Most Rev Robert W.M. Edmondson, CSP, MDiv, STM , DMin, ThD, DD
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ARCHBISHOP ROBERT W. M. EDMONDSON, S.S.S.A., O.C.R., CSP
By the Grace of God, Fr. Robert Edmondson was consecrated a bishop in historical Apostolic Succession on June 26th 2005. His lineages are from Sts. Peter, John the Evangelist, Andrew, Paul, Thomas, and James. His main lineage is The Roman Catholic Rebiban Succession via The Duarte-Costa lineage. Archbishop Samuel Guido, with four other bishops consecrated Fr. Edmondson. Bishop Guido's consecrators were Archbishops Peter Paul Brennan of the Ecumenical Catholic Diocese of the Americas,Nils Bertil Persson of the Episcopal Apostolic Church of Sweden, and Irl Gladfelter of the Anglo-Lutheran Catholic Church. On August 23rd, 2005 Bishop Edmondson was elevated to Achbishop.
Bishop Edmondson was baptised and confirmed Roman Catholic and joined the Proestant Episcopal Church in the late 1960's. He was ordained December 8, 1973 at Mountain Lakes, NJ.
Motto, Deo Et Ecclesia (For God and Church).
As a minister of the Gospel, His Eminence served in parishes in Mountain Lakes, NJ, Peace Dale, RI, and Jeffersonville, IN. He also worked for the Rhode Island State Council of Churches. With nearly 30 years of service with the US Army and Army Reserve, he served 16 years as an Army Chaplain. He has also served as a Chaplain in Civil Air Patrol since 1975.
Member Holy Synod of Bishops, Augustana Evangelical Catholic Church(Lutheran). Church
Metropalitan Archbishop of the AECC
Archbishop, Archdiocese of Pittsburgh-Ohio Valley
Vicar General of the ALCC 2009- 2011
Vicar for Military and Veteran Affairs
Bishop Director, Office for the Promotion of Christian Unity2009-2011
Member, Board of Governors (former Chairman) of St Ambrose College
Secretary General, Augustana Catholic Communion 2009-2011
Metropolitan Archbishop, Augustana Catholic Communion
Norwich University (Military College of Vermont), Bloomfield College, Drew University (Theological School), Louisville Theological Seminary, Wittenberg Lutheran Seminary
BA,BA, MDiv, STM, DMin, and ThD.
DD (Concordia Theological Seminary) and DHL (Wittenberg Lutheran Seminary)
Commissioned a Second Lieutenant US Army Corps of Engineers in 1968. Aide de Camp to the Commanding General of the Corps of Engineers 1968-70. Appointed to Chaplain Corps 1975. Unit Chaplain of the Year 1985. Served with 82nd Airborne Division, 18th Airborne Corps, Headquarters US Army Reserve Officers Training Corps, Headquarters NATO, Exchange Officer to West German Defense Ministry and Royal Belgium Army. Also served in the Department of the Army and Department of Defense, and as an Advisor to the President. Lt General Edmondson received his first star in 1997.
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