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The Rev. James “Jimmy” Nunn is a new bishop in the South Central Jurisdiction, elected July 15. Photo by Todd Seifert, UMNS

South Central elects Jimmy Nunn as bishop

Northwest Texas Conference pastor chosen on 21st ballot Read More

North Central Jurisdiction elects Laurie Haller

Colleagues applaud her spiritual depth, commitment Read More

The Rev. Frank Beard, Indiana Conference, is escorted to the stage by Illinois Area Bishop Jonathan Keaton (left) and Indiana Area Bishop Michael Coyner (right) after the announcement that Beard was elected bishop by the North Central Jurisdiction July 13, 2016 on the sixth ballot. Photo courtesy of the North Central Jurisdiction.

Frank Beard elected bishop by North Central Jurisdiction

The Indianapolis pastor was elected on the sixth ballot at the 2016 North Central Jurisdictional Conference. Read More

The Rev. Tracy Smith Malone (left, Northern Illinois Conference) is introduced by Maggie Jackson, North Central Jurisdiction Committee on Episcopacy chair, as a newly elected bishop of the North Central Jurisdiction. Smith Malone was elected July 13, 2016 on the sixth ballot. Photo courtesy of the North Central Jurisdiction.

Tracy Smith Malone elected bishop in North Central

The Chicago district superintendent was elected on the sixth ballot at the 2016 North Central Jurisdictional Conference. Read More

The Rev. Sue Haupert-Johnson of the Florida Conference was the fifth elected bishop at the Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference, meeting in Lake Junaluska, N.C. Photo by the Rev. Burt Williams, Western North Carolina Conference.

Southeastern elects Haupert-Johnson as bishop

The Rev. Sue Haupert-Johnson is fifth bishop elected by the Southeastern Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church. Read More

Resources

Learn more about bishops, jurisdictions and how candidates are elected. Read More

Election Updates

See the ballot results for episcopal candidates in each jurisdiction once the elections begin. View

U.S. bishops elected, assigned for 2012-16

United Methodists also place a bishop on involuntary retirement and respond to shooting in Colorado. Read More

Conferences talk bishops, focus areas

United Methodist U.S. annual (regional) conferences and central conferences tackle a variety of issues during 2012 meetings. Read More

‘The bishop goes around and gives high fives’

Some of 14 retiring bishops reflect on experiences and offer thoughts for those on whom the mantle will rest. Read More

July conferences to elect 11 U.S. bishops

Three U.S. jurisdictions to select among at least 44 candidates; no elections in two jurisdictions. Read More

44 candidates for the episcopacy

Here are the candidates for the episcopacy in the 2012 episcopal elections. Read More

Wenner’s ‘stepping stones’ to bishop

German episcopal leader and new council president always felt welcome in the UMC. Read More

Bishop candidates visit black caucus

For the first time, all U.S. endorsed candidates seeking to become bishops met and were blessed by Black Methodists for Church Renewal. Read More

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