The Episcopal Diocese
The Diocese of Northwest Texas will
provide the energy, resources, and support necessary to help all our
communities become mission outposts and, where needed, to help plant new
Lubbock, Texas 79401
The Rt. Rev. J. Scott Mayer, Bishop
Phone (806) 763-1370; Fax
Contact The Diocese or Diocesan Staff Members
Mayer has started a new blog as an additional way to communicate
with the Diocese. After some unfortunate down-time, the Blog is now
up and running. To visit the blog, click
Congratulations to our New Bishop
More information and links to
pictures of the Consecration can be found
Bishop Mayer was Consecrated on
Saturday, March 21st, at First United Methodist Church in Lubbock.
Our Presiding Bishop, the Most Rev. Dr. Katharine Jefferts Schori,
was the chief consecrator and was joined by Bishops from around the
At the Special Electing Convention
held at St. Paul's in Lubbock on November 22nd, 2008, the Rev. J.
Scott Mayer, Rector of the Church of the Heavenly Rest in Abilene,
Texas, was elected the Fifth Bishop of the Diocese of Northwest
Texas. Fr. Mayer was elected on the second ballot.