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Easter Message from Bishop Kevin

A transcript of the message: Though many consider Easter to be a time to eat chocolate and paint beautiful eggs, we who have come to know Christ know that it is so much more. On Easter we celebrate all that God has done for us through Christ’s death and resurrection. This miraculous event, this rising…

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Footage from Chrism Mass (Including Bp. Kevin’s Sermon) Now Available

If you missed this year’s Chrism Mass, you can still watch the livestreamed footage. The service begins around the 12 minute mark. Bishop Kevin’s sermon begins 30 minutes and 30 seconds in.

Grace Montessori School Hosts Annual Scholarship Fundraiser

Grace Montessori School in Allentown will be hosting its annual Field Day Scholarship Fundraiser on Saturday, May 4 from noon to 3pm. Since it was founded in 1992, Grace has made it its mission to provide quality education to students in the Allentown area, regardless of their economic background. 30 percent of students who attend…

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Calendar

Apr
26
Fri
6:30 pm Christophany Youth Retreat @ Bear Creek Camp
Christophany Youth Retreat @ Bear Creek Camp
Apr 26 @ 6:30 pm – Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm
An event for Middle & High School Youth. Learn to overcome obstacles with God’s help. Challenge yourself. Connect with other youth. Make new friends. Enjoy just plain fun. Register now!    
Apr
27
Sat
9:00 am Worship Leader Training @ St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Worship Leader Training @ St. Paul's Episcopal Church
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Training for laypeople who are interested in becoming Worship Leaders will be offered Saturday, April 27 at St. Paul’s in Montrose. A Worship Leader is a lay person who is authorized to lead public worship under...

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Apr
29
Mon
all-day Planning for Wellness @ Homewood Suites by Hilton, Center Valley
Planning for Wellness @ Homewood Suites by Hilton, Center Valley
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day
This is a conference for Active Clergy participating in the Church Pension Fund’s Clergy Pension Plan and not yet receiving a retirement benefit from the plan. The conference will begin at with registration at 9...

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May
15
Wed
10:00 am ECW Spring Luncheon @ Kirby Episcopal House
ECW Spring Luncheon @ Kirby Episcopal House
May 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:30 pm
The Episcopal Church Women (ECW)) of the Diocese of Bethlehem will be hosting a special Spring Luncheon and Program on Wednesday, May 15 from 10am to 2:30pm at the beautifully restored Kirby House. Bishop Kevin...

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May
21
Tue
9:30 am Clergy Day @ Homewood Suites by Hilton, Center Valley
Clergy Day @ Homewood Suites by Hilton, Center Valley
May 21 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
A Safeguarding training for clergy will be held on Tuesday, May 21 at the Homewood Suites by Hilton, Center Valley. Check-in starts at 9:30am. The program will begin promptly at 10am and end at 3pm....

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Oct
4
Fri
9:00 am 148th Convention @ Crowne Plaza
148th Convention @ Crowne Plaza
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – Oct 5 @ 1:00 pm
Visit the webpage for more information.
Oct
28
Mon
4:00 pm Clergy Conference 2019 @ St. Francis Retreat House
Clergy Conference 2019 @ St. Francis Retreat House
Oct 28 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 30 @ 12:00 pm
 

Non-parochial Clergy Reports

All Clergy (including retirees) who are Canonically Resident in the Diocese of Bethlehem and who do not have a Parish Cure are required to submit a yearly report for the bishop. If you are unable to access the online form, you may request a paper copy from Paula Lapinski by calling the Diocesan Office at 610-691-5655. Forms must be submitted by February 15. Click here to access the form.