Bishop Edir Macedo


Edir Macedo is the founder of The Universal Church and owner of Record Television Network. He is 70 years old and was born in Rio de Janeiro. He has been married to Ester Bezerra for 43 years with whom he has two daughters, Cristiane and Viviane and adopted a son, Moisés. Bishop Edir Macedo has a wide academic background: B.Th. in Theology from the Faculdade Evangélica Seminário Unido and also by the Faculdade de Educação Teológica do Estado de São Paulo, he has a PhD in theology, Christian philosophy and has an honorary degree in Divinity. He also possess a Master’s degree in theological sciences from Federación Evangélica Española de Entidades Religiosas in Madrid, Spain. His complete work is described on his official website.