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, August 19, 2018.  Coffee Hour will follow the service.

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Visit by Canon Natalie Hall

The Reverend Canon Natalie Hall, the Diocesan Canon for Evangelism and Faith Formation, wil be visiting The Church of the Advent for the Holy Eucharist beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, August 26, 2018.  Please join us in welcoming Canon Hall.

Sunday School

Sunday School will resume at 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 16, 2018.  All children age four and older are welcome.

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, September 5, 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 Holy Eucharist at 11:00 a.m. followed by a picnic lunch at noon and fun and games in the afternoon.  Please sign up on the sheet on the Parish bulletin board so that we have an accurate count of those planning to attend.  The man dish will be provided, but we need volunteers for the sides and desserts.  Please indicate what you will be bringing on the signup sheet. 

Altman Park is located on Altman Road which is off Route 130 on the Greensburg side of Jeannette.  Coming from Greensburg, Altman Road is the first road to the right after passing the Sunoco Station.  From Jeannette, make a left turn onto Altman Road at the first house on the right after passing Brown Avenue.  The park is located on the right ½ mile from Route 130.

On that Sunday, 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  The earlier starting time for Sunday services in the summer has been rescinded.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