Our Denomination

Our Denomination


We are connected with Lutherans throughout the world.  University Lutheran Church and Student Center is in the Central Oklahoma Conference of the Arkansas-Oklahoma Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.  Our Presiding Bishop is the Revd. Elizabeth Eaton, and our Synodical Bishop is the Revd. Michael Girlinghouse.   The ELCA is a member church of the Lutheran World Federation, a global communion of 144 churches in the Lutheran tradition, representing over 72 million Christians in 79 countries.

                                         

                      The Revd. Elizabeth A. Eaton, Presiding Bishop, ELCA                    The Revd. Michael Girlinghouse, Bishop, AR-OK Synod