"Lent: 40 Days, 40 Items" Food Drive

Do something special this Lent: help fight hunger one day at a time!  Place one non-perishable food or toiletry item into a box each day during Lent (40 days = 40 items).  Return the box and its contents to Holy Spirit Verona by Palm Sunday, April 9.  If you would like to pick up a box, email us to make arrangements. Or download two flyers to make your own box. Read more
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Lenten Opportunities

Let us walk with you this Lent!  Take advantage of our many opportunities to do something more this Season: Five Sundays (February 26 & March 5, 12, 19 & 26) - Kitchen Conversations using "Crafting A Rule of Life" by Stephen Macchia at 11:45am Five Wednesdays (March 8, 15, 22, 29 & April 5) - Morning Prayer at 7am Read more
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Lent Madness 2017

What is it?  Lent Madness began in 2010 as the brainchild of the Rev. Tim Schenck (Rector at St. John the Evangelist in Hingham, MA). In seeking a fun, engaging way for people to learn about the men and women comprising the Church’s Calendar of Saints, Tim came up with this unique Lenten devotion. Click on image for more details (or read below). Read more

"Ashes To Go"

Unable to attend one of our Ash Wednesday Worship Services?  Stop by Gould Street (between our parking lot and HB Whitehorne Middle School) to receive ashes to begin your Lenten journey.  "Ashes To Go" will be available from 8-9:30am and 2-3:30pm. Read more

New Mission & Vision Statement

In December 2016, our members began the task of enhancing our Mission & Vision Statements by hosting a "Where Is God Calling Us" Sunday.  In January 2017, after several drafts, the Vestry approved a final version of these statements, and during our February 5 Annual Meeting our new statements were adopted. Read more

Diocesan Convention 2017

On Friday, January 27 and Saturday, January 28 all of the churches in the Episcopal Diocese of Newark will send deputies to the Hilton Parsippany to listen to report-outs, vote on the 2017 budget and share in fellowship during the 143rd Annual Diocesan Convention. Read more

Food Pantry Hours Change Starting January 2017

The Holy Spirit Verona Food Pantry will continue to be open once a month on the 4th Saturday of each month.  As of January 2017, our hours will be 9-11am (instead of 12pm). Read more

Feast of the Holy Name

Join us on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at 10am as we ring in the new calendar year and celebrate the Feast of the Holy Name (the day of Jesus' circumcision and being named).  We will sing acapella Christmas hymns and celebrate Eucharist together. Read more

The DoveTale Advent 2016

For the latest and greatest version of our quarterly newsletter, The DoveTale, click here. Enjoy! Read more
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What we love about Christmas at our church...

Click here or on the video below to view some of our members as they talk about what they love about Christmas at Church of the Holy Spirit, Verona. Read more