The Right reverend
|Bishop of Uppsala|
|Church||Church of Sweden|
by Esbjörn Hagberg
|Consecration||3 March 2019|
by Antje Jackelén
|Born||8 December 1970|
Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden
|Motto||Kristus förkunnar vi (We proclaim Christ)|
Johannesson was born in Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden on 8 December 1970 and was educated at the public school in Filipstad. She graduated with a Bachelor of Theology in 1994, and a bachelor's degree in 1996 from Uppsala University. She earned her PhD in theology and obtained a doctorate there in 2002. She was ordained priest in 2010 in the Diocese of Karlstad by Bishop Esbjörn Hagberg. Johannesson was accepted as an associate professor of religious philosophy at Uppsala University in 2015. On 3 March 2019 she was consecrated as Bishop of Uppsala by Antje Jackelén, Archbishop of Uppsala and Primate.
- "Biskop Karin Johannesson". Norrköpings Tidningar. 2019-03-22.