The Rev. Worfgang Herz-Lane was installed as bishop of the Delaware-Maryland Synod of the ELCA on Saturday, September 18, 2010 in Baltimore, MD. Bishop Herz-Lane is a 2001 MDiv graduate of The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP). He served as a parish pastor in Camden, NJ before being elected to the six year term as synod bishop at the synod's 2010 Assembly on June 12. ELCA Presiding Bishop the Rev. Mark Hanson delivered the sermon. Also installed at the service as an assistant to the bishop was LTSP alum the Rev. Ed Kay.
The Baltimore Sun's story is here: http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/bs-md-lutheran-bishop-installation-20100918,0,2837679.story
The synod has more on the story and an interview with Bishop Herz-Lane on its website: www.demdsynod.org