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Independent
Name Link FR POR SWA Affiliation Time Country
Abiodun Emmanuel, Christiana= ENG FR POR
Cherubim and Seraphim Society- Independent 20th century (1907 to 1994) Nigeria
Adebajo, Christopher& ENG


Prayerful Apostolic Church (Gboran) - Independent 20th-21st century (1928-2006) Nigeria
Adejobi, Emmanuel Owoade Adeleke ENG FR

Church of the Lord (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1919-1991) Nigeria
Africaner, Jager Christian& ENG FR POR
Independent 18th-19th century (c. 1769- 1823) Namibia/ South Africa
Ahui, John (or Jonas) ENG FR

Harrist Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1888-1922) Cote D'Ivoire
Aina, J. Ade ENG FR

Aladura Church -- Independent 20th century (1903-1960s?) Nigeria
Ajuoga, Abednego Matthew (A) ENG


Church of Christ in Africa (Johera) -- Independent 20th century (b. 1925) Kenya
Ajuoga, Abednego Matthew (B) ENG


Church of Christ in Africa (Johera) -- Independent 20th century (b. 1925) Kenya
Akindayomi, Josiah ENG


Redeemed Christian Church of God - Independent 20th century (1909-1980) Nigeria
Akindiya, Samuel Ogunkunle& ENG


The Apostolic Church (Independent) 20th-21st century (1911-2009) Nigeria
Akinyele, Isaac (A) ENG


Christ Apostolic Church (Aladura) -- Independent 19th-20th century (1882--1964) Nigeria
Akinyele, Isaac (B) ENG FR

Christ Apostolic Church (Aladura) -- Independent 19th-20th century (1882--1964) Nigeria
Alabi, Zacchaeus Abere-Ona ENG


Apostolic Church - Independent 20th-21st century (1927-2008) Nigeria
Alaver, Raphael ENG


Church of the Holy Spirit (Mpeve) - Independent 20th century (1898-1964) Dem. Rep. Congo
Alexander, Daniel William (Arch-bishop) (A) ENG


African Independent Orthodox Church 19th-20th century (1883-1970) South Africa
Alexander, Daniel William (B) ENG

African Orthodox Church (AOC) 19th and 20th centuries South Africa / Uganda / Kenya
Anim, Peter Newman ENG


Christ Apostolic Church - Independent 19th-20th century (1890-1984) Ghana
Ayidini Abala Alexandre^
FR

Independent Church Nzambe Malamu 20th century (c. 1927-1997) Dem. Rep. Congo
Babalola, Joseph Ayo (A) ENG FR POR SWA Christ Apostolic Church (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1904-1959) Nigeria/ Ghana
Babalola, Joseph Ayo (B) ENG


Christ Apostolic Church (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1904-1959) Nigeria/ Ghana
Babalola, Joseph Ayo (C) ENG


Christ Apostolic Church (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1904-1959) Nigeria/ Ghana
Babalola, Joseph Ayo (D) ENG


Christ Apostolic Church (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1904-1959) Nigeria/ Ghana
Bada, Alexander Abiodun Adebayo ENG


Celestial Church of Christ Worldwide - Independent 20th century (1930-2000) Nigeria
Bamidele, Michael Adeniyi& ENG


Christ Healing Evangelical Church (Worldwide) - Independent 20th-21st century (1929-2007) Nigeria
Bhenghu, Nicholas ENG


Assemblies of God - Independent 20th century (1909-1985) South Africa
Borkumah, Timothy Kodzo ENG


Peaceful Healing Church - Independent 20th century (1929-2005) Ghana
Braide, Garrick Sokari (A) ENG FR POR
Christ Army Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1882-1918) Nigeria
Braide, Garrick Sokari (B) ENG


Christ Army Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1882-1918) Nigeria
Brander, Samuel James ENG FR

Ethiopian Catholic Church in Zion - Independent 19th century (b. 1851) South Africa
Bushiri Lungundu ENG


Kitawala (Independent) 20th century (c. 1911-1945) Dem. Rep. Congo
Cekwane, Timothy ENG FR

Ibandla Loku Kanya ("Church of the Light") - Independent 20th century (1893-1949) South Africa
Cheese, John Ethelstan ENG


Independent 19th-20th century
(1877-1959)
Somalia
Chege, Samuel John ENG


African Christian Holy Ghost Church - Independent 20th century (1927-1995) Kenya
Chilembwe, John (A) ENG


Baptist - Independent 19th-20th century (1860s-1915) Malawi
Chilembwe, John (B) ENG
POR
Baptist - Independent 19th-20th century (1860s-1915) Malawi
Chilembwe, John (C) ENG


Baptist - Independent 19th-20th century (1860s-1915) Malawi
Chilembwe, John (D) ENG


Baptist - Independent 19th-20th century (1860s-1915) Malawi
Coker, Jacob Kehinde ENG


African Church of Nigeria - Independent 19th-20th century (1866-1945) Nigeria
Dankwa, Samuel ENG


Ossa-Madih Church - Independent 20th century (1903-1958) Ghana
Diangienda, Kuntima Joseph ENG FR POR
Kimbanguist - Independent 20th century (d. 1992) Zaire
Dlamini, Isaac ENG


Zionist Church - Independent 20th century (1948-2002) Swaziland
Esa Lale (A) ENG FR POR
Traditional Religionist 19th-20th century century (c.1880-c.1925) Ethiopia
Esa Lale (B) ENG


Traditional Religionist 19th-20th century century (c.1880-c.1925) Ethiopia
Goduka, Jonas ENG


Thembu National Church - Independent 19th-20th century (1846-1914) South Africa
Gudu, Wilfred ENG FR POR
The Children of God Church
(Ana a Mulungu Church) - Independent
19th-20th century (1880--1963) Malawi
Hambuindja, Thusnelda= ENG
POR
St. Jacob's Apostolic Church - Independent 20th century (b.1923) Namibia
Harris, William Wadé (A)& ENG


Harrist Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1865-1929) Cote D'Ivoire / Ghana / Liberia
Harris, William Wadé (B)& ENG


Harrist Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1865-1929) Cote D'Ivoire / Ghana / Liberia
Harris, William Wadé (C)& ENG
POR
Harrist Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1865-1929) Cote D'Ivoire / Ghana / Liberia
Harris, William Wadé (Legacy)& ENG FR

Harrist Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1865-1929)
Harris, William Wadé (E)& ENG


Harrist Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1865-1929) Cote D'Ivoire / Ghana / Liberia
Hopa, Ephraim Langton Mzamo ENG


Ethiopian Orthodox Church of South Africa - Independent 20th century (d.1999) South Africa
Idahosa, Benson (A)& ENG


Church of God Mission, Inc. - Independent 20th century (1938-1998) Nigeria
Ige, Daniel OyeLakin ENG


Christ Apostolic Church (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (c.1905-2005) Nigeria
Jalazi, Fredriko ENG


Seventh Day Apostole - Independent 20th century (1952-2002) Malawi
Jele, Wyson ENG


Church of Central Africa Presbyterian 20th century (1929-2015) Nigeria
Jemigbon, Samuel Sunday (A)& ENG


The Apostolic Church - Independent 20th-21st century
(1934-2009)
Nigeria
Jemigbon, Samuel Sunday (B)& ENG


The Apostolic Church 20th-21st century
(1934-2009)
Nigeria
Kaggia, Bildad ENG


Friends of the Holy Spirit - Independent 20th century (b. 1922?) Kenya
Kakungulu, Semi Lwakirenzi ENG

Church of Uganda (Anglican)/Society of the One Almighty God/Bayudaya 20th century (d. 1928) Uganda
Kamwana, Elliott Kenan (A) ENG FR POR
Watch Tower - Independent 19th-20th century (1872-1956) Malawi/ Zambia
Kamwana, Elliott Kenan (B) ENG


Watch Tower - Independent 19th-20th century (1872-1956) Malawi/ Zambia
Kamwana, Elliott Kenan (C) ENG


Watch Tower - Independent 19th-20th century (1872-1956) Malawi/ Zambia
Kanambunga, Alfeus ENG FR POR
Protestant Unity Church - Oruuano (Ethiopian Independent) 20th century (Active 1952-1990) Namibia
Kate, Josya Damulira Wambwa ENG

Church of Uganda (Anglican)/Society of the One Almighty God Uganda 19th-20th century (1850 to 1942) Uganda
Kimbangu, Simon (A)& ENG


Church of Jesus Christ on Earth - Independent 19th-20th century (1889-1951) Zaire
Kimbangu, Simon (B)& ENG


Church of Jesus Christ on Earth - Independent 19th-20th century (1889-1951) Zaire
Kimbangu, Simon (C)& ENG
POR
Church of Jesus Christ on Earth - Independent 19th-20th century (1889-1951) Zaire
Kimbangu, Simon (D)^&
FR

Church of Jesus Christ on Earth - Independent 19th-20th century (1889-1951) Zaire
Kimpa Vita (C)&= ENG


The Antonian Movement - Independent 17th-18th century (1685-1706) Angola / Dem. Rep. Congo / Congo
Kivuli, David Zakayo (A) ENG


African Israel Church of Nineveh - Independent 20th century (c. 1896-1974) Kenya
Kivuli, David Zakayo (B) ENG


African Israel Church of Nineveh - Independent 20th century (c. 1896-1974) Kenya
Krow, Solomon Owusu ENG
POR
The Church of the Lord (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1937-2003) Ghana
Kulukila Lusasi Rodolphe^
FR

Eglise Pentecotiste -Independent 20th century (1956-1993) Dem. Rep. Congo
Latunde, Elija Titus ENG


Church of the Lord (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1905-1983) Nigeria
Le Roux, Pieter Louis ENG


Christian Catholic Church / Apostolic Faith Mission - Independent 19th-20th century (1865-1943) South Africa
Lenshina, Alice (Mulenga) (A)= ENG


Lumpa Church - Independent 20th century (c. 1925-1978) Zambia
Lenshina, Alice (Mulenga) (B)= ENG


Lumpa Church - Independent 20th century (c. 1925-1978) Zambia
Lenshina, Alice (Mulenga) (C)= ENG


Lumpa Church - Independent 20th century (c. 1925-1978) Zambia
Lijadu, Emmanuel Moses (A) ENG


Evangelistic Band - Independent 19th-20th century (1862-1926) Nigeria
Lijadu, Emmanuel Moses (B) ENG FR

Evangelistic Band - Independent 19th-20th century (1862-1926) Nigeria
Makhanda (Nxele) ENG


Independent 18th-19th century
(c. 1790-1820)
South Africa
Malaki Musajjakawa (prophet) (A) ENG


Malakite Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1875-1929) Uganda
Malaki Musajjakawa (prophet) (B) ENG FR POR
Malakite Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1875-1929) Uganda
Maranke, John ENG
POR
African Apostolic Church - Independent 20th century (1912-1963) Zimbabwe
Masopha ENG


Independent 19th century (1820-1899) Lesotho
Mgijima, Enoch Josiah (A) ENG FR

The Israelites - Independent 19th-20th century (1858-1929) South Africa
Mgijima, Enoch Josiah (B) ENG


The Israelites - Independent 19th-20th century (1858-1929) South Africa
Mhlauli, Petros Mayengani ENG FR POR
Gazaland Zimbabwe Ethiopian Church - Independent 19th century (b.1880) Mozambique / South Africa
Milyango, Ibrahim ENG


Independent minister 19th-20th century (1880--1978) Tanzania
Mokone, Mangena Maake (A) ENG FR

Ethiopian Church - Independent 19th-20th century (1851-c.1936) South Africa
Mokone, Mangena Maake (B) ENG


Ethiopian Church - Independent 19th-20th century (1851-c.1936) South Africa
Mokone, Mangena Maake (C) ENG


Ethiopian Church - Independent 19th-20th century (1851-c.1936) South Africa
Mooki, David William ENG FR

New Church of Africa - Independent 19th-20th century (1876-1927) South Africa
Moshoeshoe ENG


Independent 19th century (1786?-1870) Lesotho
Mpadi, Simon-Pierre ENG FR POR
Church of the Blacks or Khakhism -Independent 20th century (c. 1905- ) Zaire
Mthembu, Toitoi Smart ENG


Head Mountain of God Apostolic Church in Zion - Independent 20th century (b.1901) Zimbabwe / Botswana / South Africa
Mutendi, Samuel ENG


Zion Christian Church (ZCC) - Independent 20th century (1890-1976) Zimbabwe
Mwasi, Yesaya Z. ENG


Blackman's Church / Independent 19th century (b. 1870) Malawi
Mzimba, Pambani Jeremiah ENG


Presbyterian Church of Africa - Independent 19th-20th century (1850-1912) South Africa
Napo, Joseph Mutunye Kanyane ENG


African Church - Independent 19th century (born c. 1860) South Africa
Ndaruhutse, David ENG FR

L'Église Vivante de Jésus Christ - Independent 20th century (1955-1997) Rwanda/ Burundi
Ngahapa, Ndalama Paul Komba ENG


Independent evangelist 19th-20th century (c.1871-1970) Tanzania
Ngcayiya, Henry Reed ENG


Ethiopian Church of United South Africa - Independent 19th-20th century (1860-1928) South Africa
Nkemnka, Michael Chidera ENG


Independent 20th century Nigeria
Nku, Christinah Mokutuli&= ENG


St. John Apostolic Faith Mission - Independent 19th-20th century (1894-1988) South Africa
Nku, Ma Christinah= ENG


Prophetic Movement - Independent 20th century South Africa
Ntsikana, (Chief Sicana) Gaba (A) ENG FR POR
Independent 18th-19th century (c. 1780-1820) South Africa
Ntsikana, (Chief Sicana) Gaba (B) ENG


Independent 18th-19th century (c. 1780-1820) South Africa
Ntsikana, (Chief Sicana) Gaba (C) ENG


Independent 18th-19th century (c. 1780-1820) South Africa
Ntsikana, (Chief Sicana) Gaba (D) ENG


Independent 18th-19th century (c. 1780-1820) South Africa
Nyirenda, Tomo ENG


Watch Tower - Independent 20th century (c. 1890s-1926) Malawi, Zaire, Zambia
Odubanjo, David Osmond& ENG


Christ Apostolic Church - Independent 19th-20th century
(1891-1959)
Nigeria
Ogunfeyimi, Elisha Ilene ENG


Cherubum and Seraphim Church of Zion - Independent 20th century (1901-1996) Nigeria
Okoh, Agnes= ENG FR POR
Christ Holy Church of Nigeria - Independent 20th century (1905-1995) Nigeria
Okoh, Marius ENG


Christ Holy Church of Nigeria - Independent 20th century (1927-1980) Ghana
Olanrewaju Adigun Shitta-Bey& ENG


Christ Deliverance Church - Independent 20th century (1944-2005) Nigeria
Opara, Moses Diala ENG


Christ Methodist Zion Church/Mission - Independent 20th century (1915-1965) Nigeria
Orimolade, Moses Tunolase (A) ENG


Cherubim and Seraphim Church (Aladura) - Independent 19th-20th century (1879--1933) Nigeria
Orimolade, Moses Tunolase (B) ENG FR POR
Cherubim and Seraphim Church (Aladura) - Independent 19th-20th century (1879--1933) Nigeria
Oschoffa, Samuel Bilewu ENG


Celestial Church of Christ - Independent 20th century (1909-1985) Nigeria
Oshitelu, Josiah Olunowo (A) ENG FR POR
Church of the Lord (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1902-1962) Nigeria
Oshitelu, Josiah Olunowo (B) ENG


Church of the Lord (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1902-1962) Nigeria
Oshitelu, Josiah Olunowo (C) ENG


Church of the Lord (Aladura) - Independent 20th century (1902-1962) Nigeria
Rainitsiandavana^
FR

Independent Church 19th century (d. 1834) Madagascar
Ruzo, Reinhard ENG FR

Protestant Unity Church - Oruuano (Ethiopian Independent) 20th century (Active 1955-1990) Namibia
Sam, Alfred ENG


Independent 19th-20th century (18?-1930s) Ghana
Seepapitso II ENG


Traditional Religionist (Independent) 19th-20th century
(1883-1916)
Botswana
Shembe, Isiah Mdliwamafa (A)& ENG


Nazareth Baptist Church (Zionist) - Independent 19th-20th century (1870-1935) South Africa
Shembe, Isaiah Mdliwamafa (B)& ENG FR POR
Nazareth Baptist Church (Zionist) - Independent 19th-20th century (1870-1935) South Africa
Tile, Nehemiah (A) ENG


Thembu National Church - Independent 19th century (c. 1850s-1891) South Africa
Tile, Nehemiah (B) ENG
POR
Thembu National Church - Independent 19th century (c. 1850s-1891) South Africa
Tile, Nehemiah (D) ENG


Thembu National Church - Independent 19th century (c. 1850s-1885) South Africa
Tile, Nehemiah(C) ENG


Thembu National Church - Independent 19th century (c. 1850s-1891) South Africa
Tjijombo, Petrus ENG


St. John's Apostolic Faith Mission - Independent 20th century (b.1936) Namibia
Uchanda Unen Paul FR

Africa Inland Church / R. D. Congo 1942-1997 Democratic Republic of the Congo
Wilberforce, Daniel ENG


Independent Evangelist 19th-20th century (1856-1927) Sierra Leone
Zwimba, Matthew Chigaga ENG
POR
Shiri Chena Church - Independent 19th-20th century (c. 1880-1930) Zimbabwe

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Orthodox and Coptic Churches
Name Link FR POR SWA Affiliation Time Country
Abd el-Mesih al-Habashi (Abûnâ) ENG


Orthodox 20th century (c. 1898- c. 1973) Ethiopia/ Eritrea/ Egypt
'Abraha ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl. 6th century) Ethiopia<
'Abreha ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century ? Ethiopia<
'Abreham ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th-5th century Ethiopia<
Aedesius ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century (early 4th century) Ethiopia<
Afaizaru ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.c.13th century) Ethiopia
'Afse ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl. late 5th/ early 6th cen.) Ethiopia<
Alef ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Alexander, Daniel William (Arch-bishop) ENG


African Independent Orthodox Church 19th-20th century (1883-1970) South Africa
Anaeb ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th-7th century (fl.6th or 7th century) Ethiopia<
Ar'ayana-Saqahu ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.late 13th century) Ethiopia
Ariat ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Aron ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Asbeha ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century ? Ethiopia<
Asqua-Lewi ENG


Orthodox 9th-10th century (fl.9th or 10th century) Ethiopia
Athanasius el-Assiuty& ENG


Coptic/ Presbyterian/ Anglican 19th-20th century (1825-1916) Egypt
Athanasius I (A)& ENG


Ancient Coptic Church 4th century (c. 296-373) Egypt<
Athanasius I (B)& ENG


Ancient Coptic Church 4th century (c. 296-373) Egypt<
'Atnatewos ENG


Orthodox 12th century (fl.c.12 century) Ethiopia
Ba'eda Maryam ENG


Orthodox 15th century (c. 1446 to 1478) Ethiopia
Bafana= ENG


Orthodox 19th century (c. 1834-1887?) Ethiopia
Bage'u ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. 13th century) . Ethiopia
Bakimos ENG


Orthodox 13th century ? Ethiopia
Bartalomewos ENG


Orthodox 10th century (fl. c. 10th century) Ethiopia
Basilios (Metropolitan) ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1891-1970) Ethiopia
Bazen ENG


Ancient Orthodox 1st-2nd century (late 1st-early 2nd century) Ethiopia<
Benyam ENG


Orthodox 10th century (fl.c.10th century) Ethiopia
Cosmas Indicopleustes ENG


Ancient Coptic Church 6th Century Egypt<
Dan'el ENG


Orthodox 10th century (fl.late 10th century) Ethiopia
Del-Na'ad ENG


Orthodox 9th-10th century Ethiopia<
Desert People= ENG


Ancient Coptic Church 3rd-6th century (c. 250-500) Egypt<
'Edna= ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia
'Efrem Soreyawi ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century (c. 306-c. 375) Ethiopia<
'Egzi'e-Haraya= ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. 13th century) Ethiopia
'Egzi'e-Kebra= ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.early 13th century) Ethiopia
'Ehwa-Krestos ENG


Orthodox ? Ethiopia
Eleni, Empress= ENG


Orthodox 15th-16th century (14?-April 1522) Ethiopia
'Ella-Ameda II ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th century (circa) Ethiopia<
'Ella-Gabaz ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th-7th century (circa late 6th-early 7th century) Ethiopia<
Enbaqom (Abu l-Fath) ENG


Orthodox 16th century (?-1561) Ethiopia
'Endreyas ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (late 12th-early 13th century) Ethiopia
Engeda, Aganaw ENG


Orthodox 20th century (1903-1948) Ethiopia
Eon ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century Ethiopia<
Esba'el ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th century Ethiopia<
Estifanos (Abba) ENG FR POR
Stephanite Movement (Orthodox) 15th century (b. circa 1400) Ethiopia
Eunuch of Ethiopia ENG


Ancient Orthodox 1st century (fl. 1st century) Ethiopia<
Euprepuis ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century A.D. Ethiopia<
Ezana (Aeizanas) (A)& ENG FR

Ancient Orthodox 4th century Ethiopia<
Ezana (Aeizanas) (B)& ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century Ethiopia<
Ezana (Aeizanas) (C)& ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century Ethiopia<
Fasilidas ENG


Orthodox 17th century (?-1667) Ethiopia
Fiqtor ENG


Orthodox 10th century Ethiopia
Fiqtor (1) ENG


Orthodox 11th century (fl. 11th century) Ethiopia
Frumentius (A) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century (d.380) Ethiopia<
Frumentius (B) ENG FR POR
Ancient Orthodox 4th century (d.380) Ethiopia<
Frumentius (C) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century (d.380) Ethiopia<
Frumentius (D) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century Ethiopia<
Gabellah, Elliot Mdutshwa ENG


African Orthodox Church / The Gospel of God Church 20th century (1923-1988) South Africa/Zimbabwe
Gabra Hanna Jemma ENG


Orthodox 20th century (c.1896-1960) Ethiopia
Gabra Selasse Walda Aragay& ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1844/45-1912) Ethiopia
Gabra-'Endreyas ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. 13th century) Ethiopia
Gabra-Krestos ENG


Orthodox 12th century ? Ethiopia
Gabra-Masqal ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.6th century) Ethiopia<
Gabra-Seyon ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. 13th century) Ethiopia
Gabriel II ENG


Coptic Church 12th century (fl.12th century) Egypt/Ethiopia
Gaki Sherocho& ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1865-1919) Ethiopia
Garima ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Gedewon ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.6th century) Ethiopia<
Gersem ENG


Orthodox 8th century (fl.8th century) Ethiopia<
Giho Walatta-Mangasa= ENG


Orthodox 7th century (fl.c.7th century) Ethiopia<
Giyorgis (Abba) (A) ENG


Orthodox 14th-15th century (13?-1425) Ethiopia
Giyorgis (Abba) (B) ENG


Orthodox 14th-15th century (13?-1425) Ethiopia
Giyorgis (Abuna) ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Giyorgis (or George) ENG


Orthodox 11th-12th century Ethiopia
Gregentius ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.6th century) Ethiopia<
Guba (or Gouba) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Gudit ENG


Orthodox 10th century (fl.10th century) Ethiopia
Haile Selassie (also Teferi Makonnen) (A)& ENG FR

Orthodox 19th-20th century (1892-1975) Ethiopia
Haile Selassie (also Teferi Makonnen) (B)& ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1892-1975) Ethiopia
Harayo-Krestos ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl. late 13th-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Hataz ENG


Orthodox 8th century (fl.8th century) Ethiopia<
Hayas ENG


Ancient Orthodox fl.early 6th c. A.D. Ethiopia<
Haylena-'Ab ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Heyling, Peter ENG


Coptic Church 17th century (1607/1608-c. 1652) Egypt / Ethiopia
Hezba-Barak ENG


Orthodox 8th-9th century (fl.c.8th or 9th century) Ethiopia<
Hezeqeyas ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Hirun (or Gabron) ENG


Orthodox 12th century (d.c.1209) Ethiopia
Hiruta-'Amlak ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Hopa, Ephraim Langton Mzamo ENG


Ethiopian Orthodox Church of South Africa - Independent 20th century (d.1999) South Africa
'Isayeyas ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Iyasu I ENG


Orthodox 17th-18th century (1658-1706) Ethiopia
'Iyasus - Mo'a (A)& ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.c.1214-1294) Ethiopia
'Iyasus - Mo'a (B)& ENG FR

Orthodox 13th century (fl.c.1214-1294) Ethiopia
'Iyob ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Kaleb (A) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (r. 514-543) Ethiopia<
Kaleb (B) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (r. 514-543) Ethiopia<
Karbinal ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. 13th century) Ethiopia
Kefle, Kidana-Wald& ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (c. 1862-1944) Ethiopia
Krestos-Bezana ENG


Orthodox (pre-13th century) Ethiopia
Krestos-Haraya= ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (late 13-early 14th century) Ethiopia
Krestos-Harayo ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (late 13-early 14th century). Ethiopia
Krestos-Mo'a ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (late 13-early 14th century) Ethiopia
Krestos-Qasaba= ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (late 13-early 14th century) Ethiopia
Lalibala (Lalibela), Emperor (A)& ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Lalibala (Lalibela), Emperor (B)& ENG FR POR
Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Lalibala (Lalibela), Emperor (C)& ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Libanos ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia/ Eritrea<
Liqanos ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Longinus ENG


Ancient Coptic Church 6th century Egypt<
Madhanina-'Egzi'e ENG


Orthodox (pre-13th century). Ethiopia
Mahadayas ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th century (fl.c.5th century) Ethiopia<
Makonnen Endalkachew& ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1890-1963) Ethiopia
Manan Janterar Asfaw&= ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1891-1962) Ethiopia
Markanis= ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Marqorewos ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (late 13-early 14th century) Ethiopia
Marqos ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Marqos (Abuna) ENG


Orthodox 17th century Ethiopia
Masqal-Mo'a ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. early 13th century) Ethiopia
Mata (see Libanos) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.c.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Matewos (Abuna) ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (c. 1842-1946) Ethiopia
Mattewos ENG

SWA Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.c.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Matto-Masqal ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.c.early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Mentewab= ENG


Orthodox 18th century (c. 1706-1773) Ethiopia
Meropius ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century (fl.c.early 4th century) Ethiopia<
Michael I ENG


Orthodox 8th century Ethiopia<
Michael IV (A) ENG


Orthodox 12th century (d.c.1100) Ethiopia<
Mika'el I ENG


Orthodox 12th century (fl.late 12th century) Ethiopia
Mika'el II ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Minas ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century (fl.c.4th century) Ethiopia<
Mizan (see Krestos- Bezana) ENG


Orthodox 13th century (probably pre-13th century) Ethiopia
Musa ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century (fl.late 4th century) Ethiopia<
Na'akweto-La-'Ab ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Nankyama, Theodoros ENG


Orthodox 20th century (c. 1924-1997) Uganda
'Os ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia
Ousas ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th century (fl. c. 5th century) Ethiopia<
Pachomius ENG


Ancient Coptic Church 2nd-3rd century (292-346) Egypt<
Pantelewon ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Petros ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th century (fl.c.5th century) Ethiopia<
Petros (Abba) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.6th century) Ethiopia<
Petros (Abuna) (1) ENG


Orthodox 10th century (fl. early 10th century) Ethiopia
Petros (Abuna) (2)& ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1882--1936) Ethiopia
Petros VII ENG


Orthodox 20th century (b.1949) Egypt
Petros, Walata ENG


Orthodox 17th century (1594-1643) Ethiopia
Prester John ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th-14th-15th century ? Ethiopia
Primus ENG


Ancient Coptic Church 2nd century (fl. 110?-122?) Egypt
Qerelos (Abba) ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. 13th century) Ethiopia
Qerelos (Abuna) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 7th century (fl. 7th century) Ethiopia<
Qozmos ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.6th century) Ethiopia<
Sadqan, The ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl.late 5th-early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Saga-Za-'Ab ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Sahma ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th century (fl.late 5th century) Ethiopia<
Salama& ENG


Orthodox 19th century (c. 1818-1867) Ethiopia
Salama-Za-'Azeb ENG


Orthodox 9th-10th century (fl. 9th or 10th century) Ethiopia
Samu'el ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Sarikas, Nikodemos ENG

SWA Greek Orthodox Church - Patriarchate of Alexandria 19th-20th century (1878-1941) Tanganyika
Sawen ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Sawiros ENG


Orthodox 11th century (fl.late 11th century) Ethiopia
Sayadar ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.late 13th century) Ethiopia
Sayzana ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century Ethiopia
Selwanos ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Seme'on ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.). Ethiopia
Sewa-Wangel ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Shawarggad Gadle= ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1885/86-1949) Sierra Leone
Sidi-Masqal ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. early 13th century) Ethiopia
Spartas, Christopher Reuben Sebbanja Ssedimba Mukasa (A) ENG


African Greek Orthodox Church 19th-20th century (1890-1982) Uganda
Spartas, Christopher Reuben Sebbanja Ssedimba Mukasa (B) ENG FR

African Greek Orthodox Church 19th-20th century (1890-1982) Uganda
Susneyos& ENG


Orthodox 16th-17th century (c. 1571-1632) Ethiopia
Takla Haymanot, (abbot) (A)& ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (c. 1215-c. 1313) Ethiopia
Takla Haymanot, (abbot) (B)& ENG FR

Orthodox 13th-14th century (c. 1215-c. 1313) Ethiopia
Takla Haymanot, (abbot) (C)& ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (c. 1215-c. 1313) Ethiopia
Takla-'Iyasus ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Takla-Wahed ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Tasfa-Hedan ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. 13th century) Ethiopia
Tasfa-Hesan ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (late 13-early 14th century) Ethiopia
Tasfa-Heywat ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. early 13th century) Ethiopia
Tasfa-Sellus ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Tayye Gabra-Maryam ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (1858-1924) Ethiopia
Tekle Haimanot (Patriarch) ENG


Orthodox 20th century (1917-1988) Ethiopia
Tewodros ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (late 13-early 14th century) Ethiopia
Tewoflos (A) ENG


Orthodox 20th century (1910-1979) Ethiopia
Tewoflos (B) ENG FR

Orthodox 20th century (1910-1979) Ethiopia
Theophilus ENG


Ancient Orthodox 4th century (fl. 4th century) Ethiopia<
Tomas ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Walatta-Dengel= ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Walatta-Takla-Haymanot= ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Walatta-Wahed= ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.late 13-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
W'zb ENG


Orthodox 6th century (fl.6th century) Ethiopia<
Yadla ENG


Orthodox 10th century (fl. early 10th century) Ethiopia
Ya'eqob I ENG


Orthodox 9th century (fl.c. 9th century) Ethiopia<
Ya'eqob II ENG


Orthodox 12th century (fl.c. 12th century) Ethiopia
Yam'ata (or Yem'ata) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century (fl. late 5th/ early 6th cen.) Ethiopia<
Yared (A)& ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century Ethiopia<
Yared (B)& ENG FR

Ancient Orthodox 6th century Ethiopia<
Yemsa'e-Mehrat ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.early 13th century) Ethiopia
Yerda'e-Mika'el ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Yerde 'Ana-Krestos ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl.13th century) Ethiopia
Yeshaq (Abba) ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c.late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Yeshaq (Abuna) ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th century (fl.c.late 5th century) Ethiopia<
Yetbarak ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.c.late 13th-early 14th cen.) Ethiopia
Yohannes ENG


Orthodox 9th century (fl. early 9th century) Ethiopia<
Yohannes I ENG


Orthodox 17th century (16?-1682) Ethiopia
Yohannes Mesraqawi ENG


Orthodox 11th century (fl.11th century) Ethiopia
Yohannes or Johannes ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th century (b. c. 463 A.D.) Ethiopia<
Yohanni ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.early 6th century) Ethiopia<
Yohanni I ENG


Orthodox 13th century (fl. early 13th century) Ethiopia
Yosef ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl. late 12th-13th century) Ethiopia
Za-'Ella-'Asfeha ENG


Ancient Orthodox 3rd century ? Ethiopia<
Zakaryas (A) ENG


Orthodox 19th-20th century (c. 1845-1920) Ethiopia
Zakaryas (B) ENG FR

Orthodox 19th-20th century (c. 1845-1920) Ethiopia
Za-Krestos ENG


Orthodox 12th-13th century (fl.c late 12th-early 13th cen.) Ethiopia
Za-Mikael Aragawi (A)& ENG


Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century Ethiopia<
Za-Mikael Aragawi (B)& ENG FR

Ancient Orthodox 5th-6th century Ethiopia<
Zara Yakub (or Zare'a Ya'eqob) (Emperor) [A} ENG


Orthodox 14th-15th century (1399-1468; r. 1434-68) Ethiopia
Zara Yakub (or Zare'a Ya'eqob) (Emperor) [B] ENG


Orthodox 14th-15th century (1399-1468; r. 1434-68) Ethiopia
Zare'a Ya'eqob ENG


Orthodox 17th century Ethiopia
Zena-Marqos ENG


Orthodox 13th-14th century (fl.13th-14th century) Ethiopia
Zonaenus ENG


Ancient Orthodox 6th century (fl.early 6th century) Ethiopia<



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