7 p.m. Taizé Service on Third Thursday—a contemplative service of brief Scripture readings, prayers, chants, and periods of silence.
Advent and Lent:
5:15 p.m. Evening Prayer, Mondays-Fridays—a twenty minute service of prayer, scripture reading, and quiet contemplation in the Chapel.
10 a.m. Taizé Eucharist—one in Advent and one in Lent—a Holy Eucharist celebration patterned after the worship services of the Taizé community in France. It includes silence, meditative singing, quiet contemplation, scripture reading, and prayer.
Fall and Spring:
4 p.m. Choral Evensong—one Sunday in fall and one in spring—The choir leads us as we celebrate the beauty of the Anglican choral tradition. It is a calm, peaceful worship experience through which the divine may be experienced. Evensong is derived from the ancient services of Vespers and Compline. Consisting of hymns, choral music, and readings, it is an opportunity for rest and meditation before the start of a busy week.
5 p.m. – Christmas Pageant and Holy Eucharist.
9:30 p.m. – Music program (with choir and musicians).
10 p.m. – Candlelight Holy Eucharist.
11 a.m. – Holy Eucharist
Holy Week Services
8 a.m. and 10 a.m. – Liturgy of the palms and reading of the Passion Gospel.
7:30 p.m. – Includes foot washing and stripping the altar. Readings recall Jesus’ Last Supper, Gethsemane, betrayal and arrest.
Good Friday Tenebrae:
7:30 p.m. – In Scripture, music, prayers, and silence, we contemplate the saving work of Jesus Christ on the cross. No Holy Eucharist at this service.
8 a.m. and 10 a.m. – Joyous celebration of our Lord’s resurrection; Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus; Easter Egg Hunt for the children after the 10 a.m.
Watch the website for dates and times.
Blessing of the Animals:
To celebrate the Feast Day of St. Francis on October 4th and to give thanks for all of God’s creation, we offer a service in the courtyard. Bring furred, feathered, four-legged and stuffed animal friends to receive a blessing.
Advent Lessons and Carols:
This service is based on one that has been sung annually since 1918 at King’s College Chapel in Cambridge, England. Through music and Scripture readings, the service explores the meaning of the season: the longing for the Messiah and the realization of that hope found in the Incarnation of Christ.
Blue Christmas Service in Advent:
This is a quiet, contemplative, candlelight service of prayers, scripture and music. It allows the opportunity to be in God’s presence for those of us who mourn, or who simply feel a need to await the coming of the Christ Child in contemplation and solemnity. Please join us in this service of quiet reflection, remembrance, comfort and hope.
5 p.m. Koinonia Service:
This a 45-minute informal, interactive Eucharist geared towards kids and families in the parish hall, followed by a potluck.