Bishop Gregory G.M. Ingram and Rev. Dr. Jessica Kendall Ingram

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Bishop Gregory and Rev. Jessica Ingram
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A MESSAGE FROM OUR EPISCOPAL LEADERS

The First Episcopal District 

Welcome to the Official Website of the First Episcopal District African Methodist Episcopal Church.  Thank you for visiting with us today!  Our District is the first of twenty Episcopal Districts established as part of our religious denomination, and we are the birthplace of African Methodism, a global and connected body of churches founded and organized by African American People
  • We are pleased to share information and resources with each visitor to this website in order that you may learn more about our denomination, the First Episcopal District and the over 300 congregations/local church ministries that serve the people living and working in the various communities located throughout our District.  The First Episcopal District boundaries are the cities and states located in the northeastern part of the United States and all of the British territory of the country of Bermuda.  
  • As a connected body, our A.M.E. Churches are organized geographically in areas defined as Annual Conferences.  There are seven (7) Annual Conferences that are part of the First Episcopal District to include Bermuda, Delaware, New England, New York, Western New York, New Jersey and Philadelphia.  

learn more about our district and conferences

headquarters
NEW YORK
BERMUDA
NEW JERSEY
DELAWARE
WESTERN NEW YORK
NEW ENGLAND
PHILADELPHIA

Contact Us

The First Episcopal District headquarters is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Our administrative office hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST.  The District' mailing address is 3801 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104.  We look forward to hearing from you.
Office Phone....(215) 662-0506
Fax....................(215) 662-0199
email: info@firstdistrictame.org