Chapel of the Good Shepherd
The Episcopal Chapel of the Good Shepherd, located on the grounds of The Chautauqua Institution, welcomes all to worship during the nine-week Chautauqua season.
Priests from churches throughout the world-wide Anglican Communion are invited to serve as chaplain for a week, making for interesting services and sermons.
Episcopal Chaplains for the 2014 Chautauqua season:
Week 1; The Rev. Virginia Carr, Diocese of Western New York
Week 2; The Rev. Ellie Clitheroe, Smithville, Ontario, Canada
Week 3; The Rev. Canon Dr. William J. Geisler, Brentwood, PA
Week 4; The Rev. Mary P. Garner, Chestertown, MD
Week 5; The Rev. Dr. Carol Jablonski, College Park, MD
Week 6; The Rev. Paul W. Gennett, Jr., Newark, DE
Week 7; The Rev. Mary Jo Melberger, Lower Gwynedd, PA
Week 8; The Rev. Kara Wagner Scherer, Chicago, IL
Week 9; The Rev. Mary Ann Hoy, Diocese of Maine
Last Sunday; The Rev. Joseph Kozlowski, Lockport, NY
In addition to summer worship services, weddings and baptisms and other special services can be scheduled at the chapel by contacting the Vicar.
This summer chapel is part of the Episcopal Diocese of Western New York: www.episcopalwny.org Oversight is provided by St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Westfield, NY and the Good Shepherd Board of Trustees. Funding for the chapel is provided solely through contributions by summer residents and visitors.
For more information about the Chapel, contact the Rev. Virginia Carr, Vicar, c/o St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 12 Elm Street, Westfield, NY, 14787; phone 716-326-2064, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For information about the Episcopal Cottage, the denominational guesthouse on the grounds especially (though not exclusively) for Episcopalians, go to: www.episcopalcottage.com
For information about Chautauqua Institution, its schedule and many programs, go to: www.ciweb.org
Applications for Episcopal Chaplaincy in 2015 are invited. Download the materials from the chaplaincy page and submit by September 2014. Once the Vicar receives confirmation from the clergy who have been selected, the list will be posted on this website following the current Chautauqua season.