Snapshots of Life at Christ Church
This Sunday, October 26th:
The Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
NOTICE OF A SPECIAL MEETING OF THE PARISH
At its regular meeting on October 21, the Vestry voted to call a special meeting of the parish for . The meeting will be an opportunity to kick-off the 2015 stewardship campaign; to receive an update on the transition process leading toward to the call of a new rector; to hear a report on the progress of the capital campaign and associated projects around the church buildings; and to consider the following proposed amendment to Section 2(a) of the parish Bylaws, recommended unanimously by the Vestry:
“Should a warden’s second term expire during a period of transition to a new rector, that term may be extended for the length of the transitional period by the recommendation of the vestry and a vote of the parish at the annual meeting. That extended term shall expire at the annual meeting following the election of a new rector.”
Who is welcome at Christ Church? You are.
7:30am Morning Prayer
8:00am Holy Eucharist (Chapel)
9:00am Holy Eucharist with hymns.
Preacher: Stephen Hagerty, Yale Divinity School
11:00am Solemn High Mass: The Choir of Christ Church
Preacher: The Rt. Rev. Victor Atta-Baffoe,
Bishop of the Diocese of Cape Coast, Ghana
Psalm 1, chant by Gerre Hancock (1934–2012)
Offertory: Man blest no doubt, Thomas Tallis (1505–1585)
Communion Motet: Purge me, O Lord, from all my sin, Tallis.
9:00pm Sung Compline: A service of light, meditation,
and prayers for the night, followed by cider hour fellowship.
(College and university students are especially invited.)
PARISH OFFICE HOURS
The parish office, located at 84 Broadway, is normally open Monday to Thursday from 9:00 am to noon, and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.