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The Bishop of Sheffield is the Anglican Bishop of the Diocese of Sheffieldmarker. The current bishop, Steve Croft, is the seventh to hold the position.

In 1901, when the city of Sheffield was within the Diocese of Yorkmarker, John Nathaniel Quirk was appointed as the first, and only, Suffragan Bishop of Sheffield. When the Diocese of Sheffield was formed in 1914, the Right Reverend Leonard Hedley Burrows was appointed as its first diocesan bishop with Quirk becoming Bishop of Jarrow.

List of Bishops of Sheffield

Bishops of Sheffield
No. Incumbent From Until Notes
1 Leonard Hedley Burrows 1914 1939 previously Bishop of Lewes
2 Leslie Stannard Hunter 1939 1962
3 Francis John Taylor 1962 1971 previously Principal of Wycliffe Hallmarker
4 Gordon Fallows 1972 1979 died in office
5 David Ramsay Lunn 1980 1997
6 John Nicholls 1997 2008 previously Bishop of Lancaster
7 Steven John Lindsey Croft 2009 present


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