Lent begins with Ash Wednesday, a day we confess our sins and wear ashes as a reminder of our mortality and need for God. From 9 am to 11 am ashes are distributed on Hope Street at the corner of Fourth Street (affectionately called “Ashes to Go.” At 7 pm is the traditional Ash Wednesday … Read more
The annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper is Tuesday, February 25. This night before Lent begins is our parish Mardi Gras celebration. It includes delicious pancakes, pancake races (not to be missed!), burying the Alleluia for our Lenten fast, and ends by burning last year’s palms to make the ashes for Ash Wednesday. All ages welcome, … Read more
The Redeemer staffs the Camp Street Ministries Food Pantry on Saturday, February 1 at 9 am. Volunteers from the parish assist neighborhood residents who are clients of the Food Pantry. The parish also collects food each Sunday that is donated to the Food Pantry.
Dr. Juan Carlos Rios, our Director of Music, performs a piano recital on Friday, January 24 at 7:30 pm. All are invited to this evening of beautiful music. There is no charge for this event. A reception follows the recital.
The next Taizé Liturgy is Sunday, January 26 at 5 pm. Modeled on the worship of the Taizé Community (taize.fr) in France, this hour long service offers gentle chants, candles, prayers, scripture, icons, and silence. Taizé is offered each fourth Sunday of the month at 5 pm.
Each Sunday in January Sandwiches for Crossroads are made. We gather at 9 am in the kitchen to make 200 sandwiches. They are delivered to Crossroads in downtown Providence at 10 am and help feed people living on the streets. You are invited to join us any Sunday this month. Monetary donations for the food … Read more
Advent Retreat Day is held on Saturday, December 14 from 10 am to 3 pm. This day offers prayer, quiet, worship, and conversation in the midst of December busyness. Lunch is provided. There is no charge. All are welcome.
Advent Lessons & Carols, Sunday, December 8 at 5 pm. All are invited to this traditional service of scripture, hymns, carols, and choir anthems for Advent. A reception follows.
All Souls’ Day Requiem, remembering all our beloved departed is Friday, November 1 at 7 pm. If you would want deceased loved ones remembered in the Prayers of the People, please send names to firstname.lastname@example.org by October 31. If you are attending the service, you are invited to bring photographs of those who have died. … Read more
Saturday, October 5 at 11 am the annual Blessing of the Animals is held in the Memorial Garden. If it rains, it will be in the church. We gather on the Saturday closest to St. Francis Day (October 4) to give thanks for creation and bless our animal companions. All animals are invited and welcome … Read more