Calendar of Events

December 2021

The diocesan Global Mission Commission invites others to join in at its next meeting on Dec. 8 at 4 p.m. Our diocese – even during COVID – has answered the call to join God's mission in the world in ways and places as varied as our history is long. Congregations throughout our diocese are crossing…

St. Thomas's Church, 111 High Street, Taunton, MA

The diocesan community's prayers and presence are invited to the installation of the Rev. Joseph Mumita as rector of St. Thomas's Church in Taunton, on Wednesday, Dec. 8 at 6 p.m. Questions may be directed to St. Thomas's Church at (508) 824-9595.
Join on Thursday, Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. for an online discussion with Bishop Gates about two key ministries for our diocese:  Youth and Young Adult Ministries and Immigration and Multicultural Ministries.  These areas of work have grown and deepened over the last two years, and have made…
Please join on Dec. 9 at 5 p.m. for the next Food Security Network meeting. Network meetings hear from congregations about their feeding programs and food pantries and especially how they have responded during the pandemic. There is a need for education about the causes of hunger in our communities…

St. Andrew's Church, 79 Denton Road, Wellesley, MA

Darryl's Corner Bar & Kitchen, 608 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA

Young adults from across the diocese are invited to gather for a festive, informal networking event on Sunday, Dec. 12, 5-7 p.m., at Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen (608 Columbus Avenue) in Boston.   Free “mocktails” and appetizers will be offered as well as reimbursement for parking or transit…
In 2012 B-PEACE began in the Diocesee of Massachusetts, and the network has now expanded to include participants from the Diocese of Western Massachusetts. The most recent action was an October witness at the Cathedral Church of St. Paul with Bishop Alan Gates to make a witness to end gun violence…

All Saints Episcopal School, 9700 Saints Circle, Fort Worth, TX

The diocesan community's prayers and virtual presence are invited for the ordination of the Rev. Marcia Chanta Bhan to the priesthood on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 at 2:30 p.m. (EST)/1:30 p.m. (CST) at All Saints Episcopal School in Fort Worth, Texas. A livestream will be available via www…

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

The annual Messiah Sing returns to the Cathedral Church of St. Paul on Wednesday, Dec. 15 at 5 p.m. Join the Cathedral Schola, organist Frederick MacArthur and music director Louise Mundinger in this annual event, and warm up with a cup of cider as you arrive. Scores will be available. Due…

All Saints Church, 8787 River Road , Richmond, VA

The diocesan community's prayers and virtual presence are invited for the ordinations of the Rev. Lauren Banks and the Rev. Hailey Jacobsen to the priesthood on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at All Saints Church in Richmond, Virginia. A livestream will be available via https://www.youtube…