Chicago Bishop Larry Trotter announces he has prostate cancer

Bishop Larry Trotter is seen in this file image.

April 30, 2013 2:04:08 PM PDT
Bishop Larry D. Trotter, senior pastor of the Sweet Holy Spirit Church of Chicago recently announced to his congregation that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, according to a statement released Tuesday.

Trotter will undergo surgery on May 20, the release said.

According to the release, doctors have informed Trotter that the cancer is in its earliest stages and his prognosis is good.

Bishop Trotter says he's feeling good and has maintained a normal church schedule.