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Minister

Richard Albert Tedesco, American minister. Ordained to ministry Christian Church North America, 1967, Covenant Ministries International Inc., 1988; licensed clinical pastoral counselor. Recipient certified of honor Pentecostal Christian Church Argentina, 1984, Outstanding Achievement award Christian Church of North America, 1984, 87, Merit award National Association Evangelicals, 1990.

Background

Tedesco, Richard Albert was born on September 14, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Vito and Esther (Iannelli) Tedesco.

Education

Graduate, Northeast Bible Institute, 1964. Bachelor of Science in Bible, Valley Forge Christian College, 1976. Master of Bible in Theology, International Bible Institute & Seminary, Orlando, Florida, 1985.

Doctor of Philosophy in Theology, Honolulu University, 1988. Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Clarksville School Theology, 1985.

Career

Pastor, Christian Assembly Church, Uhrichsville, Ohio., 1967-1969; pastor, Christian Assembly Church, Follansbee, West Virginia, 1969-1973; business manager, secretary/treasurer department missions General Council, Christian Church North America, 1973-1980; general secretary-treasurer General Council, Christian Church North America, 1975-1982; executive director department home and foreign missions, Christian Church North America, 1981-1985; assistant general overseer for foreign concerns, Christian Church North America, 1981-1985; staff minister, director department missions and world outreach, Faith Fellowship Ministries World Outreach Center, Edison, New Jersey, since 1988; founding trustee, executive administrative secretary, Covenant Ministries International, Edison, since 1988.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Christian Church North America, 1967, Covenant Ministries International Inc., 1988. Licensed clinical pastoral counselor.

Membership

Fellow International Academy Education. Member National Christian Counselors Association (professional associate member).

Connections

Married Joyce Lea Morando, August 1, 1964. Children: Lisa Renee, Stephanie Ruth.

father:
Vito Tedesco

mother:
Esther (Iannelli) Tedesco

spouse:
Joyce Lea Morando

child:
Lisa Renee Tedesco

child:
Stephanie Ruth Tedesco