Bishop of Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe
Bishop Pierre Whalon is the Bishop in charge of Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe, based in Paris, France, a post he was elected to in 2001. Ordained a priest in 1985, he served as rector in Episcopal churches in Pennsylvania and Florida prior to his election as bishop. A columnist and a feature writer, he has published numerous articles and book reviews in both secular and religious publications and blogs. Bishop Whalon has visited Haiti on several occasions since the earthquake, and is working tirelessly on the rebuilding of Holy Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Port-Au-Prince.