Contact the Office of the Bishop for the Armed Forces and Federal Ministries

Phone: (202) 459-9998

Email the Rev. Canon Leslie Nuñez Steffensen

  • Candidates, Seminarians, or Priests: for more information about serving as a chaplain and the application process

  • Current Federal Chaplains: to communicate with the Canon about ecclesiastical or chaplaincy issues

Email the Rt. Rev. Carl W. Wright

  • Current Federal Chaplains: for pastoral care, ecclesial guidance, or visitation requests (will be processed through the Canon to the Bishop's Office)

Email Ms. Maggie Mount

  • with any administrative questions concerning applications, endorsements, or an up-coming symposium


We are located on the grounds of the Washington National Cathedral

Mail or Donations to the Bishop’s Discretionary Fund may be sent to:

Bishop for The Armed Forces and Federal Ministries

3101 Wisconsin Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20016