Calendar of Events

December 2019

Trinity Church, 131 West Emerson Street, Melrose, MA

Trinity Church in Melrose will be hosting noontime organ recitals on Tuesdays during Advent. These organ recitals are free and open to the public and are scheduled from 12:10 p.m.-12:45 p.m. Recitals and organists include: Dec. 3, 2019: Carol Dixon, organist Dec. 10, 2019: Eric Anderson,…
This event has been canceled. An action of the 2018 Diocesan Convention calls on all congregations, ministries and diocesan bodies to use fair trade coffee at all church events, and encourages support for the goals of the fair trade coffee movement. Through a partnership with the fair-trade…

First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA

The Massachusetts Coalition to Prevent Gun Violence is partnering with the Newtown Foundation, B-PEACE for Jorge and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America to host this event to #EndGunViolence. Reflections by March for Our Lives activist David Hogg and the Rev. Stephen Kendrick.  Music by Dr…

Diocesan Offices, 138 Tremont Street, Boston, MA

A variety of Christian formation resource materials--for children and adults--that have been purchased, donated and collected over time are available to give away to congregations that can make good use of them.  Clergy, Christian formation leaders and all who are interested are invited to…
The diocesan 20s and 30s Task Force is launching a new series of house Eucharist gatherings, intended to nurture Christ-centered relationships among young adults and others across the diocese.  The first house Eucharist is being hosted in Belmont on Thursday, Oct. 24.  The second is…

Society of St. John the Evangelist, 980 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA

The brothers of the Society of St. John the Evangelist will be offering a special sung service of Compline on Thursday evenings during the season of Advent: Dec. 5, 12 and 19.   The service begins at 8:00 p.m., and is preceded and followed by a half-hour of meditative silence in the…

Grace Church, 160 High Street, Medford, MA

The diocesan community's prayers and presence are invited for the ordination of the Rev. Paul Shoaf Kozak to the priesthood on Saturday, Dec. 14, 10:30 a.m., at Grace Church (160 High Street) in Medford (sponsored by St. Luke’s-San Lucas Church, Chelsea). Questions may be directed to Grace Church …

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

Multimedia artist Bobbie Wayne will present “Greensleeves,” a one-woman Christmas musical play, at the Church of St. Andrew (135 Lafayette Street) in Marblehead on Saturday, December 14, at 7:30 p.m.   In poetry, lore and music sung and played on Celtic harp, Wayne will trace the history of…

Trinity Church, 91 Main Street, Bridgewater, MA

Ascension Memorial Church, 31 County Street, Ipswich, MA