Every Sunday, services are held at 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.
Sunday School meets at 10:10 a.m. in Neighborhood House. For information on children’s and teenage Sunday School, see our Children and Youth Ministries page.
Wednesdays 12 – 12:30 p.m. and 6 – 6:30 p.m., with musical meditation 5:45 p.m.
Every Wednesday, a service of prayers and communion is held at 12:00 p.m., briefly and informally celebrated with a short homily. Beginning Wednesday, October 4: At 5:45 p.m., a Musical Meditation by organist Parker Kitterman, with brief spoken service of prayers and communion from 6-6:30 p.m.
On Sundays at 10:10 a.m. in Neighborhood House, the Sunday Adult Forum offers Bible study and thoughtful group discussion on life and cultural issues. The clergy or a guest speaker leads the forum. All are welcome. (Please note that programming for children and teenagers runs concurrently in Neighborhood House.)
Special Seasonal Services with guest musicians and
dedicatory events for the new Esther Wideman Memorial Organ, C.B. Fisk Op. 150:
October 1, 5 p.m.: Choral Evensong for St. Francis Day
November 5, 5 p.m.: All Saints Evensong: Service of Remembrance
December 10, 5 p.m.: Advent Evensong: Lessons & Carols
Christmas Eve, December 24: 8:30 p.m. Christmas Eve Cantata and 9 p.m. Holy Eucharist with
Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
January 7, 5 p.m.: Epiphany Evensong: Service of Light
February 11, 5 p.m.: Jazz Vespers, Lucas Brown organ trio
March 4, 5 p.m.: Petr Eben’s Labyrinth of the World with
Kathleen Scheide, organ, and narration
March 26-29, 12:30-1 p.m.: Holy Week Organ Meditations
March 28-29, 7 p.m.: Holy Week Choral Services
March 30, 7 p.m.: Organ and poetry readings on Tournemire’s “7 Last Words of Christ”
April 1, 9 and 11 a.m.: Easter Eucharist, featuring the Franklin Brass
April 15, 4 p.m.: AGO Young Artists Organ Recital
Joshua Stafford and Amanda Mole
May 5, 7 p.m.: Alan Morrison in Concert
May 6, 5 p.m., 4:30 pre-service recital: Dedicatory
Evensong for the new Esther Wideman Memorial Organ, C.B. Fisk Op. 150
When attending Christ Church services, classes and fellowship on Sunday morning, you may park free of charge in the lot behind Neighborhood House. Always display the “Attending Services” sign (available from an usher or the office) on your front dashboard and inside the back windshield, too!
This allows free parking on Market, American, and both sides of Second Streets, but not in the SEPTA bus zone or on Filbert St. If you receive a parking violations ticket while parking in the allowable spaces for Sunday or Wednesday services, leave the ticket and your name with our office.