The Rev. Frederick Rajan
Vice President, Mission and Spiritual Care, Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Advocate Condell Medicall Center, Advocate Sherman Hospital

Rev. Frederick Rajan is currently Vice President of Mission and Spiritual Care at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital. Rev. Rajan has over 20 years experience in the field of ministry. Prior to joining the staff at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital, Rev. Rajan served as Executive Director of the Commission for Multicultural Ministries, Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Under his leadership he developed and implemented multicultural ministry strategies for the ELCA. He also worked in hospital ministry at St. Joseph Hospital and Hermann Hospital, both in Houston, Texas. Rev. Rajan received his Master of Theology and Master of Divinity from Faith Evangelical Lutheran Seminary in Tacoma, Washington. He also has a B.A. in Economics from Annamalai University, Tamil Nadu, India and a M.A. in Economics from Madras University, Tamil Nadu, India.


  1. Inaugural Edition: New Beginnings
  2. The Heart Edition: The Origins of Advocate Health Care
  3. Beyond Cancer: Connections Quarterly April 2016
  4. Ministry to Our Veterans: Ministry to the Veterans in our Communities
  5. Mental Health: A Word of Gratitude
  6. Congregational Outreach: Our Congregational Outreach Ministry
  7. One Voice: Addiction
  8. Serving our Veterans: Ministry to Veterans
  9. Stroke Care at Advocate Health: Advocate Health Care - Who we are in ministry
  10. Connecting our faith communities: Connecting our Faith Communities