About

Church Services

Our church services are at 7:20 (Morning Prayer), 8:00, and 10:00 a.m. on Sunday mornings, with the 10:00 a.m. being our family Eucharist and principal celebration of the day. Hearing Impaired Although we are wired throughout the church for sound, we also offer hand held units for the hearing impaired. Please ask an usher standing …

Mission

As members of Bethesda, our responsibility is to live and proclaim the word and deed of the Gospel. In the tradition of the Episcopal Church, we share and bear out witness to Christ; we seek to restore all people to unity with God and with each other by providing an environment which is positive, fertile, …

Visiting Bethesda

Bethesda is a nationally recognized example of Gothic Revival architecture, designed by Richard Upjohn in 1840.  It is listed as a contributing structure to the Downtown Saratoga Springs Historic District in the National Register of Historic Places.   The church is located at 26 Washington St,  just off Broadway. There is no on-site parking at Bethesda, …

Join Bethesda

We welcome all to join us in worship and fellowship, see our service schedule on the Home page.  You may also sign up for parish notices on the home page. Becoming a member of Bethesda requires regular attendance and support of the church. If you are interested in becoming a member, either contact our office …

Contact Information

Please feel free to contact our clergy or office staff with your questions or concerns.

Vestry

Pursuant to the Canons of the Diocese of Albany and the Episcopal Church, as well as the parish bylaws, Vestry members are elected on a rotating basis. Three members are elected each year for three-year terms. Members are limited to serving no more than two full three year terms. Wardens are elected to two years …

Parish Documents and Photos

Vestry News and Minutes 2020 July 15, 2020 Vestry Minutes June 17, 2020 Vestry Minutes May 20, 2020 Vestry Minutes April 15, 2020 Vestry Minutes March 15,2020 Update from the Sr. Warden February 19, 2020 Vestry Minutes Bylaws The Parish Bylaws define the rules of governance by which we work together in Christian community. Bethesda Parish …