Centering Prayer on Tuesdays

Our Centering Prayer Group meets on Tuesdays at 7:30pm in our Fellowship Hall.  CHECK WEBSITE CALENDAR TO CONFIRM MEETING DATES.  After twenty minutes of Centering we experience some other contemplative practice or reflection.  Sometimes it is sharing a book or watching a video, other times we join in the spiritual practice of Lexio Divina.  Read more

Multi-Church Book Group - "The New Jim Crow"

Holy Spirit Verona will join Church of the Epiphany and Christ Church (Orange) and St. George's (Maplewood) in reading and discussing Michelle Alexander's book "The New Jim Crow."  The group will meet from 7:30-9pm on Wednesdays from October 5 - November 16.   If you would like to participate, please email Fr. Jerry by Wednesday, September 28. Read more

Verona 4-H Lego Club Meets At Holy Spirit Once Again

[] - June 7, 2016 Verona's 4-H Lego Club will meet every Thursday in July and August at Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, 36 Gould St., from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. The club for children ages 3 to 12 costs a donation of $8 for the summer. Read more

Youth Confirmation Classes

On September 18, and then every second Sunday of the month from 12-2pm, we will have a joint Confirmation Class with St. Luke's Episcopal Church Montclair. Class dates are: September 18, October 9, November 13, December 11, January 8, February 12, March 12, April 23. In addition, there is an over-night retreat required by the Diocese on Friday, March 3 & Saturday, March 4, 2017 at Crossroads Camp.  Read more

Sunday School Begins September 18

At Gathering Sunday (September 11) children will join in a group arts and craft project and bring their school back pack for blessing during the 10am worship service (NOTE: NEW TIME!).  Sunday School classes begin on Sunday, September 18. Read more

Food Pantry Change In Hours

The Holy Spirit Verona Food Pantry will continue to be open once a month on the 4th Saturday of each month.  As of July 2016, our hours will be 9am-12pm (instead of 1pm). Read more

Food Pantry’s Open Doors Aim To Meet Verona And Area’s Needs

Published in the Cedar Grove/Verona News June 2016 No. 2 Vol. 6 www.cedargroveveronanews.comWhen Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit opened doors to its food pantry, organizers recognized there was a need, but had little idea how much traffic to expect. Read more

Hope Gardens

We've begun a joint community garden with Holy Innocents, West Orange.  The plan is that some of the produce grown in Hope Gardens will be given out monthly at our Food Pantry. Read more

Pizza With A Purpose

On Thursday, June 9 from 11am-10pm, the Church of the Holy Spirit Verona is sponsoring a fund raising event with the assistance of the California Pizza Kitchen located at the Willowbrok Mall. Read more

Sacred Rhythms of Spirituality

On Tuesdays at 7:30pm during June & July, we will host a 90-minute workshop (each night) on six Rhythms of Spirituality.  Material is taken from Ruth Haley Barton's DVD Sacred Rhythm: Spiritual Practices that Nourish Your Soul and Transform Your Life. These sessions replace the usual Tuesday evening Centering Prayer Group on these dates (June 7, 14, 21, 28 and July 5, 12, 19).  You may attend one or all sessions, and they are open to the public.   Read more