Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


Shimkus Welcomes Guest Chaplain Rev. Robert Dillingham

Mar 29, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) hosted Rev. Robert Dillingham as the Guest Chaplain to lead the opening prayer for the House of Representatives on Wednesday, March 29th.

After Rev. Dillingham completed the prayer, Rep. Shimkus spoke on the House recognizing him and thanking him for offering the prayer.

“It is my honor to welcome Rev. Dillingham, as well as his wife Ashley who is in the gallery today, and personally thank him for offering this morning’s prayer” Shimkus said.

Rev. Dillingham is a pastor in the Illinois Great Rivers Conference of the United Methodist Church where he serves Farina, Illinois.