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Maritha J. Wright

Maritha J. Wright born September 1st in Fort Pierce, Florida.  At the age of nineteen (19), she accepted Jesus Christ as her personal savior and was filled with the Holy Ghost on March 24th in Houston, Texas.  The Lord called her in the teaching ministry in 1982.  She received her evangelist/missionary license from the Church of God in Christ in 1987.  She was privileged to teach at the National Sunday School Church of God in Christ Holy Convocation in Memphis, TN.


 She earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration from the State University of New York at Empire State College in 2003, Rochester, New York. She has held numerous positions in the private and public sectors working as a former professional Realtor with the State of New York;  Banker with Chase & Citibank, and a Professional Secretary for over twenty years. 


 Evangelist Wright is highly anointed with a powerful praying, teaching & preaching ministry.  She has conducted numerous prayer and shut-in services at her local church.  She believes in the power of prayer and being totally committed to God!    Through Evangelist Wright’s expository teaching & preaching style many souls have been saved, and delivered!  She loves God with all her heart and enjoys serving God’s people. She has a great sense of humor! She is very serious about God’s Word and at the same time she enjoys to laugh!  She is married to Bishop James R. Wright, Sr., founder and pastor of New Progressive Cathedral Church of God in Christ, Rochester, New York and Jurisdictional Prelate of New York Western 1st Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction, Churches of God in Christ. She is also the Jurisdictional Marshall of New York Western First Jurisdiction Women’s Convention. 

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