Bishops Advisory Council

The Bishops Advisory Council to the AFEDJ Board of Trustees exists to promote greater understanding among the members of the House of Bishops and their respective dioceses about the issues and humanitarian needs of the Diocese of Jerusalem. Council members provide helpful information and assistance to the AFEDJ Board and staff.

  • The Rt. Rev. Andrew M. L. Dietsche

    Bishop of New York

  • The Rt. Rev. Laura J. Ahrens

    Bishop Suffragan of Connecticut

  • The Rt. Rev. Barry L. Beisner

    Bishop of Northern California, Ret.

  • The Rt. Rev. Charles Andrew Doyle

    Bishop of Texas

  • The Rt. Rev. Daniel GutiĆ©rrez

    AFEDJ Trustee
    Bishop of Pennsylvania

  • The Rt. Rev. Anne Hodges-Copple

    AFEDJ Trustee
    Bishop Suffragan of North Carolina, resigned

  • The Rt. Rev. Barry R. Howe

    Assisting Bishop of Southwest Florida

  • The Rt. Rev. Edward J. Konieczny

    Bishop of Oklahoma, Resigned

  • The Rt. Rev. James B. Magness

    Assisting Bishop of Southern Virginia 

  • The Rt. Rev. Gregory H. Rickel

    AFEDJ Chair
    Bishop of Olympia, resigned

  • The Rt. Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori

    26th Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church

  • The Rt. Rev. Kirk S. Smith

    Bishop of Arizona, Ret.

  • The Rt. Rev. Eugene T. Sutton

    Bishop of Maryland