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A Sunday Full of Joy!

Perfect weather, stunning hydrangeas in full bloom, and worshippers of all ages enjoyed being together July 11 on the Chapel lawn. Led by our Vicar, The Rev. Mike Dangelo, the spiritual harmony of lessons and psalms, holy communion, and a christening rite, made for a special morning at St. Aidan’s. John Brooks Reece was baptized…

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Opening Sunday Worship Celebrated 6/27/21

An enthusiastic group of worshipers gathered on the Chapel lawn for the first service of the season. The Rev. Mike Dangelo presided over the Holy Communion service that included a joyful baptism as well. The outside setting was relaxed, maskless, and beautiful followed by an hour of fellowship. Come join us for worship every Sunday…

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Dear Friends of St. Aidan’s

Dear Friends of St. Aidan’s, We are anxiously anticipating the Chapel’s opening for our 104th season! Our first worship service is scheduled to take place on June 27th and I hope to see many of you in attendance throughout the summer. We have modified our worship service protocol from last summer to better align with…

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Martha’s Pantry Needs your Assistance Now!

Our friends at Grace Episcopal Church, New Bedford are seeking donations to Martha’s Pantry, a vital source of food for members of the community. Each week, Martha’s Pantry at Grace distributes food items including fresh produce and breads. The goal is to provide three meals per day, for three days, for each household member. Each…

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Rev. Mike Dangelo Named Vicar

Steve Hatfield, Chair of the Standing Committee, announced the appointment of Rev. Mike Dangelo as the new Vicar of St. Aidan’s, succeeding Rev. Maribeth Conroy. He has served St. Aidan’s with grace, intelligence, generosity and enthusiasm since 2009. We welcome his experience and continued leadership going forward. Mike commented recently on his appointment: Being the…

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The Rev. Dr. Maribeth Conroy to “Retire” from St. Aidan’s

Serving St Aidan’s for seventeen years is a deeply meaningful professional and spiritual experience for Rev. Maribeth Conroy.  This September will be her remaining opportunity to lead services, preach, and occupy the vicarage on Smith Neck Road as a visiting priest. Going forward, Maribeth has decided to make room in her busy calendar for other…

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New Committees Added in 2021

In the Summer of 2020, George Andrews led a Clergy Search Committee to replace the departing Rev. Maribeth Conroy. (Originally, she had planned that 2020 would be her last summer, but the Covid-19 pandemic upended that idea.) Happily for our community, Maribeth will be returning this summer, her last at St. Aidan’s. After a national…

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Ushering

The many dedicated volunteers who support our services every summer were put through their paces in 2020. Happily, the St. Aidan’s community was able to worship at one outdoor service on Sundays. Facing the challenges of the Covid pandemic, our team of ushers were key to enabling the community to gather safely by welcoming and…

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2021 Committee Chairs

2021 Committee Chairs There are many volunteer committees that support the varied activities of St. Aidan’s every year. Members of the Standing Committee and the Corporation serve as chair of each committee. Altar Guild: Helen Pennoyer Buildings: Steve Hatfield Clergy Welcome and Support: George Andrews Communications: Jane Reynolds Flowers: Mary Cook Landscaping and Grounds: Tina…

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Update – August 16, 2020

Unfortunately, there is a 70% chance of rain at the time of our evening service today so we will be canceling today’s service. However, you have the opportunity to participate today in Rev. Mike Dangelo’s service at Church of the Redeemer in Chestnut Hill. Links to the service on Church of the Redeemer’s Facebook and…

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