Beloved of God, Easter is coming, and it’s not all about bunnies and chocolate and jelly beans – but you knew that. Rather, it is about the hope of new, full, eternal life promised to us in the Resurrection and Ascension of our Lord, Jesus Christ. Many of our traditions during the upcoming Holy Week … More Invitation to Holy Week
Christmas in July! And June, May and every month. Saint Matthias’ partners with the Seamen’s Church Institute and their Christmas at Sea program. Throughout the year the Institute accepts hats, scarves, and the ditty bags made from the patterns they provide. Patterns are located next to the tract rack in Morrell Hall. Wednesday, May 22, … More The Seamen’s Church Institute
Ash Wednesday is March 6 Holy Eucharist with the Imposition of Ashes will be at 12:15 pm on March 6. For those who cannot attend the service, or for your friends who are not ready to come to church, Ashes to Go will be available in the handicapped drive-through area from 7-9 am and 5-6 … More Ash Wednesday
St. Matthias’ Church will be 150 years old on Sunday, February 24! Our first official celebration will include a combined Sunday service with Bishop Franklin presiding, and a Sesquicentennial Luncheon at the East Aurora American Legion. Tickets for the festivities on February 24 are on sale now! Adults @ $20, Children 6-14 @ $10, but … More Happy Birthday!
Advent 4 – Sunday, December 23 11:15 am Greening of the Church Christmas Eve – Monday, December 24 4:00 pm Kid Friendly Family Service 9:00 pm Festival Eucharist Christmas Day 10:00 am Holy Eucharist with Carols
St Matthias’ Episcopal Church 374 Main St, East Aurora, New York Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 6:00 pm Reception immediately following the service. This lovely traditional service of Christmas Lessons and Carols combines scripture and music in an intimate way to tell the story of the expectation and birth of Christ.
Barry and Heather Dietsch are very glad to be joining the church family as Director of Music and Organist, having filled the same positions with the First Presbyterian Church in Warren, PA. for the past 12 1/2 years. Previous to that, they were Directors of Music for many years at two area United Churches of … More New Director of Music and Organist
Tuesday, November 6 7:00 pm in All Saints’ Hall Come to the Table, and join with your sisters and brothers in Christ to regain perspective and re-center your life after a contentious election season. We will gather in an intimate setting in All Saints’ Hall and share in the breaking of the bread and in … More Election Night Communion
Saint Matthias’ Episcopal Church, 374 Main Street, East Aurora, will open its doors Wednesday evening, October 31, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. We will offer doughnuts, cider, and hot chocolate for Trick-or-Treaters, parents, and passers-by who may want to warm up! Please enter through the Main Street or Maple Street doors. Happy All Hallows’ … More Halloween Rest Stop at Saint Matthias’ Church
The Reverend Canon William Louis Wipfler, PhD, DD Priest Associate-Emeritus 19 May 1931 – 3 October 2018 All are welcome to a family visitation on November 2nd from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. and a Requiem Mass will be held on Saturday, November 3rd, at 3:00 p.m. Beloved of God, It is with profound sadness and … More Requiescat in Pace