"Blessed Are They That Mourn, For They Shall Be Comforted" Matt 5:4
Senior Bishop George E. Battle Jr. and the Board of Bishops of the AME Zion Church mourn the passing of the 78th Bishop in Succession, Bishop Cecil Bishop

On behalf of Bishop George E. Battle, Jr. Senior Bishop of our church, I communicate to inform you that on this afternoon, Saturday September 21, 2013 just after lunch BISHOP CECIL BISHOP (RETIRED) exchanged time for eternity most peacefully.

Arrangements and further information will be forthcoming. Your prayers are sought for Mrs. Marlene Y. Bishop, their children Jason and Dana, as well as the entire A.M.E. Zion Church family.

Rev. George E. McKain II
Director of Public Affairs
A.M.E. Zion Church

  • February 12-16, 2018
    Board of Bishops' and International Ministers & Lay Association Meeting
    Norfolk Waterside Marriott Hotel
    235 East Main Street
    Norfolk, VA
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  • February 14, 2018
    Ash Wednesday
    Ash Wednesday is always celebrated on a Wednesday seven weeks prior to Easter Sunday. For Christians, the day marks the first day of Lent and the starting of 6 weeks of fasting and penance.
  • February 14-March 29, 2018
    Lent begins on Ash Wednesday each year and for Christians starts the 40 day period of fasting. The day represents the 40 days Jesus spend fasting in the wilderness.
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    Valentine's Day
    We love because he first loved us 1 John 4:19
  • March 11, 2018
    Daylight Savings Time
    Spring forward - Turn your clocks forward an hour at 2 a.m. local standard time (At 2 a.m. on March 11th, the clocks after they are moved forward an hour, will read 3 a.m. local daylight time).

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