Bishop Robert Hirschfeld

Tenth Bishop, Episcopal Church of New Hampshire



The Rt. Rev. A. Robert Hirschfeld has served as the Tenth Bishop in the Episcopal Church of New Hampshire since August 2012.  Bishop Rob provides spiritual oversight to the 46 congregations and 8 seasonal chapels.  He also serves as President, ex officio, of the Board of Trustees to the two Episcopal Schools of the Diocese: White Mountain and Holderness.  He has a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College and a Master of Divinity from Berkeley Divinity School at Yale where he was also awarded an honorary Doctor of Divinity.  He is the author of Without Shame or Fear: from Adam to Christ. 

Bishop Rob serves on the New Hampshire Tomorrow Leadership Council, where the Foundation’s mission dovetails with his leadership of the Diocese “to bring healthy, caring, stable relationships of support to children, so that they may learn to flourish and to love whatever is just and true and good.”