Abraham Akaka Abraham Kahikina Akaka (February 21, 1917 – September 10, 1997) was an American clergyman.
Adoniram Judson Adoniram Judson, Jr. (August 9, 1788 – April 12, 1850) was an American Baptist missionary, who served in Burma for almost forty years.
Alabama Baptist Convention The Alabama Baptist Convention is an autonomous association of Baptist churches in the state of Alabama.
Albert L. Lewis Rabbi Albert L. Lewis (July 6, 1917 – February 10, 2008) (Hebrew: הרב אברהם אריה בן חיים יוסף ושרה בילא) was a leading American Conservative rabbi, scholar, and author; President of the R...
Alexander Masovianus Alexander Masovianus, in full: Alexander Ioseph Masovianus is an American comparative religionist and spiritual thinker.
Alfred Harding (bishop) Alfred Harding (August 15, 1852 – May 2, 1923) was the second Episcopal Bishop of Washington.
Alistair Begg Alistair Begg is the Senior Pastor of Cleveland's Parkside Church (located in Bainbridge, Geauga County, Ohio), a position he has had since 1983.
Alma A. Timpson The Centennial Park group is a fundamentalist Mormon group, with approximately 1,500 members, who broke with Leroy S. Johnson, the senior member of the "Priesthood Council" and leader of the Fun...
Alma Bridwell White Alma Bridwell White (June 16, 1862 – June 26, 1946) was the founder, and a bishop of the Pillar of Fire Church.
Andy Stanley Charles Andrew "Andy" Stanley (born May 16, 1958) is the senior pastor of North Point Community Church, Buckhead Church, Browns Bridge Community Church, Gwinnett Church and Watermarke Church.
Anne Ayres Anne Ayres (January 3, 1816 – February 9, 1896) was a nun and the founder of the first Episcopalian religious order for women.
Anthony Pilla Anthony Michael Pilla (born November 12, 1932) is a bishop of the Catholic Church in the United States.
Arnold Resnicoff Arnold E. Resnicoff (born 1946) is an American Conservative rabbi who served as a military officer and military chaplain.
Arthur Katz Arthur "Art" Katz (Brooklyn, February 13, 1929 – June 28, 2007) was an American author and Christian preacher who traveled the world teaching an alternative to what he described as today's "make...
Arthur Luther Whitaker Arthur L. Whitaker (July 23, 1921-October 16, 2007) was an American minister, professor, psychologist, sociologist, writer and World War II army veteran.
Barbara Heinemann Landmann Barbara Heinemann Landmann (January 11, 1795 – May 21, 1883) was twice a Werkzeug, or Instrument, for the Community of True Inspiration.
Baron Stow Baron Stow (1801–1869) was a Boston Baptist minister, writer and editor, who in 1843 with Samuel Francis Smith compiled a Baptist hymnal entitled: The Psalmist, which for the next thirty yea...
Barry W. Lynn Barry W. Lynn, Esq. (born 1948) has been the Executive Director of Americans United for Separation of Church and State since 1992.
Becky Fischer Becky Fischer is a Pentecostal children's pastor best known for her role in the 2006 documentary Jesus Camp.
Benjamin Brewster (bishop) Benjamin Brewster (November 25, 1860 - 2 February 1941) was the Episcopal Bishop of Maine and Missionary Bishop of Western Colorado.
Benjamin Kurtz Benjamin Kurtz (February 28, 1795 – December 29, 1865) was a German-American Lutheran pastor and theologian.
Billy Graham William Franklin "Billy" Graham, Jr. (born November 7, 1918) is an American evangelical Christian evangelist, ordained as a Southern Baptist minister, who rose to celebrity status in 19...
Bobby V. Page Bobby V. Page is a Brigadier General in the United States Air Force currently serving as the Deputy Chief of Chaplains of the United States Air Force.
Brian Norman Prior The Right Rev. Brian Norman Prior is the IX Bishop of Minnesota in The Episcopal Church.
Brian Prior The Right Rev. Brian Norman Prior is the IX Bishop of Minnesota in The Episcopal Church.
Bruce A. Hedman The Reverend Prof. Bruce A. Hedman, Ph.D., has served the Abington Congregational Church, Pomfret Center, Connecticut, since 1988.
C. J. Mahaney Charles Joseph Mahaney, commonly known as C.J., is the former president of Sovereign Grace Ministries (formerly People of Destiny International or PDI, co-founded with Larry Tomczak), a n...
C. Judson Child, Jr. Charles Judson Child, Jr. (April 25, 1923 – January 5, 2004) was the seventh bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta.
C. Wallis Ohl Charles Wallis Ohl, Jr. is the Provisional Bishop of Fort Worth in The Episcopal Church.
C. Wallis Ohl, Jr. Charles Wallis Ohl, Jr. is the Provisional Bishop of Fort Worth in The Episcopal Church.
Carl W. Buehner Carl William Buehner (December 27, 1898 – November 11, 1974) was a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from 1952 to 1961 and was the Republican Part...
Chaplain of the United States Senate The Chaplain of the United States Senate opens each session of the United States Senate with a prayer, and provides and coordinates religious programs and pastoral care support for Senators, the...
Charles Chapman Grafton The Right Reverend Charles Chapman Grafton (April 12, 1830 – August 30, 1912) was the second Bishop of the Diocese of Fond du Lac in The Episcopal Church, in Wisconsin, U.S.A.
Charles Judson Child, Jr. The Right Reverend Charles Judson Child, Jr. (April 25, 1923-January 5, 2004) was the seventh bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta.
Charles Minnigerode Beckwith Charles Minnigerode Beckwith (June 2, 1851 in Petersburg, Virginia-April 18, 1928) was fourth bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama.
Charles Spear Charles Spear (May 1, 1803 – April 13, 1863) was a Universalist minister who advocated for the abolishment of the death penalty, supported prison reform, and founded the newspaper Prisoner's ...
Charles Wolcott Charles Wolcott was a music composer who served as a member of the Universal House of Justice, the supreme governing body of the Bahá'í Faith, between 1963 and 1987.
Claude Nowell Claude Rex Nowell (November 2, 1944 – January 29, 2008), also known as Corky King, Corky Ra, and Summum Bonum Amon Ra, was the American founder of Summum, a 501(c)(3), philosop...
Cleland Boyd McAfee Cleland Boyd McAfee (September 25, 1866 – February 4, 1944) was an American theologian, Presbyterian minister and hymn writer, best known for penning the gospel hymn, "Near to the Heart of God,"...
Clifton Kirkpatrick The Rev. Clifton Kirkpatrick, DMin, is the former Stated Clerk of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), a position in which he served from 1996 to 2008.
Clive Calver Clive Calver (born 1949) is an Evangelical Christian leader, teacher, author and international speaker.
Cyrus Adler Cyrus Adler (September 13, 1863 – April 7, 1940) was a U.S. educator, Jewish religious leader and scholar.
Daniel Lapin Daniel Lapin (born January 1, 1947) is an American Orthodox rabbi, author, public speaker, and heads the American Alliance of Jews and Christians.
Daniel Parker (Baptist) Daniel Parker (April 6, 1781 – December 3, 1844) was an early leader in the Primitive Baptist Church in the Southern United States and the founder of numerous churches including Pilgrim Primitiv...
Daniel Sidney Warner Daniel Sidney Warner (July 25, 1842 – December 12, 1895) is known primarily as a church reformer and one of the founders of the Church of God (Anderson) and other similar church groups.
David Koresh David Koresh (born Vernon Wayne Howell; August 17, 1959 – April 19, 1993) was the American leader of the Branch Davidians religious sect, believing himself to be its final prophet.
David Miscavige David Miscavige ( born April 30, 1960) is the leader of the Church of Scientology.
David R. Brock David R. Brock is an American leader in the Community of Christ.
David Richard Porter David Richard Porter (1882–1973) was a major figure in the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) during the height of the organization's popularity and influence on American high school and c...
Duane E. Couey Duane E. Couey (–) was an American leader in the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS Church).
Dudley C. Rutherford Dudley C. Rutherford is the senior pastor of the Shepherd of the Hills Church in Porter Ranch, Los Angeles, California, USA. This is a nondenominational Christian "megachurch" with 8,000 attende...
Duke Kimbrough McCall Duke Kimbrough McCall (September 1, 1914April 2, 2013) was an American Christian religious leader who served as Chief Executive Officer of the Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) Executive Commit...
Ed Bacon (episcopal priest) The Reverend Ed Bacon is a priest in the Diocese of Los Angeles in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America and has been the rector of All Saints Church, Pasadena, since 1995.
Edgar Dewitt Jones Edgar Dewitt Jones (1876–1956) was an American clergyman, ecumenist, and author, born December 5, 1876 at Hearne, Tex., and educated at Transylvania University where he was a member of the Alpha...
Edward Parmelee Smith Edward Parmelee Smith was a Congregational minister in Massachusetts before becoming Field Secretary for the United States Christian Commission during the American Civil War.
Edward Payson Edward Payson (25 July 1783 – 22 October 1827), American Congregational preacher, was born on 25 July 1783 at Rindge, New Hampshire, where his father, Seth Payson (1758-1820), was pastor of the ...
Edward Woolsey Bacon Edward Woolsey Bacon was an American Congregational clergyman, as well as a sailor and a soldier.
Edwin Louis Cole Edwin Louis Cole (September 10, 1922 – August 27, 2002), also known as Ed Cole, was the founder of the Christian Men's Network, a religious organization devoted to helping Christian men an...
Elijah Craig Elijah Craig (1738/1743 – May 18, 1808) was a Baptist preacher in Virginia, who became an educator and capitalist entrepreneur in the area of Virginia that later became the state of Kentucky.
Episcopal Diocese of Idaho The Episcopal Diocese of Idaho is the diocese of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America with jurisdiction over Idaho south of the Salmon River.
Erastus Milo Cravath Erastus Milo Cravath (1833–1900) was a field secretary with the American Missionary Association (AMA) after the American Civil War, when he helped found Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, ...
Eugene Carson Blake Eugene Carson Blake (November 7, 1906 – July 31, 1985) was an American Presbyterian Church leader.
Father Yod Father Yod or YaHoWha, born James Edward Baker (July 4, 1922 – August 25, 1975) was the American owner of one of the country's first health food restaurants, on the Sunset Stri...
Floyd M. McDowell Floyd Marion McDowell (26 March 1889 – 27 October 1964) was an American leader in the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS Church).
Forrest Church Frank Forrester Church IV (September 23, 1948 – September 24, 2009) was a leading Unitarian Universalist minister, author, and theologian.
Francis George Francis Eugene George OMI (born January 16, 1937) is an American cardinal of the Catholic Church.
Francis Mason (missionary) Francis Mason (April 2, 1799 – 3 March 1874), American missionary and a naturalist, was born in York, England.
Francisco Mora y Borrell Francisco Mora i Borrell (Francisco Mora y Borrell) was a Catalan Catholic priest, who served as the Bishop of Monterey-Los Angeles from 1878 to 1896.
Frank Naylor The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Kingdom of God is a fundamentalist church in the Latter-day Saint movement.
Frank Naylor (Latter Day Saints) The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Kingdom of God is a fundamentalist church in the Latter-day Saint movement.
Frederick H. Belden Frederick Hesley Belden, (born 25 September 1909 in Watertown, New York — died 4 November 1979]] was the tenth Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Rhode Island.
Frederick Lenz Frederick Philip Lenz, III, Ph.D., also known as Rama and Atmananda (February 9, 1950 in San Diego, California – April 12, 1998), was a spiritual teacher who taught what he termed Am...
G. T. Bustin Green Tolbert Bustin was an American preacher, pastor, evangelist and missionary who served successively in the Church of the Nazarene, Pilgrim Holiness Church, and the Immanuel Missionary Churc...
Gail E. Mengel Gail E. Mengel was an apostle and member of the Council of Twelve Apostles of the Community of Christ from 1998 to 2005.
Gene Edwards Earl Eugene "Gene" Edwards (born July 18, 1932) is an American house church planter, a Christian author, and a former Southern Baptist pastor and evangelist.
George B. Bacon George B. Bacon (1836–1876) was an United States clergyman and author of texts on religious issues.
George F. Regas The Rev. Dr. George Frank Regas, born on October 1, 1930 in Knoxville, Tennessee, is a retired Episcopal priest.
George Nelson Hunt, III George Nelson Hunt III (born 8 December 1931 in Louisville, Kentucky) was the Episcopal Bishop of Rhode Island from 1980 to 1994.
George Storrs George Storrs (December 13, 1796–December 28, 1879) was a Christian teacher and writer in the United States.
George Thomas Montgomery George Thomas Montgomery (December 30, 1847 – January 10, 1907) was the first American-born Bishop of the Diocese of Monterey-Los Angeles (now the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles...
Georgia Baptist Convention The Georgia Baptist Convention is an autonomous association of Baptist churches in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Gerald Peterson, Jr. The Righteous Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, also known as The Righteous Branch, The Branch Church, The Peterson Group and Christ's Church, is...
Gerald Peterson, Sr. The Righteous Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, also known as The Righteous Branch, The Branch Church, The Peterson Group and Christ's Church, is...
Geralyn Wolf Geralyn Wolf (born 30 April 1947) is the twelfth bishop of the Diocese of Rhode Island in the Episcopal Church.
Glenford Eckleton Mitchell Dr. Glenford Eckleton Mitchell served as a member of the Universal House of Justice, the supreme governing body of the Bahá'í Faith.
Glenn Mosley Glenn R. Mosley, Ph.D. is an American reverend and theologian, best known as the former CEO of the Association of Unity Churches.
Glenn Mosley (minister) Glenn R. Mosley, Ph.D. is an American minister and theologian, best known as the former CEO of the Association of Unity Churches.
Gordon B. Hinckley Gordon Bitner Hinckley (June 23, 1910 – January 27, 2008) was a religious leader and author who served as the 15th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from ...
Gregory Bedell Gregory Thurston Bedell was the third Episcopal Bishop of Ohio.
Gregory T. Bedell Gregory Thurston Bedell (August 27, 1817 – March 11, 1892) was the third Episcopal Bishop of Ohio.
Haitham Bundakji Haitham Bundakji (born 1948) was President of the Islamic Society of Orange County, the largest Muslim organization in the western United States, located in Garden Grove, California.
Harold Klemp Harold Klemp (b. 1942, Wisconsin, US) is the spiritual leader of Eckankar, Religion of the Light and Sound of God.
Harry Halpern Harry Halpern was an American religious and community leader, a powerful orator, a respected religious educator, and a prominent Conservative rabbi who served for almost 49 years as the rabbi o...
Healy family The Healy family of Georgia became notable in U.S. history because of the siblings' high achievements in the second half of the nineteenth century, particularly within the Catholic Church.
Henry Grew Henry Grew (1781–Aug 8, 1862) was a Christian teacher and writer whose studies of the Bible led him to conclusions which were at odds with doctrines accepted by many of the mainstream churches o...
Henry J. Mikell Henry Judah Mikell was the second bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta.
Hiram Richard Hulse Hiram Richard Hulse (1868 - 1938) was the second Bishop of the Diocese of Cuba in The Episcopal Church.
History of Baptists in Kentucky The history of the Baptist movement in the United States state of Kentucky begins around 1775, when a few Baptist preachers visited from Virginia.
Hobart Brown (bishop) John Henry Hobart Brown was the first Bishop of the Diocese of Fond du Lac in The Episcopal Church.
Horatio Dresser Horatio Willis Dresser (1866–1954) was a New Thought religious leader and author.
Howard D. Stendahl Howard Douglas Stendahl (born August 1, 1951) is the Chief of Chaplains of the United States Air Force, promoted to Major General with an effective date of August 2, 2012.
Howard S. Sheehy, Jr. Howard Sherman ("Bud") Sheehy, Jr. was a member of the First Presidency of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS Church) from 1978 to 2000.
Hugh B. Brown Hugh Brown Brown (October 24, 1883 – December 2, 1975) was an attorney, educator, author and leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
Ivan Neilsen The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Kingdom of God is a fundamentalist church in the Latter-day Saint movement.
J. Marion Hammon The Centennial Park group is a fundamentalist Mormon group, with approximately 1,500 members, who broke with Leroy S. Johnson, the senior member of the "Priesthood Council" and leader of the Fun...
J. Neil Alexander John Neil Alexander is the 9th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, being elected to that office March 31, 2001.
J. Scott Mayer James Scott Mayer is the fifth Bishop of Northwest Texas in The Episcopal Church.
Jack Moline Jack Moline (born August 10, 1952) is an American Conservative rabbi who has served as rabbi of Agudas Achim Congregation in Alexandria, Virginia since 1987 and Director of Public Poli...
Jacob Albright Jacob Albright (Jakob Albrecht) (May 1, 1759 – May 17, 1808) was an American Christian leader, founder of Albright's People (Die Albrechtsleute) which was officially named the Evangelical ...
Jacob O. Meyer Jacob Owen Meyer was the founder and directing elder of a small fundamentalist Christian sect based in Pennsylvania, the Assemblies of Yahweh.
James Aloysius Hickey James Aloysius Hickey (October 11, 1920 – October 24, 2004) was an American Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church.
James D. Harmston The True and Living Church of Jesus Christ of Saints of the Last Days (TLC) is a breakaway sect of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
James Freeman Clarke James Freeman Clarke (April 4, 1810 – June 8, 1888) was an American theologian and author.
James Jelinek James Louis Jelinek was the Eighth Bishop of Minnesota in The Episcopal Church.
James L. Jelinek James Louis Jelinek was the Eighth Bishop of Minnesota in The Episcopal Church.
James Oler James Oler is the bishop of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS Church) in Canada, and a practicing polygamist.
James Shera Montgomery James Shera Montgomery (17 October 1864 - 30 June 1952) was an American Methodist minister who served as the 55th Chaplain of the United States House of Representatives, April 11, 1921 - January...
James Strang James Jesse Strang (March 21, 1813 – July 9, 1856) was an American religious leader, politician and self-proclaimed monarch who founded the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Strangite...
Jeremiah James Harty Jeremiah James Harty (November 5, 1853—October 29, 1927) was an American prelate of the Catholic Church.
Jim Winkler James Winkler is the General Secretary of the United Methodist General Board of Church and Society.
Joasaph (McLellan) Archimandrite Joasaph (January 24, 1962 – December 18, 2009) was Head of the Russian Ecclesiastical Mission in Jerusalem of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia.
Joe Beam Joe Beam is an inspirational speaker and best-selling author.
Johannes Kelpius Johannes Kelpius (1667–1708) was a German Pietist, mystic, musician, and writer, interested in the occult, botany, and astronomy, who came to believe with his followers in the "Society of the Wo...
John A. Buehrens Rev. John A. Buehrens is a Unitarian Universalist minister and author, and served as the sixth president of the Unitarian Universalist Association from 1993 to 2001.
John B. Walthour John Buchman Walthour was the 4th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta in the United States.
John Buchman Walthour The Right Reverend John Buchman Walthour (1904-1952) was the 4th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta in the United States.
John Carroll (bishop) John Carroll, (January 8, 1735 – December 3, 1815) was the first Roman Catholic bishop and archbishop in the United States—serving as the ordinary of the Archdiocese of Baltimore.
John Dale John Patrick Dale serves as the pulpit minister at Glendale Road Church of Christ in Murray, Kentucky, one of the Church of Christ's largest congregations.
John Dale (minister) John Patrick Dale served as the pulpit minister at Glendale Road Church of Christ in Murray, Kentucky, one of the Church of Christ's largest congregations.
John Dickins John Dickins (1746–1798) was an early Methodist preacher in the United States.
John Dixon Long John Dixon Long (September 26, 1817 – 1894) was a minister of the Methodist Episcopal Church and a leading U.S. abolitionist.
John F. Garver John Franklin Garver (28 January 1878 – 3 March 1949) was an American leader in the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS Church).
John Gregg Fee John Gregg Fee (September 9, 1816 - January 11, 1901) was an abolitionist, minister and educator, the founder of the town of Berea, Kentucky, and Berea College (1855), the first in the U.S. Sout...
John Henry Barrows Rev. Dr. John Henry Barrows (1847–1902) was an American clergyman of First Presbyterian Church and Chairman of the 1883 General Committee on the Congress of Religions (later to be known as the W...
John Henry Hobart Brown John Henry Hobart Brown (called Hobart; January 1, 1831-May 2, 1888) was the first Bishop of the Diocese of Fond du Lac in The Episcopal Church.
John Leland (Baptist) John Leland (May 14, 1754 – January 14, 1841) was an American Baptist minister who preached in Massachusetts and Virginia, as well an outspoken abolitionist.
John M. Walker (bishop) John Moore Walker, Jr. (1888-1951) was the 3rd bishop in the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, and was the 1st bishop born in the state of Georgia to a bishop in the state of Georgia.
John Miles Kendrick John Miles Kendrick was an Episcopal Church bishop, educator, and Civil War Officer of the United States.
John Moore Walker, Jr. The Right Reverend John Moore Walker, Jr. was the 3rd bishop in the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta, and was the 1st bishop born in the state of Georgia to a bishop in the state of Georgia.
John Taylor (Baptist preacher) John Taylor (1752–1833) was a pioneer Baptist preacher, religious writer, frontier historian and planter in north and central Kentucky.
John W. Timpson The Centennial Park group is a Fundamentalist Mormon group, with approximately 1,500 members, who broke with Leroy S. Johnson, the senior member of the "Priesthood Council" and leader of the Fun...
John Willis Baer Dr. John Willis Baer (March 2, 1861 – February 8, 1931) was an American official of the United Society of Christian Endeavor.
Joseph Lowery Joseph Echols Lowery (born October 6, 1921) is a minister in the United Methodist Church and leader in the American civil rights movement.
Joseph Marsh (Adventist) Joseph Marsh (1802–1863) was an American Millerite preacher, and editor of The Advent Harbinger and Bible Advocate.
Joseph Smith, Jr. Joseph Smith, Jr. (December 23, 1805 – June 27, 1844) was an American religious leader and the founder of what later became the Latter Day Saint movement, popularly known as Mormonism.
Joseph Tkach, Jr. Joseph Tkach, Jr. is president and pastor general of Grace Communion International, an evangelical Christian denomination based in Glendora, Calif.
Joshua Harris Joshua Eugene Harris (born December 30, 1974 in Dayton, Ohio) is an American pastor and author, perhaps most widely known as the author of I Kissed Dating Goodbye (1997), in which he explain...
Joshua L. Goldberg Joshua Louis Goldberg (January 6, 1896 – December 24, 1994) was a Belarusian-born American rabbi, who was the first rabbi to be commissioned as a U.S. Navy chaplain in World War II (and only the...
Judson Child Charles Judson Child, Jr. was the seventh bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta.
Keith Ackerman Keith Lynn Ackerman (born August 3, 1946 in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, United States) is the current Bishop Vicar of the Diocese of Quincy of the Anglican Church in North America.
Keith L. Ackerman Keith Lynn Ackerman (born August 3, 1946 in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, United States) is the retired American Bishop of the Episcopal Church Diocese of Quincy (based in Peoria, Illinois).
Kip McKean Thomas Wayne "Kip" McKean II (born May 31, 1954) is a former minister of the International Churches of Christ and is a current minister of the City of Angels International Christian Church and ...
Kirby J. Hensley The Reverend Kirby James Hensley (July 23, 1911 – March 19, 1999) was the president and founder of the Universal Life Church (ULC.) Hensley was born as second in a family of seven children ...
Krishna Venta Krishna Venta (born Francis Herman Pencovic; March 29, (there is conflicting information on the birth date; some records indicate 1911 and other records say 1913) – December 10, 1958) was ...
L. F. P. Curry Lemuel Florence Patterson Curry (July 22, 1887 – January 23, 1977) was an American leader in the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (RLDS Church) and was the mayor of Indepe...
L. Ron Hubbard Lafayette Ronald Hubbard (March 13, 1911 – January 24, 1986), better known as L. Ron Hubbard and often referred to by his initials, LRH, was an American author and the founder o...
Leafy Anderson Mother Leafy Anderson (1887–1927) was born in Wisconsin in the 19th century.
Lemuel Haynes Lemuel Haynes (1753–1833) was an influential African-American religious leader who argued against slavery.
Leonard Woolsey Bacon Leonard Woolsey Bacon (1830–May 12, 1907) was an American clergyman, born in New Haven, Connecticut.
Leroy S. Johnson Leroy Sunderland Johnson (June 12, 1888 – November 25, 1986), known to his followers as Uncle Roy, was a leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS Chur...
Lester Barrie Lester Barrie is an LA based stand-up comedian and Christian preacher.
Linda L. Booth Linda L. Booth has been an apostle and a member of the Council of Twelve Apostles of the Community of Christ since 1998.
Louie Giglio Dr. Louie Giglio (born June 30, 1958) is the pastor of Passion City Church, Atlanta, a speaker, and the founder of the Passion Movement.
Louis H. Narcisse Louis H. Narcisse (April 27, 1921- February 3, 1989), also known as King Louis H. Narcisse, was an African-American religious leader and the founder of the Mt. Zion Spiritual Church.
Louis Marshall Louis Marshall (December 14, 1856 – September 11, 1929) was an American corporate, constitutional and civil rights lawyer as well as a mediator and Jewish community leader who worked to secure r...
Luther Rice Luther Rice (1783–1836), was a Baptist minister who, after a thwarted mission to India, returned to America where he spent the remainder of his career raising funds for missions and advocating ...
Lyle Jeffs Lyle Jeffs is the special counselor and brother to Warren Jeffs, and a bishop in the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS Church).
Malcolm Boyd Malcolm Boyd (born June 8, 1923) is an American Episcopal priest and author.
Marc Andrus Marc Handley Andrus is the Eighth Bishop of California in The Episcopal Church.
Marion C Bascom Marion C. Bascom is a civil rights leader and former leader of the Douglas Memorial Community Church of some 45 years.
Marion C. Bascom Marion C. Bascom (March 14, 1925 - May 17, 2012) is a civil rights leader and former leader of the Douglas Memorial Community Church for 45 years.
Marion J. Hatchett Marion Josiah Hatchett (1927–2009) was an Episcopal priest, scholar, and one of the primary liturgists who shaped 1979 Book of Common Prayer.
Marshall Vian Summers Marshall Vian Summers, born on January 28, 1949, is a US-born religious leader, spiritual teacher, and the founder of The Society for the New Message from God.
Mary Sue Hubbard Mary Sue Hubbard, née Whipp; June 17, 1931 – November 25, 2002) was the third wife of L. Ron Hubbard, from 1952 to his death in 1986, and was a leading figure in Scientology for much of her life.
Massie L. Kennard Massie L. Kennard was an African-American Lutheran pastor who would later become secretary for program personnel for the Lutheran Church in America's Board of American Missions.
Max Lucado Max Lucado (born January 11, 1955) is a best-selling Christian author and writer and preacher at Oak Hills Church (formerly the Oak Hills Church of Christ) in San Antonio, Texas.
Michael A. Milton Michael Anthony Milton (born 1958) is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church in America, a theologian, pastor, broadcaster, author, professor, U.S. Army Reserves chaplain, and musician.
Michael Wohlfahrt Michael Wohlfahrt (1687–1741), aka Michael Welfare, was a religious leader who assisted Conrad Beissel in leading the Ephrata Community in Pennsylvania.
Morgan John Rhys Morgan John Rhys, also Rhees (December 8, 1760 – December 7, 1804) was a radical evangelical Baptist minister who preached the principles of the French Revolution, against slavery, and in ...
Nelson E. Kauffman Nelson Edward Kauffman (October 5, 1904 - June 18, 1984) was a bishop, pastor and leader of the "Old" Mennonite Church denomination.
Owen Whitfield Owen Whitfield was a preacher and leader of the 1939 Missouri Sharecropper Roadside Demonstration, where both black and white homeless sharecropping families camped out on the side of the road a...
Pat Robertson Marion Gordon "Pat" Robertson (born March 22, 1930) is an American media mogul, executive chairman, and a former Southern Baptist minister, who generally supports conservative Christian ideals.
Paul Kaiwi Paul A. Kaiwi, Jr. (born August 15, 1969) is Founder and Senior Pastor of New Life Christian Church on Maui, Hawaii.
Paul Rader Paul A. Rader (born March 14, 1934) was General of the Salvation Army from 1994 to 1999, and was the President of Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky from 2000 to 2006.
Peter Cartwright (revivalist) Peter Cartwright (September 1, 1785 – September 25, 1872) was an American Methodist revivalist in the Midwest, as well as twice an elected legislator in Illinois.
Peter Morales Peter Morales is the president of the Unitarian Universalist Association, elected in 2009.
Peter Spencer (religious leader) Peter Spencer (1782 - 1843) was born as an enslaved person in Kent County, Maryland, in 1782, was freed when his master died, and became the founder of the first independent black Christian Chur...
Philander Chase Philander Chase (December 14, 1775 – September 20, 1852) was an Episcopal Church bishop, educator, and pioneer of the United States western frontier in Ohio and Illinois.
Philip McNairy Philip Frederick McNairy was the Sixth Bishop of Minnesota in The Episcopal Church.
Phineas F. Bresee Phineas F. Bresee (December 31, 1838 – November 13, 1915) was the primary founder of the Church of the Nazarene, and founding president of Point Loma Nazarene University.
Ra Un Nefer Amen Ra Un Nefer Amen (born Rogelio Alcides Straughn, on January 6, 1944) is the founder of the Ausar Auset Society, a Pan-African religious organization dedicated to providing Afrocentric base...
Ray Frank Rachel ("Ray") Frank (b. April 10, 1861 in San Francisco, d. October 10, 1948) was a Jewish religious leader in the United States.
Rev. Dr. John Henry Barrows Rev. Dr. John Henry Barrows was an American clergyman of First Presbyterian Church and Chairman of the General Committee on the 'Congress of Religions', later to be renowned as World's Parliamen...
Reverdy Cassius Ransom Reverdy Cassius Ransom (January 4, 1861 – April 22, 1959) was a United States African American Christian socialist, civil rights activist, and he was ordained and served in the African Met...
Richard Dortch Richard W. Dortch (October 15, 1931 – June 15, 2011) was an Assemblies of God District Superintendent for Illinois (1970–83) and an Assemblies of God Executive Presbyter (1971–1985).
Richard L. Dowhower Richard L. Dowhower is a Lutheran pastor, as well as an educator and religious scholar.
Richard Phelan Richard Phelan, D.D. (January 1, 1828 – December 20, 1904) was the fourth Roman Catholic Bishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Robert Marshall Anderson Robert Marshall Anderson (December 18, 1933 - May 3, 2011) was the Seventh Bishop of Minnesota in The Episcopal Church.
Rudy Gunawan Rudy Gunawan (born December 31, 1966) is a former Indonesian badminton player who specialized in doubles.
Rulon Jeffs Rulon Timpson Jeffs (December 6, 1909 – September 8, 2002) (known to church members as Uncle Rulon) was the leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS C...
Russell Edward Jacobus Russell Edward Jacobus (born 27 September 1944) is the seventh Bishop of the Diocese of Fond du Lac in The Episcopal Church.
Russell Jacobus Russell Edward Jacobus (born 27 September 1944) was the seventh Bishop of the Diocese of Fond du Lac in The Episcopal Church.
Sam Fife Samuel Drew Fife Jr. (1926 – April 26, 1979) was an ex-Baptist preacher who started and became the principal leader of an international non-denominational Charismatic Christian group known as "T...
Samuel Bowman Samuel Bowman (May 21, 1800–August 3, 1861) was a suffragan Episcopal Bishop of Pennsylvania, United States.
Samuel Francis Smith Samuel Francis Smith (October 21, 1808 – November 16, 1895), Baptist minister, journalist and author, is best known for having written the lyrics to "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", which he entitled...
Samuel Stillman Dr. Samuel Stillman (1737–1807) was an American Baptist minister.
Scott Dawson (evangelist) Scott Dawson is the founder of the Scott Dawson Evangelistic Association, and of the Strength to Stand Conference movement which has grown into one of the largest annual gatherings of teens and ...
Scott Mayer (bishop) James Scott Mayer is the fifth Bishop of Northwest Texas in The Episcopal Church.
Scotty McLennan The Reverend William L. McLennan, Jr. — better known as "Scotty McLennan" — was born on November 21, 1948, son of William L. McLennan and Alice Polk Warner (and the grandson of Donald R. McLenna...
Shadrack Ireland Shadrack Ireland (died September 1778) was a religious leader in 18th-century America in the wake of the First Great Awakening.
Susan Alamo Susan Alamo, née Edith Opal Horn was an American religious figure, cofounder with her husband of the Tony & Susan Alamo Christian Foundation.
Tamara Siuda Tamara L. Siuda is an American Egyptologist and author of nonfiction, historical and religious books.
Tehilla Lichtenstein Tehilla Lichtenstein (1893 – 1973) was a cofounder and leader of Jewish Science, as well as an author.
Thomas F. Scott (bishop) Thomas Fielding Scott was the first missionary Episcopal Bishop of Washington and Oregon territories.
Thomas Fielding Scott Thomas Fielding Scott (March 12, 1807–July 14, 1867) was the first missionary Episcopal Bishop of Washington and Oregon territories.
Thomas Hubbard Vail Thomas Hubbard Vail (October 21, 1812–October 6, 1889) was the first Episcopal Bishop of Kansas.
Thomas Patrick Roger Foley Thomas Patrick Roger Foley (March 6, 1822 – February 19, 1879) was a bishop of the Roman Catholic Church in the United States.
Thomas Rutherford Bacon Thomas Rutherford Bacon (New Haven, Connecticut, June 26, 1850 - Berkeley, California, March 26, 1913) was an American Congregational clergyman and leading Mugwump.
Thomas S. Hinde Thomas Spottswood Hinde (April 19, 1785 – February 9, 1846) was an American newspaper editor, opponent of slavery, author, historian, real estate investor, Methodist minister and a founder...
Thomas Scott (bishop) Thomas Fielding Scott was the first missionary Episcopal Bishop of Washington and Oregon territories.
Thomas Vail Thomas Hubbard Vail was the first Episcopal Bishop of Kansas.
Timothy Manning Timothy Manning (Irish: Tadhg Ó Mongáin) (November 15, 1909 – June 23, 1989) was an Irish American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.
Tom Renfro Tom Renfro, (born February 7, 1955), is a religious television show host & medical doctor.
Tommy Barnett (pastor) Tommy Barnett is an author, the senior pastor of Phoenix First Assembly of God (an Assemblies of God megachurch in Phoenix, Arizona), and chancellor of Southeastern University.
United States Christian Commission The United States Christian Commission (USCC) was an organization that furnished supplies, medical services, and religious literature to Union troops during the American Civil War.
Vern Barnet Vern Barnet (b. 1942 in Omaha, Nebraska) is a Unitarian Universalist pastor and was the weekly newspaper columnist on religious topics in The Kansas City Star 1994-2012.
Warith Deen Mohammed Warith Deen Mohammed (born Wallace D. Muhammad; October 30, 1933 – September 9, 2008), also known as "W. Deen Mohammed" or "Imam W. Deen Muhammad", was a progressive African American Musli...
Warren Jeffs Warren Steed Jeffs (born December 3, 1955) is the president of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS Church).
Webster Kitchell Rev. Dr. Webster Lardner Kitchell (May 21, 1931 – February 9, 2009) was a Unitarian Universalist theologian and author.
Wendell Loy Nielsen Wendell Loy Nielsen (born c. 1941) was, according to documents filed with the Utah Department of Commerce, the President of the Corporation of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter...
William Augustus Muhlenberg William Augustus Muhlenberg (16 September 1796–8 April 1877) was a famous Episcopal clergyman who accomplished many different things in a long life of service to God and others.
William F. Schulz William F. "Bill" Schulz (born 1949) was the Executive Director of Amnesty International USA, the U.S. division of Amnesty International, from March 1994 to 2006.
William Frederic Pendleton William Frederic Pendleton (born March 25, 1845 in Savannah, Georgia – November 5, 1927) was the first Executive Bishop of the General Church of the New Jerusalem, in Bryn Athyn, PA.
William H. Odenheimer William Henry Odenheimer (August 11, 1817–August 14, 1879) was the third Episcopal Bishop of New Jersey and the first of Northern New Jersey.
William Howard Hoople William Howard Hoople (August 6, 1868 – September 29, 1922) was an American businessman and religious figure.
William Odenheimer William Henry Odenheimer (August 11, 1817–August 14, 1879) was the third Episcopal Bishop of New Jersey and the first of Northern New Jersey.
William Quarter William J. Quarter (January 21, 1806 – April 10, 1848) was an Irish American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.
William Tennent William Tennent was an early American religious leader and educator in British North America.
Yisrayl Hawkins Yisrayl Hawkins (born Buffalo Bill Hawkins) is the founder of the second House of Yahweh (Abilene), known for predicting that nuclear war would start on September 12, 2006.
Zachery Tims, Jr. Reverend Zachery Tims Jr was a Megachurch television and radio pastor and author based in Florida.