Chris Lee

The OMG Effect
  • The OMG Effect

  • NOW AVAILABLE: Bite-sized wisdom and inspirational advice to lift your spirits and help you live a fuller life - from Instagram's answer to Fleabag's 'Hot Priest'.
    One minute could change your life.

    Reverend Christopher Lee is a young vicar who has taken the internet by storm. With more Instagram followers than the Arch Bishop of Canterbury and the Church of England put together, Rev Chris helps and inspires hundreds of thousands of his followers everyday with his sixty-second sermons, full of bite-sized wisdom for busy people.

    From family to faith, career to community, self-care to self-worth, The OMG Effect encapsulates Rev Chris Lee's uplifting message of positivity and inclusivity, which has inspired millions of people globally regardless of their religious beliefs (or lack thereof) and, throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, Rev. Chris Lee has been live-streaming prayer and faith sessions for those under lock-down, quarantine, or in self-isolation to help fight loneliness, give hope, and bring people together.

    Whether you're struggling with your self-esteem, trying to find your purpose, or dealing with disappointment, get ready to refresh your outlook, rediscover your self-worth, and start living a fuller life.

    'You are loved. You are precious. You are of vital importance.' Rev Chris Lee

    What people on Instagram are saying about Rev Chris Lee:

    'This is so universally applicable. Your sermons reach far and wide and are so healing. I needed to hear this today.'

    'I've always been more spiritual than religious and veered away from the church, but you bring such love and light energy to the world.'

    'I'm an atheist and I'd have a pint with Rev Chris. He has a good heart.'

    'Rev Chris is the wholesome kind of positivity this world needs. I'm not even a religious person, and I'm over here nodding along like I know the good word.'

    'You are the only Christian I can stand, tbh.'

    'I'm not Christian but I always receive positive vibes from your account.'

    'I'm not spiritual or anything. But I love your sermons because it still applies to life anyways.'

    'Keep spreading those positive vibes, we need more people like you Rev Chris!!'

The Reverend Chris Lee is the vicar of St Saviour’s church, part of the London diocese of the Church of England. At the age of twenty-four, while teaching English at a mission in Tanzania, Chris completed a distance learning degree to become a priest and was ordained a deacon in the diocese of Mt Kilimanjaro. Upon returning to England, he trained for ordained ministry at Ridley Hall, Cambridge. Chris now shares his uplifting sixty-second sermons with over 150k Instagram followers every day, and his videos have amassed over 400 million of views on YouTube. He lives in west London with his wife and their two young daughters.

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