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Episcopal Diocese of North Dakota
Province Province VI
Bishop Michael G. Smith
Cathedral Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral, Fargo
Congregations 23
Website Episcopal Diocese of North Dakota website
Location of the Diocese of North Dakota

The Episcopal Diocese of North Dakota is the diocese of the Episcopal Church in the United States of America with jurisdiction over the state of North Dakota plus Clay County, Minnesota. It has 22 congregations in North Dakota and one in Clay County, Minnesota. It is in Province VI and its cathedral, Gethsemane Episcopal Cathedral, is in Fargo, as are the diocesan offices.[1]

The Rt. Rev. Michael G. Smith, is the current bishop. He is an enrolled member of the Potawatomi Nation of Oklahoma and is a graduate of Seabury-Western Theological Seminary.[2]


List of bishops

The bishops of the diocese have been:[3]

  • 1. William D. Walker, 1883-1896;
  • 2. Samuel C. Edsall, 1899-1901;
  • 3. Cameron Mann, 1901-1913;
  • 4. John P. Tyler, 1914-1931;
  • 5. Frederick D. Bartlett, 1931-1935;
  • 6. Douglas H. Atwill, 1937-1951;
  • 7. Richard R, Emery, 1951-1964;
  • 8. George T. Masuda, 1965-1979;
  • 9. Harold A. Hopkins, Jr., 1980-1988;
  • 10. Andrew H. Fairfield, 1989-2003; and
  • 11. Michael G. Smith, 2004 to date

See also


  1. ^ Episcopal Church online directory
  2. ^ Episcopal Diocese of North Dakota bishop's page
  3. ^ Episcopal Church Annual, 2004, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Morehouse Publishing, p. 300

Further reading

  • God giveth the increase; the history of the Episcopal Church in North Dakota, Robert P Wilkins and Wynona H Wilkins

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