NYC Honorary Street Names


Bishop William Lee Bonner Square (Manhattan)
Present name:None
Location:At the intersection of West 124th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd
Honoree: William Lee Bonner (1921-2015) was pastor of the Greater Refuge Temple Church (GRT) in Harlem and Chief Apostle of the Churches of Our Lord Jesus Christ. He was a renowned Pentecostal Leader who became the pastor of the GRT in 1961. He served as senior prelate of the General Assembly of the Churches of Our Lord Jesus Christ of the Apostolic Faith. Under his administration, the assembly grew from 155 churches in 1961, to over 500 churches and missions throughout the world. In 1995, he established the W. L. Bonner College which provides educational opportunities in religious studies and Christian ministries. (Dickens)

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