Les Ministères ERIC MICHEL Ministries International is a chapel of the Independent United Methodist denomination, based in the city of Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. Founded in 2012 in the Province of Quebec, it has a majority French and English followers.

The Incorporation was made and received on the 2014.07.12 to Industry Canada and received on the 2014.07.14 under the number 895170-5 as a Non-Profit Organisation.

Please note we do not have a church statue, presently registered with the government as a religious corporation not-for-profit called chaplaincy.

The purposes of Eric Michel Ministries International are to promote the United Methodist faith, to educate its members, congregants and the public about IUM values, history and religious tradition; to develop IUM educational, theological, spiritual and inspirational material for the benefit of its members, congregations and the general public; to promote charitable acts and causes; to foster fellowship and goodwill among its members, congregants and the public; to promote reason in religion, religious tolerance and freedom of conscience; to promote the moral, ethical and responsible exercise of free will; to promote a free society..

Religious Constitution of the EMMI Independent United Methodist

Apostolic Succession
EMMI defines Apostolic Succession in a firm belief in the Apostolic Faith. You can have a broken line of Bishops and still be in Apostolic Succession. The line of Bishop is a moral and Metaphysical one. Holding Jesus of Nazareth, Mary of Magdala, James The Just, Simon-Peter as our Holy Fathers in our faith and belief.

This Constitution provides the framework within which EMMI,  to governs itself with the help of The Board of Elders Advisers and Accountability. The Constitution sets forth the fundamental rights and corresponding responsibilities of members and the basic structure for decision-making and action within EMMI. All laws, regulations and customs of EMMI shall be carried out within this Constitution’s framework and spirit.

Canadian, Provincial, Municipal Laws and By-Laws Civil Laws have precedence over all Canon Laws, and this is valid for all ministries.

The actual name Eric Michel Ministries International as religious corporation appeared in the middle of 2012 with the arriving in our congregation of the Rev Marie Yvonne on April 28th, which became our Co-Founder a few months after. (Before our name was Eric Michel Ministry and Chaplaincy)

Both Founders are Ministers, Co-ordained (re-ordained) by Open Door – Open Faith Church a Broken Arrow Indian Community Church, in Oklahoma, USA.

EMMI use Archbishop who is the equivalent of Bishop President in some denominations of Christianity.


We are a Chaplaincy, a Seminary and a Fellowship.


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