The Rev. Christopher Bishop has been Rector of St. Martin’s since 2011. The son of an Episcopal priest and an art historian, Chris grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio and upstate New York. After a career in film in Manhattan, Chris studied at General Theological Seminary in NYC, The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia and Virginia Theological Seminary in Alexandria, VA. before being ordained in 2007.

Chris serves on the Diocesan Liturgical Planning Commission, and is Executive Director of Stand With Iraqi Christians, an organization offering friendship and material support to Christians throughout Iraq currently living as displaced persons in Erbil, the capital of Kurdistan in northern Iraq. Chris is married to The Rev. Amanda Eiman, Associate Rector at St. David’s Episcopal Church in Wayne , PA, where they currently live with their chocolate Lab-Kelpie mix, Sadie.