Christ the Redeemer is an Anglican Church, affiliated with the Anglican Church in North America and the Diocese of Christ our Hope. As Anglicans, we have an “episcopal ecclesiology” which means that our Bishops are the primary leaders and shepherds of our congregation.
To learn about our local team at Christ the Redeemer, please follow the links below; otherwise, keep reading to learn about our Bishops.
Archbishop of the Anglican Church in North America: the Most Rev. Dr. Foley Beach
Foley Beach was elected the Archbishop of the Anglican Church in North America on June 22, 2014. Archbishop Beach is a graduate of Georgia State University, the University of the South, and Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. He began his ministry by serving teenagers through Young Life. Prior to serving as archbishop and bishop, he planted and led Holy Cross Anglican Church in Loganville, Georgia. He and his wife are life-long Georgians, and have two adult children.
Bishop of the Diocese of Christ our Hope: the Right Rev. Steve Breedlove
Bishop Steve Breedlove is the Bishop of the Diocese of Christ our Hope. He and Sally married in 1972 and were blessed with five children, all married now, and (so far!), with thirteen grandchildren. They live in Chapel Hill, NC. Bishop Steve was a non-denominational pastor for 29 years before becoming an Anglican in 2001. He and Sally planted All Saints Church in Durham, NC, in 2005. In 2012 he was consecrated as a Bishop in the Anglican Province of Rwanda.