Bishop Felix Orji
CANA Bishop of the Diocese of the West (CANA)
Bishop Felix Orji is also rector of St Francis in El Paso, Texas. He and Lillian his wife have four children. Dr. Orji typifies the cosmopolitan citizen, having had the privilege of making his home in three different nations: Nigeria, Canada, and the United States. He has earned four graduate degrees from the University of Lagos, Regent College, Vancouver School of Theology, and a doctorate from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. Dr. Orji was ordained in 1996 and served churches in Canada until 2004 when he moved to the US.
From 2004 to 2008 he held various pastoral and diocesan leadership positions in the Diocese of the Rio Grande. He began serving St Francis-on-the-Hill in 2005. He served as a CANA delegate to the ACNA's inaugural convention in 2009. Orji provides episcopal oversight for clergy and congregations in the western USA. He also blesses CANA and ACNA by his teaching ministry on cross-cultural ministry and other topics.