Calendar

Below is a listing of events at the Community of Jesus, an ecumenical Christian community in the Benedictine tradition located in Orleans MA. Liturgies are held at the Church of the Transfiguration. Also included are events presented by Elements Theatre Company (www.elementstheatre.org) and Gloriae Dei Cantores (www.gdcchoir.org). For more information please call 508-240-2400.

Nov
17
Sat
Evensong
Nov 17 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

On Saturday evenings, the Service of Choral Evensong is celebrated in preparation for Sunday Eucharist. This traditional service of evening prayer dates back to the 16th century, and comprises scripture readings and prayers, sung Canticles (the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis), anthems, and chanted Psalms. Services are sung by Gloriae Dei Cantores. For more information and repertoire please visit https://gdcchoir.org/worship/

This event has a Google Hangouts video call.
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Nov
18
Sun
Holy Eucharist
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Nov
25
Sun
Holy Eucharist
Nov 25 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Nov
30
Fri
Service of Advent Lessons and Carols
Nov 30 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Candle-lit services of Advent Lessons and Carols at the Church of the Transfiguration open the season of Advent with readings, prayers, and carols sung by Gloriæ Dei Cantores. Doors open one hour before each service, no tickets required.

This event has a Google Hangouts video call.
Join: https://hangouts.google.com/hangouts/_/communityofjesus.org/service-of?hceid=Y29tbXVuaXR5b2ZqZXN1cy5vcmdfbms2ZjhvaG42ZnFidGYyaXEzODNhNmlhZ2tAZ3JvdXAuY2FsZW5kYXIuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbQ.k8ugcsef3lpos15qdbv5374n7k&hs=121

Dec
1
Sat
Service of Advent Lessons and Carols
Dec 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Candle-lit services of Advent Lessons and Carols at the Church of the Transfiguration open the season of Advent with readings, prayers, and carols sung by Gloriæ Dei Cantores.  Doors open one hour before each service, no tickets required.

Dec
2
Sun
Holy Eucharist
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Dec
9
Sun
Holy Eucharist
Dec 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Dec
16
Sun
Holy Eucharist
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Dec
23
Sun
Holy Eucharist
Dec 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Jan
6
Sun
Lauds
Jan 6 @ 9:15 am – 9:45 am

The Liturgy of the Hours is the most frequent form of the Community’s daily prayer. Lauds, Midday, Vespers, and Compline are prayed according to the ancient practice of Gregorian chant, using Latin for the psalmody and hymnody and English for the readings and prayers.

Holy Eucharist
Jan 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Jan
12
Sat
Evensong
Jan 12 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

The Liturgy of the Hours is a form of communal prayer that marks the passing of time—in the evening we celebrate Vespers, looking back upon the day with thanksgiving, while acknowledging that not all we have done has been to the glory of God.

Vespers I
Jan 12 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

The Liturgy of the Hours is a form of communal prayer that marks the passing of time—in the evening we celebrate Vespers, looking back upon the day with thanksgiving, while acknowledging that not all we have done has been to the glory of God.

Jan
13
Sun
Lauds
Jan 13 @ 9:15 am – 9:45 am

The Liturgy of the Hours is the most frequent form of the Community’s daily prayer. Lauds, Midday, Vespers, and Compline are prayed according to the ancient practice of Gregorian chant, using Latin for the psalmody and hymnody and English for the readings and prayers.

Holy Eucharist
Jan 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Jan
19
Sat
Vespers I
Jan 19 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

The Liturgy of the Hours is a form of communal prayer that marks the passing of time—in the evening we celebrate Vespers, looking back upon the day with thanksgiving, while acknowledging that not all we have done has been to the glory of God.

Jan
20
Sun
Lauds
Jan 20 @ 9:15 am – 9:45 am

The Liturgy of the Hours is the most frequent form of the Community’s daily prayer. Lauds, Midday, Vespers, and Compline are prayed according to the ancient practice of Gregorian chant, using Latin for the psalmody and hymnody and English for the readings and prayers.

Holy Eucharist
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

The Eucharist (or Holy Communion) is the Community’s principal act of worship. Presided over by one of the resident ordained clergy, the liturgy incorporates forms and prayers shared by most major branches of the church, drawing from both early Christian sources and contemporary expressions. www.churchofthetransfiguration.org/worship

Jan
26
Sat
Vespers I
Jan 26 @ 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm

The Liturgy of the Hours is a form of communal prayer that marks the passing of time—in the evening we celebrate Vespers, looking back upon the day with thanksgiving, while acknowledging that not all we have done has been to the glory of God.

Jan
27
Sun
Lauds
Jan 27 @ 9:15 am – 9:45 am

The Liturgy of the Hours is the most frequent form of the Community’s daily prayer. Lauds, Midday, Vespers, and Compline are prayed according to the ancient practice of Gregorian chant, using Latin for the psalmody and hymnody and English for the readings and prayers.