Next Bishop of Chelmsford Announced
Downing Street announced on 17th December 2020 that the Right Reverend Dr Guli Francis-Dehqani will be the next Bishop of Chelmsford.
Bishop Guli is currently Bishop of Loughborough in the Diocese of Leicester, a post she has held since late 2017.
Speaking about her appointment, Bishop Guli said:
“It is a great privilege to be appointed as the next Bishop of Chelmsford. I know there are many challenges ahead both in the church and wider society, not least as a result of the pandemic.
However, I am hopeful about the future. As Christian communities, I believe our task is to be faithful; to share the good news of Jesus Christ and to continue serving the world; to work well together and in partnership with others. In doing this, we’ll discover the extent of God’s love."
Video Introducing Bishop Guli
More information available here: https://www.chelmsford.anglican.org/our-new-bishop