Upcoming Events

Tuesday, November 24:
A Living Sober AA Meeting takes place in our Fellowship Hall (masks required) with 25% room capacity -- use Gould Street entrance. Read more
Tuesday, November 24:
Our book group on “White Fragility” by Robin DiAngelo, wraps up on Tuesday, November 24 at 7pm.  The discussions, via Zoom, have been open to all.  If you are interested in future conversations on race, please email Father Jerry.  “White Fragility” is subtitled “Why it's so hard for white people to talk about racism?”  It is authored by a white woman who is an academic and lecturer and has worked in the field of racial and social justice for many years. Read more
Cooks' Breakfast 2016
Wednesday, November 25:
Our annual Cooks' Breakfast (Wednesday before Thanksgiving) **is** happening this year!  On Wednesday, November 25 at 8:30am we'll gather online via Zoom.  Login information will be shared within our weekly email.  Grab your coffee (or not) and apron, then we'll check in with each other before starting to make the turkey and pumpkin pie. Read more
Al Anon
Thursday, November 26:
A 1pm Al Anon Meeting will take place in our Parking Lot weather permitting. Read more
Holy Spirit Verona Food Pantry
Saturday, November 28:
The Holy Spirit Pantry will continue local home deliveries for October and accept shoppers on Saturday, November 28 from 9-11am, our usual 4th Saturday distribution day.  Shoppers must maintain physical distancing and remain within their cars.  Volunteers will be required to wear masks and will bring pre-packaged bags to shoppers' cars.   Read more
First Sunday in Advent 2015
Sunday, November 29:
The *official* first Sunday of Advent begins the Christian Church's new calendar year.  Happy New Year!  This year we move to Year B, using the Gospel of Mark for most Sundays.  The traditional color of Advent is purple; however, the more contemporary color is blue as a tribute to the role of the Blessed Mother, Mary.  Join us in the Sundays of Advent as we wait in expectancy for the Christ-child once again. Read more
Sunday, November 29:
Sunday, November 29 is the first day of the new Church Year.  What a great time to welcome new households into our Church Family.  During the 10am service we will ask new parishioners to share what brought them to Holy Spirit Verona and we will renew our Baptismal vows together with our newest family members. Read more
Sunday, November 29:
Our Spiritual Enrichment Group, which typically meets in our lower level kitchen, will continue to meet online on Sundays at 11:30am.  For Advent 2020, we will meet weekly and use Richard Rohr's "Preparing For Christmas" daily meditations.  For logon information, contact Patti Walsh or Father Jerry. Read more
Pageant Planning 2016
Sunday, November 29:
Sunday School students will work with Ms. Kathleen, Ms. Sunovia and Father Jerry to plan for our Christmas Pageant 2020.  Parents should have students arrive by 11:45am to the lower level.  Masks and physical distancing will be required. Read more
Interfaith Thanksgiving 2020
Sunday, November 29:
The clergy leaders of four of Verona's houses of worship, and one in West Orange, will continue a long-standing tradition in town by hosting an Interfaith Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 3pm.  Because of Covid restrictions, the service will be held OUTDOORS on the steps of Verona Town Hall.  In the event the service needs to be held indoors, it will be relocated indoors or to Zoom.  A decision will be made by Friday, November 27. Read more