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Upcoming Services in OCTOBER

DAILY, Monday to Friday 12 NOON Midday Prayers (Eucharist on Wednesdays) SATURDAYS 5pm Eucharist (Rite II) SUNDAYS 7.20am Mattins 8am Eucharist 10am Sung Eucharist and Sermon Covid-19 procedures are in effect for in-person worship. Please read the Guidelines for Attending Church. Videos / Podcasts Each week, we also offer a variety of links to other …

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Walking Club – Legs Misérables

Bethesda Walkers (aka Legs Misérables) meet on Thursday at 2:30 on 28 October (11 November is the rain date). On October 28, we do almost a three mile hike at Christ the King Conference Center in Greenwich (575 Burton Road), meeting in the parking lot between the main building and the King’s Inn at 2:30 …

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Bethesda Book Club (The BBC) – Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 7 pm.

The Nine Tailors, by Dorothy Sayers (1893-1957) is one of the most beloved of all English detective novels. Sayers was also known for her brilliant intellect, Anglican theology, and feminism, which ring as forcefully today as the eight bells of Fenchurch St. Paul, the site of The Nine Tailors: a brutal murder is discovered in …

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Understanding Holy Scripture

When: Thursdays at 7pm on 4, 11, 18 November and 2 December Where: Bethesda Church Holy Scripture has always been the center of Anglican life and belief. This class will look at how the Church has read Scripture, with a particular emphasis on the Prayer Book tradition, in order to understand the place of Scripture …

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Parish Retreat in 2022

Would you be interested in a three-day retreat at Holy Cross Monastery from 21-23 October 2022? Founded in 1884, the Order of the Holy Cross is a Benedictine religious order, in the Anglican/Episcopal tradition, located just south of Kingston, NY on Route 9W. The cost of the weekend is $230, inclusive of (single) room and …

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Roof work at Bethesda

The north chimney demolition was completed on August 31. The lift has been moved to the east side of the church for further inspection of the top courses of stone. The Bethesda roof project has been delayed until early spring – about mid-March according to the new schedule. This is partly due to delays by …

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LifeWorks Community Action (LCA, formerly EOC) Donations

Thank you to all those who have donated. As you can imagine the need is ongoing. If you would like to help by donating here is a list of items needed.

  • Foods low in salt, fat & sugar. Gluten Free foods.
  • Household cleaning supplies.
  • Sponges, laundry detergent, dishwasher detergent.
  • Diapers (size 4 & 5) …

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Parking Availability

The parking lot surrounding the church has installed new gates, making the lot accessible only by credit or debit card. The rates are as follows: First two hours: FREE; additional hours: $5 per hour;  up to $20 maximum. The ONLY gate for churchgoers is the Congress Street gate. Certain spaces near Washington Street remain reserved …

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Bethesda Office – New Address

Beginning 1st June, our new office is located at 178 Elm Street (at the corner of Ash and Elm), Suite 5, Saratoga Springs.