"The Emmaus House Chapel" is a parish in the Episcopal Diocese of Atlanta that shares a campus with Emmaus House.
VICAR OF EMMAUS HOUSE CHAPEL
Father Ricardo Bailey was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He holds a BA degree in Sociology from Xavier University of Louisiana in New Orleans, as well as a Baccalaureate degree in Sacred Theology (S.T.B.) and a Masters of Divinity (M.Div.) from Saint Mary’s Seminary in Baltimore, Maryland. Fr. Bailey was ordained to the Diaconate in 2001 and to the Priesthood in 2003.
Father Bailey teaches New Testament Biblical Studies at The Westminster Schools in Atlanta in addition to serving as Vicar of Emmaus House Chapel. Formerly, he served as Priest Associate and Priest-in-Charge of Hispanic Ministry at the Cathedral of St. Philip.
Father Bailey is married to Mrs. Marica Bailey and is the father of Alexus, Makiya, Zahria, and Ricari.
Along with significant parish experience, Fr. Bailey brings to this work a unique background and gifts in working with young people and an enthusiasm to use those gifts both within the chapel and in the neighborhood with a special focus on children and youth living in poverty. E-mail Fr. Bailey.