Calendar of Events

February 2020

Bethany House of Prayer, 181 Appleton Street, Arlington, MA

Bethany House of Prayer offers Evening Contemplative Eucharist on the third Wednesday of each month, in the Chapel of St. Anne.  As daylight fades, enter into the tranquil beauty of the chapel, and join in contemplative silence, readings, song and Eucharist.  All are welcome. Other…
Diocesan ministry networks will be facilitating online book discussions in January, February and March, each inspired by one of the themes of our diocesan mission strategy. All are welcome to join one or more of the discussions online via Zoom on the following Wednesdays, from 7 to 8 p.m.: •…

Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 138 Tremont Street, Boston, MA

Questions may be directed to Chelsea Smith at csmith@diomass.org or 617-482-4826, ext. 406. For more information about Diocesan Council, click here.

Barbara C. Harris Camp and Conference Center, 108 Wally Stone Drive, Greenfield, NH

Join for the Third Annual Quilting Retreat at the Barbara C. Harris Camp and Conference Center, a fun weekend filled with laughter, new friends, great food and lots of creativity. Quilters of all abilities are welcome. This retreat is intended to give you the free time needed to begin, work on or…

St. James's Church, 1991 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA

The diocesan community's prayers and presence are invited for the ordination of the Rev. Olivia Hamilton to the priesthood on Friday, Feb. 21, 6 p.m., at St. James's Church, her sponsoring parish, (1991 Massachusetts Avenue) in Cambridge. Questions may be directed to St. James's Church (617-547…

Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 138 Tremont Street, Boston, MA

The diocese’s Congregational Consultants are sponsoring their annual Congregational Business Practices Workshops in February and March to give congregational leaders—especially those  new to their roles—an exposure to the basics of good business practices in general, and Episcopal Church…

St. John's Church, One Roanoke Avenue, Jamaica Plain, MA

Church of the Holy Spirit, 525 River Street, Mattapan, MA

St. Mary's Church, 258 Concord Street, Newton Lower Falls, MA

The diocesan community is invited to share in a celebration of new ministry as Bishop Alan M. Gates installs the Rev. Ann Bonner-Stewart as the rector of St. Mary's Church in Newton Lower Falls on Tuesday, Feb. 25 at 5:30 p.m. Questions may be directed to St. Mary's Church (617-527-4769).

Cathedral Church of St. Paul, 138 Tremont Street, Boston, MA

Everyone is welcome for Ash Wednesday services at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul: • 8:30 a.m.:  Morning Prayer with imposition of ashes, in the Chapel of St. John the Evangelist, with Dean Amy E. McCreath presiding. • Noon:  Bilingual Spanish-English Mass with imposition of ashes,…