- Bishop of Liverpool
:"This article is about the bishop in the
Church of England, for the bishop in the Roman Catholic Church, see: Archbishop of Liverpool." The Bishopof Liverpoolis the Ordinaryof the Church of EnglandDiocese of Liverpool in the Province of York.
The diocese covers the county of
Merseysideand portions of Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Cheshire. It stretches from Southportin the north, to Widnesin the south, and from the River Merseyto Wiganin the east. Its see is in the City of Liverpool at the Cathedral Church of Christ in Liverpool.
The Bishop's residence is Bishop's Lodge, Liverpool.
The office has existed since the founding of the diocese in 1880 under
Queen Victoria. The current Bishop is the Right Reverend James Stuart Jones, the 7th Lord Bishop of Liverpool, who signs "James Liverpool" and has been bishop since 1998.
List of the Bishops of the Diocese of Liverpool, England
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