New Bishop of Hereford The next Bishop of Hereford will be Richard Jackson. Bishop Richard, who is currently Suffragan Bishop of Lewes in East Sussex, will take up his role in the New Year and will be the 106th Bishop of Hereford, a church position that dates back to 676. More information can be found here. Bishop Richard is also the Chair of ICS Council. Please pray for him and his wife Deborah as they prepare to move.