Take a stand against gun violence

Earlier this week, I encouraged you to put your faith into action by taking a stand against gun violence.  Here is a link to contact and email our state representatives. https://www.govtrack.us/congress/members?utm_medium=email&utm_source=csgv&utm_content=2+-+here&utm_campaign=Action&source=Action I sent my email pleading for a permanent ban on automatic weapons to Senator Leahy’s office and I encourage you to do the same. …

“Jan-Piet’s Choice”

Beginning on Wednesday, June 1st and continuing through Wednesday, July 13th, world renowned composer, teacher, and accomplished organist, Jan-Piet Knijff, will present seven half-hour programs of organ music and teaching modules about his selected pieces.  After winning the International Bach Competition in Lausanne, Switzerland, Jan-Piet moved to New York, where he took the doctorate with…

Angelus Concert

 The young women of the vocal ensemble Angelus will present a concert of sacred vocal music at Christ Church Episcopal on State Street in Montpelier on Monday, June 6 at 7:30 pm.  This is a free concert from the high-school group from Indiana. Whether the stark beauty of an 10th century chant, the rich harmonic…

All Parish Conversation

The Christ Church vestry (elected leadership team) invites everyone to join an All Parish Conversation following the 10:00 service TODAY, Sunday, May 22nd.  The purpose of this conversation is to share with you new thinking about and to listen to your ideas regarding potential directions that will assure the viability of our long-term future.

Plaque dedication to Brian Webb

On Pentecost Sunday, May 15, 2016, we will dedicate a plaque to celebrate the life and ministry of Brian Patrick Webb, who served as organist and choirmaster to Christ Church from 1974 – 2014.  This dedication will take place during the 10:00AM Eucharist. Musicians from the community and former choir members will be joining us…

Full Ladle Soup Kitchen Volunteers Needed!

Want to help at the Soup Kitchen but have limited time available?  Here is the perfect job for you: Each Wednesday, two 5-gallon buckets of soup need to be picked up at Montpelier restaurants and delivered to the church.  Pick up may be done any time between 7:30 and 9:00AM. Obviously, this job is most…

Green Up Day May 7th

The annual Vermont Green Up Day will be held on Saturday, May 7, 2016 throughout the state and especially in downtown Montpelier.  We are hopeful that a team of volunteers from Christ Church will come out to spruce up the church grounds as we ready for the arrival of spring and summer.

Parking Notice

On April 5th there will be a clergy day held here at Christ Church.  We are expecting a large group and ask that on that day you not park in the church parking lot.  Thanks!

Schedule of Services for Holy Week and Easter 2016

Palm Sunday, March 20, 2016 8:00 & 10:00AM, Sunday, in the Sanctuary Blessing of the Palms & Holy Eucharist with Passion narrative.    Maundy Thursday, March 24, 2016  7:00PM, Thursday, Holy Eucharist with foot washing. Good Friday, March 25, 2016  12:00PM – Good Friday Service 7:00PM, Service of Tenebrae Holy Saturday, March 26, 2016 The…