Bishop Jocelyn C. Thornton

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Bishop Jocelyn C. Thornton

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Bishop Jocelyn Carita Thornton is the Senior Overseer of Jocelyn Thornton Ministries International and the Apostle & Presiding Prelate of Ruach Ecumenical Fellowship. A prophetic psalmist and preacher of the Gospel, Bishop Thornton's roots lie deep in educational leadership and spiritual development. A native of Chicago, Illinois she has served in various church leadership positions throughout the Midwestern and Southern states and co-labored with prominent men and women of the Gospel for over 20 years.

Bishop Thornton received the Bachelor of Business Administration degree, with a concentration in Finance, from Loyola University of Chicago, the Master of Divinity degree from the James and Carolyn McAfee School of Theology at Mercer University in Atlanta, Georgia. and the Doctor of Ministry in Preaching degree from North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago, Illinois. Currently, Bishop Thornton teaches as an adjunct professor for several universities across the United States.