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Saint Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church

An Episcopal Church in the Anglo-Catholic Tradition Where All Are Welcome

Christian Formation:
Adult Education

Adult Education

Typically there are a number of Adult Education opportunities throughout the year.

During this time of Covid-19, we have several online offerings, please click here for information.

Rector’s Forum: From time to time the Rector will host informal discussions following coffee hour on a variety of topical and theological subjects, such as Diocesan or General Convention, Prayer Book Revision, end of life planning.

Weekday Evenings: Two or three times a year there may be a series of Adult education classes offered on weekday evenings. These will be advertised well in advance and when they are scheduled you may click here for more information.

Global Mission in the Episcopal Church During Advent, on Thursdays, February 18, 25, and April 4 from 6:30 to 7:30 P.M. EST, you are invited to participate via Zoom in a three part Adult Education series on Global Mission in the Episcopal Church. The programme is led by our deacon postulant, Pam Tang, who chairs the Global Mission Committee of the Diocese of New York. Those interested in taking part are asked to contact Deacon Kahn or Father Towner. Zoom links will be available from the website and sent to the parish via email.

Field Trips: Look for occasional visits to local museums and other churches.

Confirmation classes will be scheduled in advance of an episcopal visitation. For more information about the Sacrament of Confirmation, click here.

Retreats and Quiet Days: An Advent Quiet Day is usually scheduled in December, and our bi-annual retreat at Holy Cross Monastery is scheduled during Eastertide. Click here for more information on current offerings.

For general information about Adult Christian Education, please contact the Rector or Deacon Kahn.

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