugge.

Bishop: The Ecumenical Catholic Church of Australia
The Most Rev. Ronald W. Langham, B.Div. 
P.O. Box 205

Penshurst NSW 2222, Australia
Phone: 61-02-9623-3736 (From Internet)
Cell: 61-04-1608-7316 (From Internet)
Current Public Ministry:
- Pastor: Parish of St. John the Beloved
- Pastor: Parish of St. Matthew
Current Internal Ministry:
- Primate: ECCA
Faith of Origin: Roman Catholic
- Bachelor of Divinity.
- Current Studies: Graduate Certificate in Church Management and Leadership, Charles Sturt University.
- Certificate in Nursing; Certificate in Residential Care.

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LANGHELT, Francis Ernest

was consecrated on 23 July 1944 by: John Syer



LANKENAU, Alfred Louis

was consecrated on 14 June 1980 by: George Augustine Hyde
assisted by Joseph Raffaele

- Presbyter/Priest, May 1956, by RC Bp. James McNulty.

Metropolitan Archishop: The Orthodox Catholic Church of America
The Most Rev. Alfred L. Lankenau, Ph.D., D.D. 
P.O. Box 1222

Indianapolis, Indiana 46206-1222 USA
Phone: (317) 251-4526 (from web site)
Current Public Ministry:
- Pastor, Holy Eucharist Parish, Indianopolis, IN.



Consecrated Nov. 2000 by Bp. Jorge Rodriguez-Villa.

- Presbyter/Priest, May 1998, by Bp. Walter X. Brown. (Lannoye stands by this, although some dispute it.)

Most Rev. Leland J. Lannoye
722 Cedar Point Blvd, Box 1
Cedar Point, NC  28584

The following links may or may not work... His remarks in March 2008 reflects an unchristian attitude as so many "ethnic" styled Orthodox clergy have in these times when Christian Unity among all Orthodox Jurisdictions are most needed which is not. He mentioned THEOCACNA in his e-mail suggesting he has no association with them but the way the e-mail was worded we are not sure at this time.  
The Old Catholic Orthodox Church
is no longer it would seem to appear.  However, Bishop Lannoye sent an e-mail in which he wanted to be removed from the listing, but a reminder caused for him to update his information as regards his present address, website and e-mail address as above and as follows for which we thank him:



LANTZ, Geoffrey D. no information



LA PLANTE, Joseph Gerard Alphonse

was consecrated on 30 September 1979 by: Donald Mitchell Berry
assisted by John Henry Vincent Russell

- Presbyter/Priest, Oct. 1975, by Bp. Ernest Jackson.  

The Old Catholic Church of B.C. & Society
Christ Catholic Church International
The Most Rev. J. Gérard Alphonse LaPlante
715 East 51st Avenue

Vancouver, BC V5X 1E2, Canada
Phone: (604) 325-9193 (from web page)
Fax: (604) 327-1066 (from web page)
Current Public Ministry:
- Staff:
St. Raphael's Parish, Vancouver, B.C.



LAPOINTE, James Amos Lafond

was consecrated on 30 June 1984 by: George Duncan Hinkson
assisted by Franzo King and Richard McFarland



LARANJERA, Manuel Ceja

was consecrated 29 May 1951 by: Salomon Ferraz



LAROCHE, Donald G.,

was consecrated in September 1989 by:Andre Barbeau
assisted by Andre Letellier, John Paul "Michael" Boucher and Claude Baron



LA ROQUE, E. J. Michel no information



LARSEN, Joergen Koch

was consecrated on 11 February 1979 by: Peter Wayne Goodrich
assisted by O'Neill Cote and William Henry Dawe



LARSON, Rev. Alexander   Serves at the Altar of St. Nicholas Church:

414 Mission Rd
Kodiak, AK  99615

Spouse: Helen
Home Phone: 907-487-2739
Diocese: OCA-AK

LARSON, Rev. Elia

Serves at the Altar of St. Michael the Archangel Cathedral:

414 Mission Rd
Kodiak, AK  99615  

Spouse: Anna
Home Phone: 907-481-3219
Diocese: OCA-AK


LARSON, Rev. Dn. John      Serves at the Altar of Elevation of the Holy Cross Church:

PO Box 47
Russian Mission, AK  99657  

Spouse: Natasia
Home Phone: 907-584-5227
Diocese: OCA-AK

LARSON, V. Rev. Nicholai     Serves at the Altar of St. James Church:

PO Box 6048
Napaskiak, AK  99559  

Spouse: Mary Ann
Home Phone: 907-737-7415
Diocese: OCA-AK


LASHLEY, James Francis Augustine

was consecrated on 2 October 1932 by: William F. Tyarks
assisted by George Alexander McGuire



LASKEY, Robert J. line of succession is unknown




was consecrated 2 September 2000 by: Dominic-Martin
assisted by Timothy Paul Baymon, David J. Billings




was consecrated on 17 October 1975 by: Andre Leon Z. Barbeau



LAUPPERT, Norbert Eugen Erwin Egon

was consecrated on 28 September 1952 by: Adriaan Gerard Vreede
assisted by Augustus Willem Goetmakers



LAURENT, Pierre-Marie

was consecrated on 25 August 1962 by: Roger Regnier



LAVALLEY, Laurence J. line of succession is unknown




was consecrated on 30 November 1986 by: Jai Singh Thakore
assisted by Frank H. Benning and K. Samuel Rajah Row



LAWRENCE, Stuart D. J.

was consecrated 25 November 1984 by: George William Boyer



LAWYER, Edward line of succession is unknown



LEADBEATER, Charles Webster

was consecrated on 22 July 1916 by: James I. Wedgewood


Ordinations and Professions:
- Permanent Oblation, 03/20/1988 Corpus Christi Abbey (Benedictine).
- Final profession, Jan. 1993 Society of Divine Vocations (New Jersey).
- Presbyter/Priest, Jan. 12/1994 in the American Orthodox Synod (Old Catholic).

Presbyter/Priest, The former IECCA
Religious, Society of St. Gregory
The Rev. Russell William "Bill" Leaming, SSG         Born: c. 1950
511 Hoffman Street

Hammond, Indiana 46327 USA
Phone: (219) 933-6436 (from Internet)
- M.Div. (Theology) cand., 1993,
Immaculate Conception Seminary, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ.
- B.A. (Psych/Comp. Sci.), 1988, Corpus Christi State University, Corpus Christi, TX.
- A. A. (Business Administration/Computer Science), 1978, Edison Community College, Ft. Myers, FL. 
More Information:
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LEBLANC, Anthony line of succession is unknown



LEBAR, Patrick

was consecrated on 16 April 1975 by: Roger Caro
assisted by Etienne Negrel and Jean-Paul Charlet




was consecrated in the mid 1970's by: Orlando J. Woodward
assisted by Burnice H. Webster



LEE, Frederick George

was consecrated on 7 July 1877 in Venice, Italy by a trio of bishops, the main consecrator being the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Milano, Luigi Nazari, in much secrecy.



LEE, John K. line of succession is unknown



LEEMAN, Edmund Floyd

was consecrated on 8 September 1984 by: Edward James Ford




was consecrated on 27 May 1917 by: Maran Mar Yosif Emmanuel II Thomas




line of succession is unknown except it came from the Roman Catholic Church



LE FEVRE, Jacques line of succession is unknown



LEHMAN, John Joseph

was consecrated on 24 May 1987 by: William Francis Forbes
assisted by Richard Brent MacLennan and James Edward Henderson


LEIGH, Charles M.

Bishop: The American Catholic Church in Florida
The Most Rev. Charles "Chuck" Leigh
7813 N. Nebraska Ave

Tampa, Florida 33604 USA
Phone: (813) 238-6060 (From Internet)




LEIGHTON, Arthur Edward

was consecrated on 17 April 1927 by: Axel Zacharias Fryxell




was consecrated in the late 1890's by: Jules Doinel



LE MENTEC, Guy Robert Marie

was consecrated on 6 October 1979 by: William Henry Hugo Newman-Norton
assisted by Michel France Marie Raoult and Yves Marie Joseph Laigle



LEMMEN, Liepert no information



LEMPL, Joseph line of succession is unknown



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Consecrated by: Unverified at this time

The Independent Old Catholic Church of America
The Most Rev. George Le Mesurier
PO Box 5083, Ottawa, Ontario K2C 3H3 CANADA
Phone (613) 722-5294 (From Internet)



LENOIR, Ch. no information




was consecrated in 1837 by: Ferdinand Chatel



LESCOUZERES, Gerard Marie Edmond

was consecrated on 7 October 1935 by: Louis Marie Francois Giraud
assisted by Pierre G. Vigue



LESSER, Graham N.

was consecrated on 9 January 1982 by: Walter Hollis Adams
assisted by Frank H. Benning, Thomas J. Kleppinger and John M. Hamers




was consecrated on 23 May 1968 by: Andre Leon Zotique Barbeau



LETELLIER, J. line of succession is unknown




was consecrated in 1667 by: Antonio Cardinal Barberini




was consecrated on 22 August 1961 by: Milan Reiching
assisted by Adriaan Gerard Vreede, Augustus Willem Goetmakers, Gustav Ringer and Helenus Marinus Brandt



LEWIS, Philip

was consecrated by: Elton George Griffith



LEWIS, S line of succession is unknown



LEWIS, Solomon

was consecrated on 25 September 1977 by: Muriel E. Matalucci-Ley



LEWIS, William O.

was consecrated on 26 May 1979 by: Charles Dale David Doren
assisted by James Orin Mote and William Francis Burns



LHOTE, Andre

was consecrated on 24 January 1965 by: John B. S. Coates
assisted by A. W. Goetmakers



LIGNIERES, Albert Rene Laurain De

was consecrated in 1909 by: Henry Marsh-Edwards



LILLIE, Charles R. no information



LIMA, Benedito Pereira

was consecrated on 15 August 1965 by: Manuel Ceja Larnjeira



LIMA, Honorio line of succession is unknown



LIMA, Osvaldo Ferreira De line of succession is unknown



LINALE, Frederick Gilbert

was consecrated on 29 June 1969 by: Gerard George Shelley



LINAN, Vincente Jose

was consecrated on 26 June 1932 by: Carmel Henry Carfora
assisted by Mather Williams Sherwood and James Christian Crummey




was consecrated on 24 October 1971 by: Brion C. A. M. de Marigny de Fouesnel
assisted by John J. O'Donnell



LINES, Samuel Gregory was consecrated in 1923 by:
Joseph Rene Vilatte



LINHARES, Jose Guillerme line of succession is unknown




was consecrated on 8 October 1977 by: William Henry Francis Brothers
assisted by Christopher Groden



LISHOUT, Louis Van

was consecrated on 17 August 1975 by: Louis Jean Stanislaus Canivet
assisted by Robert Schwebel


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Ordination: Deacon - Catholic Church of the Americas.
The United Independent Catholic Church
The Rev. Deacon Dan Little
5289 - 37th Street South

St. Petersburg, Florida 60007-4189 USA
Voice: (727) 906-8486 (from Internet)
Fax: (727) 906-0656
Faith of Origin: Roman Catholic

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LITTLEWOOD, William Elliot

was consecrated on 19 June 1971 by: Gordon Albert Da Costa
assisted by Benjamin C. Eckhardt and William C. Thompson



LITTRELL, Terrill D. line of succession is unknown



LLEWELLYN, Elic Davis Brookshire no information



LLOYD, Frederick E.

was consecrated on 29 December 1915 by: Joseph Rene Vilatte
assisted by Paolo M. Gulotti



LOBELIUS, Owe Daniel Botvid

was consecrated on 4 September 1988 by: Dean Everett Bekken
assisted by Dominic Mark Pyle-Bridges, Joseph E. Neth and Donald W. Mullan



LOBKOWITZ, Paul Wilfrid Carl

was consecrated on 17 June 1984 by: Robert Schuyler Zeiger
assisted by Colin James Guthrie, Michael D. Coffin and Joseph Jonah Tolson



LOBUE, John Raymond

was consecrated on 21 September 1980 by: Robert Lloyd Williams
assisted by Joseph Anthony MacFormack



LOCKE, Donald L.

was consecrated on 14 February 1988 by: James Franklyn Mondok
assisted by Michael F. Hembree and Walter G. Allard



LOCKHART, John Clarence

was consecrated in early 1950 by: Peter Ewart O'Dell Cheshire



LOGSDON, M. J. "Mike"
The North American Old Roman Catholic Church (Utrecht Succesion)
The Rev. Deacon M. J. ("Mike") Logsdon
115 Washington Drive, Salinas, California 93905 USA
Other Information:
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LOMBARDI, Dominick A. line of succession is unknown



LOISELLE, Robert Samuel no information



LONGACRE, Richard A. no information



LOO, James Cornelius Van

was consecrated on 3 September 1931 by: Frederick Ebenezer John Lloyd
assisted by Reginal Grant Barrow




Ordinations: Deacon - 1994(?) by Bp. Stephen Thomas, in Colorado, Mercian Orthodox Catholic Church
The Romano-Byzantine Orthodox Catholic Church (Special Note regarding this particular church... See: Thomas, Stephen)
Religious: Franciscan Servants of Christ Merciful
The Rev. Deacon Sam Lonewolf, FSCM
1501 West Carolina Street

Palestine, Texas 75801 USA
Phone: (903) 723-9862
Current Public Ministry:
- Christian outreach and leader of a faith community, Najavo Reservation (and other reservations) in East Texas.


LOPEZ-LOZANO, Carlos no information



LOPEZ Y SIERRA, Antonio Benigno

was consecrated on 17 October 1926 by: Carmel Henry Carfora



LOPEZ Y VALDES, Jose Macario

was consecrated on 17 October 1926 by: Carmel Henry Carfora



LORENZO, Dominick

was consecrated on 26 June 1977 by: Uladyslau Ryzy-Ryski
assisted by Patrick McReynolds, Luis M. Asarta, Antonio Garcia, Francisco Barquero, Frderico Kuany and Lawrence Pierre



LORETO, Eugenio

was consecrated by: Maximo Del Reyes

assisted by Bishop Boyle and Mar Thoma Makarios



LOS SANTOS MOURA, Marcos line of succession is unknown




was consecrated on 25 June 1977 by: Roger Caro
assisted by Maurice Auberger and Jean-Paul Charlet



LOVEDAY, Conrad Julius Kelsey

was consecrated on 1 October 1950 by: Frank Waters Pigott



LOWE, Terry A. no information



LOWERY, Carroll T.

was consecrated on 17 February 1977 by: John Lawrence Brown



LOZANO, Jacopo Antonio line of succession is unknown



LUCEY, Dennis                                         + _

was consecrated on 24 November 1976 by:
Joseph L. Vredenburg



LUCIER, Roland Albert 

was consecrated on 18 April 1982 by: Gregory David Michael Voris



LUDWICK, Morris                                          + -

was consecrated on 19 June 1983 by: Joseph L. Vredenburgh
assisted by Michael Zaharakis and
James A. Dennis



LUKER, Rupert John

was consecrated on 17 May 1953 by: John van Ryswyck


LULA, John Sebastian, OSB     + -

Ordained Priest:  August 8th, 1982 by +C. David Luther (Reposed)

Consecrated  to Episcopacy: 22 February 2002 by:

>Previous Religious Superior: +Brian Joseph Kennedy

(aka: Joe-Ely and/or Joseph O'Brien) - + in Toledo, Ohio - with assistance of Roger Harris (aka: Alan Stanford [Joseph Thaddeus] ).

>Re-Consecrated {Sub Conditione}: April 2005 by +Michael Damian Benedict + - (Stephen Palladino) assisted by: +Thomas (Scott Lynn "Martin" Tindall).  This consecration was to correct deficiencies by the initial consecrator who is alleged to have lacked proper matter, form and intent. Consecration was as an Archbishop and Primate..


Contact Information:

presently: Presiding Bishop -American Old Roman Catholic Church in US &  Abbot of  the Benedictine Fathers of Toledo

1146 Northville Drive

Toledo, Ohio 43612

Phone: (419) 464-7953-

Phone:  (419 810-9129



Former Home

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LULLY, Marc-Antoine

was consecrated on 18 January 1967 by: Michael Bertiaux



LUSTINEZ, Robert Josef Dieter

was consecrated on 18 September 1977 by: Gerhard Josef Schmitt



LUTGEN, Robert Gustave

was consecrated on 22 February 1953 by: Hugh George De Willmott Newman
assisted by Harold Percival Nicholson, Philip Charles Stuart Singer and John Brabazon-Lowther



LUTHER, Charles David (reposed)

was consecrated on 25 September 1977 by: Charles McCarthy
assisted by: Francis Jerome Joachim Ladd and Wallace David De Ortega-Maxey



LYMAN, George Arvid Edmond

was consecrated on 29 December 1961 by: John Barwell Walker
assisted by Emile Federico Rodriguez y Fairfield



LYNCH, Eugene

was consecrated by: Bertil Alexander Persson



LYNCH, James

was consecrated by: John Chrysostom



LYON, George C. line of succession is unknown



LYONS, Mike line of succession is unknown


LYONS, Robert

Presbyter/Priest: June, 1997 by Bp. Richard Johnson of The Charismatic Catholic Church of Canada.
Diocese of the Holy Spirit
The Rev. Fr. R. F. Willibrord Lyons
1930 E. 7th Street # 6

Anderson, Indiana 46012 USA
Phone: (765) 649-9967 (From Internet)
Pager: (765) 622-4768
Current Public Ministry:
- Vicar:
Saint Alban's Anglican Church, Anderson, IN.
- Chaplain: Hospice Care, Inc. of Carmel, IN and New Castle, IN.

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