Bishop Albert Galbraith

Jurisdictional Prelate: Northern California Jurisdiction #1


Bishop Galbraith married the lovely Mother Carolyn J. Galbraith in 1963. Four children were born to this union. Bishop and Mother Galbraith attended the Mt. Olive Church of God In Christ in Los Angeles under the leadership of the Late Bishop E. B. Stewart.

Bishop Galbraith was saved and filled with the Holy Ghost during a revival and became a faithful member of the church later obeying the call of the Lord to Preach the Gospel. In the secular arena Bishop’s family was the first “Black Owned” Electrical Construction company in Northern California. Bishop worked in the Family Business until he started his own company.

Bishop Albert Galbraith
In June 1977, Bishop Galbraith was appointed Pastor of the North Highlands Community Church of God in Christ, a church which he helped build with his own hands. In 1998, Bishop Galbraith was elevated to the Ecclesiastical Office of Jurisdictional Prelate of the Northern California First Jurisdiction which is the “Mother” Jurisdiction of Northern California.

Bishop Galbraith is the longest serving Bishop in Northern California Bishop Galbraith has served the church in many capacities and now holds the Distinguished position of First-Vice Chairman of the Board of Bishops. Bishop Galbraith continues to walk humbly before the Lord and serve the people of God. He is a vessel chosen of God and possesses unique qualities and talents needed to be a leader of God’s people.