Welcome to Calvary Episcopal Church

Office Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday thru Friday

Visitors are always welcome at Calvary.

Look for the marked visitor parking spaces in our parking lot.

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Supporting East End Cooperative Ministry

The "berries" have been posted in the Parish Hall now!
Help support our East End Neighbors this Christmas.

We are also collecting $25 Giant Eagle Market Gift Cards

For details on the program CLICK HERE.

Let Us Give Thanks

The Holy Eucharist will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. on
Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27, 2014

The Reverend T.J. Freeman, preacher
The Reverend Jonathon Jensen, celebrant

A Calvary Tradition

Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 5 p.m.

The Calvary Choirs, directed by Alan Lewis,
with Chatham Baroque
in music celebrating the coming of the King of kings.

Readings and music alternate in weaving together the hopes and expectations of the season. A pot-luck hors-d'oeuvre reception follows the service. All are Welcome!

The Fall Schedule is Here

I am very excited to announce and publish the full fall schedule for the Young Adult Ministry here at Calvary Episcopal Church. Over the past year this group... READ MORE

Please join us

The Next Step Group of the Sam Shoemaker Community welcomes all.

For meeting times, visit the Next Step page.

From the Stewardship Committee

Read the Annual Appeal information here.

You can pledge or donate online from this page.

Education for Ministry Classes at Calvary

The EfM groups at Calvary are recruiting new members for the Wednesday evening seminar (starting in early October) and the Thursday morning seminar (starting in mid-September.) The Wednesday seminar meets weekly from 6-9 p.m., the Thursday seminar meets 9:30 a.m.- Noon.

Click here for details.

In honor of St. Francis

Look at the photo album from The Blessing of the Animals
on Saturday, October 11, 2014 here.

Organist, choirmaster, teacher

A memorial service for Donald Wilkins was held at Calvary Church on Saturday, September 6 at 10:30 a.m.

Listen to the Homily preached by The Rev. Leslie G. Reimer.
View the sermon text as a PDF.

Read the news obituary from The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette here.


The Reverend T.J. Freeman was Ordained to the Sacred Order of Priests
on Friday, August 29, 2014 here at Calvary Church.

The celebrant and preacher was The Rt. Rev. Catherine M. Waynick,
Bishop of Indianapolis.

View a slide show of photos from the evening here.

Looking to make a difference?

Click here for information.

Join the Calvary Team


Off-the-Floor Pittsburgh is a local Christian volunteer ministry which, since 2004, has provided basic used furniture to disadvantaged families who lack these items. A team of 4-5 men or young adults are needed on a Saturday morning to load furniture and make deliveries to 3-4 needy Pittsburgh area families. Read more...

The Multimedia Page - Look and Listen

Click here to listen to sermons, watch videos,
and look at our photo galleries.

Just added: Photos from
The Installation of The Rev. Jonathon Jensen
as the Sixteenth Rector of Calvary Church

The Bookstore at Calvary

The Bookstore is open Sunday from 8:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.,
and Tuesday thru Friday from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Visit the Bookstore's webpage.
Browse the Episcopal Booksellers Catalog - we stock most items!

A Letter to the People of Calvary

With great joy and thanksgiving we have received the news that the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is working to create a more just society for all citizens...  READ MORE.

The Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh

For the latest news, visit the website at www.episcopalpgh.org.

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We are located at

315 Shady Avenue
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15206


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November 23, 2014
The Last Sunday after Pentecost: Christ the King

The Holy Eucharist will be celebrated at 8, 9, and 11 a.m. in the church.

Christian Formation classes for all ages at 10 a.m.

The Nursery will be open for the 9 and 11 a.m. services.
315 Shady Avenue at Walnut Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4388
Phone: 412.661.0120
Fax: 412.661.6077
Email: calvary@calvarypgh.org