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Northern Illinois Synod!

Bishop Gary WollersheimWe are the ELCA Lutherans of Northern Illinois.

As one of the 65 regional bodies of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, the Northern Illinois Synod empowers, supports, and serves its 154 congregations, three Synodically Authorized Worshiping Communities, and more than 100,000 members.

Together we work to Make Christ Known in ourcongregations, our communities, our nation, and throughout the world.

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