Bishops right to left : Rt. Rev Peter Coffin, Rt.Rev Tom Brown, Bishop of Wellington and to the New Zealand Defence Force; The Rt. Rev. Len Eacott, Bishop to the Australian Defence Force.

This was the Consecration of The Rt. Rev. James ‘Jay’ Magness , Suffragan Bishop for Federal Ministries of the Episcopal Church of the U.S.A.  which took place at Washington National Cathedral, June 19, 2010.   As such, Bishop Magness will be the endorsing authority for all American Episcopalian military chaplains.    Chief Consecrator : The Most Rev. Katherine Jefferts Schori – Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church.   Col. Karl McLean was given the honour of being one of the ‘Presenters’ of the new bishop.