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From Bishop Lee: Suspending In-Person Meetings and Worship

Dear People of God in the Diocese of Chicago: I am writing with the difficult news that we must once again observe some significant restrictions on our common life due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Yesterday, the Illinois Department of Health recommended that for the next three weeks, residents of our state leave home only for…

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Electing Convention is December 12

Registration and certification for clergy and lay delegates required by December 1  The Convention to Elect the 13th Bishop of Chicago will be conducted online via Zoom webinar on Saturday, December 12 from 9:30 am to approximately 3 pm. There is no cost to attend. Registration is open for lay delegates and canonically resident clergy…

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Message from Bishop Joseph Garang Atem

Message from Bishop Joseph Garang Atem

MESSAGE FROM BP. JOSEPH GARANG ATEM For Diocesan Convention 2020 Dear Rt. Rev. Jeffrey Lee, Lisa, clergy, lay delegates, visitors and guests attending the 183rd Diocese of Chicago Convention, as well as my brother Bishop of Southeast Mexico. May mercy, grace, peace and love be multiplied upon you all. I am thankful to God, and…

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Celebrate Bishop Lee’s Retirement!

Celebrate Bishop Lee’s Retirement!

On Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 4 pm, the Transition Committee will host a Zoom gathering to wish Jeff and Lisa Lee and their family well as his retirement approaches. Bishop Lee has invited a number of parishioners, clergy, and bishops to offer short videos, and both he and Lisa will have an opportunity to address the diocese. He…

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