Our Bishops


The Rt. Rev. Jeffrey D. Lee is the diocesan bishop of the Diocese of Chicago. Bishop Lee was elected in 2007 and consecrated on February 2, 2008. Learn more about Bishop Lee.

The Rt. Rev. C. Christopher Epting became assisting bishop in January 2012. Bishop Epting joins the Diocese of Chicago after most recently serving as ecumenical officer for The Episcopal Church and interim Dean of Trinity Cathedral in Davenport, Iowa. Learn more about Bishop Epting.

The Rt. Rev. John C. Buchanan joined the Diocese of Chicago as assisting bishop in January 2014. He is the former bishop of the Diocese of West Missouri (1989 - 2000) and most recently served as the provisional bishop of the Diocese of Quincy from 2009 - 2013. Learn more about Bishop Buchanan.