Northern Illinois Synod, ELCA

Because of the current worldwide pandemic, synod staff members are working hard for you from their homes.
Please see the staff page for contact information. Be safe and well.

We are the ELCA Lutherans of Northern Illinois. Bishop Jeffrey Clements welcomes you. We hope these pages provide you the information you seek. Thank you for visiting. All are welcome in the congregations of the Northern Illinois Synod.


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Upcoming Synod Events

  • Professional Leaders Conference (PLC) Monday, September 21, 2020
  • Professional Leaders Conference (PLC) Tuesday, September 22, 2020
  • North Conference Meeting Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 10:00 am
  • South Conference Meeting Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 12:00 pm
  • West Conference meeting Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 9:30 am
  • All Staff Meeting Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 9:30 am

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