Calendar of Events

September 2020

Clergy Professional Development Days, postponed from May, will be offered online via Zoom for all diocesan clergy, in two parts (each part offered three times).  Part I will feature guest presenter Donna Hicks, Ph.D., of the Weatherhead Center for International Affairs at Harvard University…
By helping everyone in a community understand what dementia is and how it affects people, each of us can make a difference for people touched by dementia. To become a "Dementia Friend," participate in this one-hour “Dementia Friends” information session via Zoom. Participants will learn…
In celebration of the Season of Creation, the Creation Care Justice Network is taking time to reflect and discuss resilience and the impacts of environmental justice with St. Mary’s Church in Dorchester. The conversation is open to members of the diocese and promoted by the Creation Care…
Preachers, lay and ordained, are invited to join with colleagues and special guests as they preach their way through Creation Season, observed Sept. 1-Oct. 4.  This Creation Season Preaching Circle will meet four times, starting on Tuesday, Sept. 1.  In each one-hour…
The annual Diocesan Convention on Nov. 7 will be held online via Zoom and livestreaming.  A modified resolutions process, reflecting this year’s special circumstances, will provide online opportunities for discussing and refining proposed resolutions prior to their presentation in final form…
The Adolescents Mental Health Network in the diocese will next meet on Sept. 29, 6:30-7:30 p.m.  RSVP by e-mail to Martha Gardner, Missioner for Networking and Formation, to get the Zoom meeting information:  mgardner@diomass.org.  Sharing ideas and resources is more important…
The annual Diocesan Convention on Nov. 7 will be held online via Zoom and livestreaming.  A modified resolutions process, reflecting this year’s special circumstances, will provide online opportunities for discussing and refining proposed resolutions prior to their presentation in final form…

October 2020

St. Andrew's Church, 135 Lafayette Street, Marblehead, MA

The Oct. 3 sale has been canceled. For more information and sale updates, visit www.standrewsmhd.org/boutiquesale2020.
"Learning to Walk with God in the World" will be an Oct. 3 online retreat for young adults (ages 18-39) in the Diocese of Massachusetts, introducing practices of discernment and facilitated by Dr. Kathy Staudt. "Discernment" has been largely appropriated by the church to describe the…
The annual diocesan Clergy Day will be an online gathering on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 9:45 a.m.-3 p.m.  Find complete event details for participants and online registration, here. Registration is open until Oct. 1. Through a mix of presentations and small group conversations, a morning session…