Church of the Advent
51 South First Street
Jeannette, PA 15644


Parish and Diocesan News

This Week

The Reverend Vicente Santiago will celebrate Holy Eucharist beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 22, 2018.  Coffee Hour will follow the service.

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Clergy Transition

The Reverend Shawn Malarkey, the Diocesan Canon to the Ordinary, will be visiting The Church of the Advent for a meeting to begin 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 19, 2018 to initiate discussion of the next steps in the search for Fr. Vicente's successor.  Everyone is invited to attend this important meeting in the Parish Hall.

Community Picnic

The Jeannette Ministerial Alliance is sponsoring a Community Picnic to be held from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 28, 2018 on the vacant lot next to the First Presbyterian Church.  Everyone is invited to attend this free annual event offering food, refreshments, games, and community worship.  Volunteers are needed to help with setting up.  If you would like to help, please come to the picnic site between 8:00 and 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 28.

Daughters of the King

The next meeting of the parish's chapter of the Daughters of the King will begin at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at the parish.

Parish Picnic

Please plan to join us for the Parish Picnic to be held on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at Altman Park off Route 130 in Jeannette, PA.  The picnic will begain with a Holy Eucharist at 11:00 a.m. followed by a picnic lunch at noon and fun and games in the afternoon.  Volunteers are needed to help with planning the food and games.  On that day, there will not be a worship service at the church.

Pastoral Visits to Westmoreland Hospital

Westmoreland Hospital has notified the parish, that for security and personal privacy reasons, the hospital staff will not longer contact the parish when a parishioner has been hospitalized.  Requests for pastoral visits to patients at Westmoreland Hospital should be directed to Fr. Vicente at (724) 216-4717.

Starting Time

As adopted at the May 20, 2018 Annual Meeting, the starting time for Sunday worship services will be 9:30 a.m. throughout the year.  The earlier starting time for Sunday services in the summer has been rescinded.


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 Diocesan Office

The office of the Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh of The Episcopal Church in the United States is located in Trinity Cathedral, 328 Sixth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA.  The  mailing address is:

                   The Episcopal Diocese of Pittsburgh
                   325 Oliver Avenue, Suite 300
                   Pittsburgh, PA 15222
                   Telephone:  (412) 721-0853