Meet the Staff and Pastors of All Saints Church, Lynchburg, VIRGINIA

The Rt. Rev'd Peter Manto

Bishop Ordinary

Bishop Manto is Rector of Trinity Church and Bishop Ordinary of the Diocese of the Central States (REC). Bp. Manto has been a parish pastor for over 40 years. He was the church-planter for the non-denominational church which became Trinity Church and guided its move into the Reformed Episcopal Church. Bp. Manto has been married to his wife Janice for over 40 years. They have four adult children and 13 grandchildren.

The Rt. Rev'd Daniel Morse

Bishop Emeritus

History from Belhaven College; M.Div, Reformed Theological Seminary. Graduate study at Hebrew Union College, Jerusalem, and the Institute of Holy Land Studies, Jerusalem, Israel.  He was ordained in 1969 and was consecrated bishop in August of 1996.  He is the first Bishop Ordinary of the Diocese of the Central States of the Reformed Episcopal Church.  He was married to Marianne Porcher McCravy and together they raised three sons and a daughter.

Davidson Morse


B.A. Philosophy, Mississippi State University; Diploma of Theology, St. Andrews University; M.Div, Nashota House. Fr. Davidson has served parishes in the Diocese of Ft. Worth, Texas. He became the Chaplain and instructor in theology in the School of Rhetoric at New Covenant Schools in 2011. He is married to Amy, and they have four children.

John Heaton

Associate Priest

B.A., M.A., Theology, Bob Jones University; M.A., Liberal Studies, Hollins University; other graduate work, Reformed Seminary, Dallas Institute for Humanities and Culture. Fr. John served for twelve years as a parish priest in Orlando, Fl., before becoming the second headmaster at New Covenant Schools, where he has served since 1998. He teaches Greek and Senior Seminar. He is married to Heidi and they have four children.

Jacob Gordon


B.S. Criminal Justice; B.S. Business Administration; M.S. Criminal Justice, Liberty University. Jacob plays violin in the Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra and plays violin and piano for the parish. He is currently enrolled at Liberty University School of Law.

Jessica Phaup


B.Mus. Instrumental Performance, Liberty University; M.A. Counseling. Jessica plays violin and is a member of the James Chamber Players. She shares her music with the parish each Sunday morning.


Meet the Vestry of All Saints Church, Lynchburg, VIRGINIA

Warren Grout


Jason Higey

Senior Warden

Beau Sorenson

Carl Curtis

Carmel Keenan

Cathy Hindman