Taizé is a meditative prayer service that incorporates simple, repetitive song and chant, scripture readings, and periods of group silence in a setting of peace and reflection.  Taize’ music comes from the worship service at the Taize’ community in… Read More


Happy December Birthday to: Dec. 05 –  Callie W. Happy Adoption Day! Dec. 05 – Eleanor E. Dec. 08 – Justin K. Dec. 16 – Phyllis E. Dec. 24 – Riley B. Dec. 25 – Bennett K. Dec…. Read More

Lent to Easter

Lent includes a pancake supper on Shrove Tuesday and a special meal on Maundy Thursday, plus a liturgy, stripping of the altar, and an overnight vigil. We also hold a Good Friday Liturgy with pre-consecrated elements from the… Read More

Earth Day

In May, the parish celebrates Earth Day. This celebration is especially meaningful for St. Paul’s, as we are one of the Episcopal Church’s national leaders in green environmental practices.

Village Day

St. Paul’s participates in Village Day on a Sunday in early June each year. Village Day is the annual street fair and celebration of our Newton Highlands community. Our practice is to alternate services from year to year… Read More

Blessing of the Animals

A fun and unusual service is the Blessing of the Animals, usually held in the outdoors Meditation Garden on or near the Feast of St. Francis.  Parishioners bring their pets (dogs, cats, gerbils, once even a snake!) and… Read More

Advent and Christmas Season

Advent is marked by the lighting of the Advent Wreath on successive Sundays.  At times we have held a simple service of Advent Lessons and Carols followed by wine cheese and crackers. During the late afternoon on Christmas… Read More

Creation Care

Click here to view Creation Care Booklet Everyday Environmental Stewardship!  Click here for On-Demand Hot Water Information   Creation Care News! As people of faith around the globe dedicate ourselves to renewed efforts caring for God’s creation, we’d… Read More

One By One: The Individual Ministries In Our Midst

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Youth Mission Initiative

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