Gloryland Apostolic Cathedral

We've Come This Far By Faith


Our Pastor


Bishop Tom H. Watson

Bishop Tom H. Watson is the Pastor and Presiding Bishop of Gloryland Apostolic Cathedral.  Bishop Watson was saved and received the Holy Ghost in 1956.  He was saved under the leadership of the Late Bishop A.D. Bradley of New Bethel Apostolic in Richmond, California.  Bishop Watson has pastored since 1978.

Bishop Watson is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, with both a Bachelors of Arts and a Master's degree in Health Planning and Administration. Bishop Watson has a universal ministry with the second Gloryland Church located in London, England. under the Pastorialship of Elder Joseph Apraku.  In addition, he has affiliation in Johannesburg, South Africa, Faith Temple, where the Pastor is Elder Timothy Jacobs.

Bishop Watson is formerly a department chairman for Antioch University, San Francisco, California, and has worked in various endeavors such as assisting in the development of West Contra Costa Health Care Cooperation,was hired by the Association of bay Area Governments, worked extensively with the City of County of San Francisco in Health Management and Health Education.

Bishop Watson is married to Mother Hazel Watson and is the father of five children, Michael, Reginald, Regina, Kisha and Mechelle, three of which are serving God in the Beauty of Holiness.