Northern Illinois Synod, ELCA

Walking Together… loving Christ, loving all, for the sake of the world!

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

  • Central Conference Meeting Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 9:00 am
  • Northwest Conference Meeting Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 9:30 am
  • All Staff Meeting Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 10:00 am
  • Bolingbrook Fall Gathering Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 2:00 pm
  • Northeast Conference Meeting Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 9:30 am
  • First Call Theological Education Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 10:00 am
  • West Conference meeting Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 9:30 am
  • Interim Pastors Meeting Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 12:00 pm
  • Synod Offices Closed Thursday, November 28, 2019
  • Synod Offices Closed Friday, November 29, 2019
  • Full-time Staff Meeting Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 10:00 am
  • Conference of Deans meeting Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 10:00 am

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