Calvary Episcopal Church

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Calendar of Events

Welcome to the calendar of events at Calvary!

AA:  Alcoholics Anonymous
CYAM: Calvary Young Adult Ministry
EfM:  Education for Ministry
ESL:  English as a Second Language


Monday  December 5, 2016
  Clement of Alexandria, Priest, c. 210
6:00 p.m.    Holy Eucharist
6:30 p.m.    Parish Council Dinner and Meeting
7:00 p.m.    St. Augustine’s Fellowship
7:00 p.m.    Centering Prayer

Tuesday  December 6, 2016
  Nicholas, Bishop of Myra, c. 342
8:30 a.m.    Beginnings
11:00 a.m.    Staff Meeting
4:00 p.m.    Diocesan Standing Committee Meeting
7:00 p.m.    Diocesan Council Meeting
7:00 p.m.    Coventry Circle
7:00 p.m.    AA
7:30 p.m.    Architectural History Committee

Wednesday  December 7, 2016
  Ambrose, Bishop of Milan, 397
7:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist
8:30 a.m.    Beginnings
9:45 a.m.    ESL
10:00 a.m.    Christian Associates’ Meeting and Lunch
10:30 a.m.    Holy Eucharist
3:00 p.m.    CLASP (off site)
4:45 p.m.    Choristers’ Rehearsal
5:00 p.m.    Amnesty International Write-A-Thon
6:00 p.m.    EfM
6:30 p.m.    Beginnings Board Meeting

Thursday  December 8, 2016
  Richard Baxter, Pastor and Writer, 1691
8:30 a.m.    Beginnings
9:30 a.m.    EfM
9:45 a.m.    ESL
7:30 p.m.    Adult Choir Rehearsal

Friday  December 9, 2016
11:00 a.m.    Funeral Service for Ann P. Wardrop
12:00 p.m.    Reception for the Wardrop Family

Saturday  December 10, 2016
  Karl Barth, Pastor and Theologian, 1968;
  Thomas Merton, Contemplative and Writer, 1968

8:30 a.m.    Centering Prayer Quiet Day
9:00 a.m.    Functional Literacy Ministry of Haiti
9:00 a.m.    Architectural Tour
2:00 p.m.    Cello Concert
5:30 p.m.    Shelter Dinner Preparation (at Community House)

Sunday  December 11, 2016
  The Third Sunday of Advent
7:30 a.m.    Coffee
8:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist
9:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist

9:00 a.m.    Bible Study
9:00 a.m.    Choristers’ Warm-Up
10:00 a.m.    Adult Forum
10:00 a.m.    A Study on the Book of Acts
10:00 a.m.    Christian Formation Classes
10:00 a.m.    Adult Choir Warm-Up
11:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist
12:00 p.m.    Hospitality Hour
12:00 p.m.    Choristers’ Christmas Party
5:00 p.m.    CandleMass
6:00 p.m.    Reception

Monday  December 12, 2016
11:00 a.m.    Musical Club Rehearsal
6:00 p.m.    Holy Eucharist
5:00 p.m.    Al-Anon Meeting
7:00 p.m.    St. Augustine’s Fellowship
7:00 p.m.    Centering Prayer

Tuesday  December 13, 2016
  Lucy (Lucia), Martyr at Syracuse, 304
8:30 a.m.    Beginnings
11:00 a.m.    Staff Meeting
12:45 p.m.    Tuesday Musical Club Concert
1:00 p.m.    Beginnings Extended Day Program
7:00 p.m.    Spiritual Reflection
7:00 p.m.    AA

Wednesday  December 14, 2016
  Juan de la Cruz (John of the Cross), Mystic, 1591
7:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist
8:30 a.m.    Beginnings
9:45 a.m.    ESL
10:30 a.m.    Holy Eucharist
3:00 p.m.    CLASP (off site)
4:45 p.m.    Choristers’ Rehearsal
6:00 p.m.    EfM

Thursday  December 15, 2016
  John Horden, Bishop and Missionary in Canada, 1893;
  Robert McDonald, Priest, 1913

8:30 a.m.    Beginnings
9:30 a.m.    EfM
11:00 a.m.    Beginnings Holiday Sing-A-Long and Cookie Exchange
6:00 p.m.    Calvary Young Adult Ministry Decorating the Refectory
7:30 p.m.    Adult Choir Rehearsal

Friday  December 16, 2016
  Ralph Adams Cram, 1942, and Richard Upjohn, 1878, Architects,
  and John LaFarge, Artist, 1910

7:00 p.m.    Calvary Young Adult Ministry Yule Ball

Saturday  December 17, 2016

  William Lloyd Garrison and Maria Stewart, 1879, Prophetic Witnesses
10:00 a.m.    Christmas Pageant Rehearsal
10:00 a.m.    Peanut Butter & Jam Concert
11:30 a.m.    Peanut Butter & Jam Concert
8:00 p.m.    Chatham Baroque in Concert

Sunday  December 18, 2016

  The Fourth Sunday of Advent
7:30 a.m.    Coffee
8:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist
9:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist

9:00 a.m.    Bible Study
10:00 a.m.    Cast Call
10:00 a.m.    Choir Warm-Up
11:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist with The Christmas Pageant
12:00 p.m.    Hospitality Hour
3:30 p.m.    Choir Call
5:00 p.m.    A Service of Lessons and Carols for Christmas
6:00 p.m.    Reception

Monday  December 19, 2016

  Lillian Trasher, Missionary in Egypt, 1961
6:00 p.m.    Holy Eucharist
6:30 p.m.    Vestry Dinner and Meeting
7:00 p.m.    Centering Prayer

Tuesday  December 20, 2016

11:00 a.m.    Staff Meeting
7:00 p.m.    AA

Wednesday  December 21, 2016

  Saint Thomas the Apostle
7:00 a.m.    Holy Eucharist
10:30 a.m.    Holy Eucharist

3:00 p.m.    CLASP (off site)
4:45 p.m.    Choristers’ Rehearsal
6:00 p.m.    EfM

Thursday  December 22, 2016
  Henry Budd, Priest, 1875; Charlotte Digges (Lottie) Moon,
  Missionary in China, 1912

7:30 p.m.    Adult Choir Rehearsal

Friday  December 23, 2016
Calvary’s offices close at noon this day.

Saturday  December 24, 2016
  The Eve of the Nativity
2:30 p.m.    Choir Call
3:30 p.m.    Musical Prelude
4:00 p.m.    Holy Eucharist
9:30 p.m.    Choir Call
10:30 p.m.    Musical Prelude
11:00 p.m.    Holy Eucharist

Sunday  December 25, 2016
  The Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ: CHRISTMAS DAY
9:30 a.m.    Holy Eucharist

Monday  December 26, 2016

  Saint Stephen, Deacon and Martyr
The church and offices will be closed this day.

Tuesday  December 27, 2016
  Saint John, Apostle and Evangelist
11:00 a.m.    Staff Meeting
5:00 p.m.    Diocesan Commission on Ministry
7:00 p.m.    AA

*To make reservations for starred events, for which a meal is being prepared, please telephone the church office, 412.661.0120, extension 140.

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Pittsburgh, PA 15206-4388
Phone: 412.661.0120
Fax: 412.661.6077
Email: calvary@calvarypgh.org