Bishop Nathaniel Jarrett, Jr. (Retired)
Bishop Nathaniel Jarrett, Jr.

Born: May 9, 1937

Married: Mrs. Estella R. Jarrett

Children: Three children and one grandchild

Bishop Jarrett is a graduate of Wayne State University with B.S. & M. Ed degrees. He also earned the Master’s of Divinity degree from Yale Divinity School and the Doctor of Ministry degree from the Chicago Theological Seminary.

His pastorates include; Martin Temple AME Zion Church – Chicago, IL; Assistant pastor, St. Paul AME Zion Church – Detroit, MI; Workman Memorial AME Zion Church – Torrington, CT and Clinton AME Zion Church – Ansonia, CT. Bishop Jarrett was elected the 90th bishop of the AME Zion Church at the 45th General Conference.

Bishop Jarrett has served the AME Zion Church as a member of the Judicial Council; Director of Youth Ministries of the Christian Education Department; delegate to the General Conference; member of the Christian Education Board, Home and Church Division; delegate to the World Council of Churches; member of the Commission on Pan Methodist Cooperation, Pan Methodist Study Commission, and Faith and Order Commission of the National Council of Churches of Christ in the USA.

  • February 24, 2018
    We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of:
    Rev. Mary Terrelle Stevens

    Family Hour: 2/24/2018 9am -11am
    Celebration of Life: 2/24/2018 11am

    First AME Zion Church
    54 McDounough Street
    Brooklyn NY 11216

    Expressions May Be Sent To:
    Mrs. Ruth Young
    176-16 Linden Blvd
    Jamaica NY 11434

    Mr. Michael A. Stevens, Sr.
    600 Gates Avenue, #6C
    Brooklyn NY 11221


  • 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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