- Born in Sweden on 09-07-1858.
- Ordained on 12-06-1889.
- Arrived in India on 14-10-1903.
- Consecrated as the First Bishop of Tranquebar on 08-03-1921.
- Died in India on 25-07-1926.
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Ernest Heuman, Ph.D.,
- Born on 24-08-1861 at Barnarp in Sweden.
- Ordained on 1887.
- Arrived in India on 30-08-1887.
- Consecrated as the Second Bishop of Tranquebar on 12-02-1928.
- Died in India on 05-07-1938.
The Rt. Rev. David Bexell,
- Born in Madurai on 20-11-1883.
- Ordained on 14-12-1906.
- Arrived in India on 15-11-1907.
- Consecrated as the Third Bishop of Tranquebar on 14-01-1934.
- Retired in 1956.
The Rt. Rev. Johannes Sandegren, M.A., D.D., C.N.O.,
- Born on 19-04-1898.
- Ordained on 22-10-1950 at Nagpur, M.P. Executive Secretary, N.C.C. of India, East Asia Joint Secretary of the I.M.C and W.C.C. (Madras-13).
- Consecrated as Fourth Bishop of Tranquebar on 14-01-1956.
The Rt. Rev. Dr R. B. Manikam, M.A., Ph.D., D.D.,
- Born in Malmo on 21-09-1906.
- Ordained in 1930.
- He was an Associate Professor of Religious History at Lund University 1956-1959.
- And at Uppsala University from 1960 to 1973.
- Consecrated as Fifth Bishop of Tranquebar in 1967 and retired in 1972.
The Rt. Rev. Dr. Carl Gustav Diehl, B.D., Ph.D., D.D.,
- Born in Tranquebar on 12-04-1909.
- Ordained on 01-05-1947 at Lalgudi.
- Secretary C.S.S., 1947-1948, Pastor at Thiruchirapalli Zion Church 1948-49, Pandur 1949-51, Bangalore 1951-54.
- Consecrated as a sixth Bishop of Tranquebar in 1972.
The Rt. Rev. A. J. Satyanadhan, B.A., B.D., L.T.,
- Born in Pathukkattu, Tanjore Dt.,
- On 07-04-1912.
- Ordained on 14-01-1943 at Pudukottai.
- Pastor at Virudhunagar 1943.
- Bangalore Military Chaplain 1943-48.
- Bangalore 1948-51.
- Pandur 1951-55.
- Consecrated as seventh Bishop of Tranquebar in 1975.
The Rt. Rev. L. Easter Raj, B.D.,M.Th.,
- Born on 22-11-1932.
- Ordained on 09-07-1961.
- Consecrated as Eighth Bishop of Tranquebar on 14-01-1978.
The Rt. Rev. Jayaseelan Jacob , B.D., M.Th., D.D,
- Born in Thiruvallur on 03-08-1933.
- Ordained on 15-07-1969 at Sadras.
- Appointed as Director of the newly established Ziegenbalg Spiritual Centre in Tranquebar in 1983.
- Consecrated as the ninth Bishop of TELC on 14-01-1993.
The Rt. Rev.Dr.J.G.Johnson, B.Com., B.D., M.Th., T.T.Dip,
- Born in Thirukattupalli, Tanjore Dt. on 12-08-1943.
- Ordained on 30-05-1974 at the Holy Redeemer’s Church, Madurai.
- Consecrated as Tenth Bishop of Tranquebar on 14-01-1999.
The Rt. Rev. Dr. T. Aruldoss, M.A., B.D., M.Th., Ph.D.,
- Born on 31-10.1948.
- Ordained on 14-01-1979.
- Consecrated as Eleventh Bishop of TELC on Jan 2009.
- Retired on 14.1.2014
The Rt. Rev. Dr. H.A.Martin, B.Sc., B.D., DSW., D.Th.,
- Born on 31-07-1954.
- Ordained on 07-05-1985.
- Consecrated as twelfth Bishop of Tranquebar on 31-08-2014 (Progress).
The Rt. Rev. S. Edwin Jayakumar, B.A., B.D., P.G.D.Th.,