How can I stay in touch with all that is happening at Holy Spirit?

We try to communicate in a variety of different ways, via print, email and social media.


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Sunday Announcements

Our weekly announcements are distributed with our service booklet each Sunday.

Email Newsletter - The Happenings

Each week we send out an email that provides up-to-date information on what’s happening at the church, worship schedules and other program information, opportunities for service and/or learning outside our four walls.

To subscribe, click on the link in the sidebar at right.

Quarterly Newsletter - The DoveTale

Our quarterly print newsletter is sent out to current and former parishioners and others who are interested in what we are doing. To sign up to receive the DoveTale, please send your name and regular mail address to: or call us at 972-239-2850 to be placed on the mailing list.

Upcoming Events

Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 27:
Holy Spirit Verona will once again participate in the Township's Annual Memorial Day Parade.  If you're interested in walking or riding with Holy Spirit, please sign up in the Fellowship Hall.  We will meet at Everett Field at 9:45am that morning.  There is usually a contingent of Holy Spirit folks in front of Terry's Drugs to watch the parade. Read more
Verona Civic Center
Monday, May 27:
On Monday, May 27, 2019, Fr. Jerry will give the Invocation at Verona's Memorial Day Ceremony held each year in the Civic Center. Read more
Saturday, June 8:
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) New Jersey Chapter is providing this workshop through funds raised by the Verona Park/West Essex Out of Darkness Walk.  You may know CPR and the Heimlich Maneuver; you can call 911.  But can you administer first aid in a mental health crisis?  Learn how on Saturday, June 8 from 8:30am to 5:30pm[click here or on logo for complete details.] Read more
Sunday, June 9:
As a part of our Pentecost Sunday (our Feast Day) celebration, we host a RED COFFEE HOUR where parishioners bring in all sorts of food and drink items that are red.  Be creative and have some fun. Sign-up list for what you can bring is in the Fellowship Hall.  Didn't sign-up to bring something?  Just bring a red food item to share! Read more
Healing Prayer
Sunday, June 9:
On Sunday, May 5, Father Jerry announced that he, the Churchwardens and Vestry have chosen Holy Spirit Verona's Honoree for the 2019 David P. Hegg II Lifetime Achievement Award.  And the award goes to... Mary Garland. We look forward to celebrating Mary at a Diocesan-wide event on Sunday, June 9 at 3pm at St. Peter's in Morristown. Read more
Mission Trip 2018
Saturday, June 15:
Our 2019 Mission Trip has been cancelled due to lack of participants.  Our next adventure to Grace House on the Mountain will be August 2-8, 2020; mark your calendars! Read more
Friday, June 21:
Holy Spirit Verona will host another BINGO Fund Raising event on Friday, June 21 at 7pm; doors open and BINGO cards go on sale at 6pm.  Benefits our Food Pantry!  Entrance fee (with sheets for ten games) is $20; the first number is called at 7pm.  Snacks and beverages will be available for purchase, and you are welcome to bring your own food.  No alcohol is allowed and you must be 18 years old to play BINGO.   Read more
Thank You
Sunday, June 23:
At the 10am Worship Service on Sunday, June 23 we will say THANK YOU to our dedicated Sunday School Teachers and Music Director.  This will be the final Sunday of our formal program year as we move into Summer mode.  This will be the last Sunday for our Church School until the second Sunday in September. Read more