Sunday, May 21 at 4:00 pm. The music will include the magnificent setting of the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis composed by British musician, Herbert Howells, for the Choir of St. Paul’s Cathedral, London. The extended anthem will be “Blessed be the God and Father,” an Easter anthem by… Read More
    Candlemas Choral Evensong – Sunday, February 5, 4:00 pm – Candlemas is one of the traditional names for the Feast of the Presentation of Christ in the Temple. The St. John’s Choir will sing a setting of the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis by C.V. Stanford in A,… Read More
    Violin Duo Recital, followed by Festive Reception – Saturday, December 31, 8 pm Love’s Joy and Love’s Sorrow, Heidi Powell and Richard Hsu, violinists – Join us for this free concert of music as a part of Bangor’s Downtown Countdown. The concert is preceded at 7 pm by… Read More
    Christmas Day at St. John’s (in the Chapel) – Sunday, December 25, 10 am – Music from the Renaissance and Baroque eras during the Eucharist. Read More
    Please join us on Christmas Eve! Our early service begins with a Carol Prelude at 3:45 pm with the service starting at 4 pm (child care provided). The nighttime service prelude starts at 10:30 pm with the service beginning at 11 pm. Read More
    A traditional candlelit service celebrating the season, followed by a festive Advent Tea Sunday, December 4, 4:00 pm Music by Messiaen, Palestrina, Hassler, and Bach as well as contemporary carol settings by Skempton, Aspaas, Poston, Archer, Blackwell, Martin and Gardner 100% of… Read More
    For what are you thankful? In your life? In the year past? For whom are you thankful? Come express your gratitude on the Eve of Thanksgiving with others in your community. Wednesday November 23rd at 7pm St. John’s Episcopal Church is sponsoring an… Read More
    On Wednesday, November 2 at 7:00 pm, Bangor’s St. John’s Episcopal Church Choir will sing W.A. Mozart’s historic setting of the Requiem in the context of a Solemn Eucharist for All Souls’ Day at the church, 225 French Street in Bangor. Requiem was Mozart’s final composition and was,… Read More
    Palm Sunday, March 20th 10:00 am – Music by Chilcott, Ireland, and Buxtehude Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday in Lent 7:30 am – Holy Eucharist Children’s Maundy Thursday, March 24 5:30 pm – in the Undercroft. The evening will include the story of… Read More
    Choral Evensong, Sunday, March 6, 4:00 pm – The music will include Herbert Howells’ setting of the Magnificat and Nunc dimittis Collegium Regale, composed for the famous choir of King’s College, Cambridge. This is one of the most celebrated and beloved settings of the twentieth century of the… Read More
    Organ and Piano Concert followed by Festive Reception on Thursday, December 31, 7:00 pm. The concert by Robert and Nancy Ludwig will include music by Bach, Handel and Strauss as well as selections for piano and pipe organ duo – a composition for that pairing by the great… Read More
    Wednesday, December 16th 6pm – 8pm – An oasis of quiet in a busy time, come for all or part of it.  Listen to the beautiful music of Thomas Tallis in the candlelit sanctuary, let your soul be stilled.  Followed with a simple soup supper and a time… Read More
    This popular annual service in preparation for Christmas will feature music by Franck, Lassus, Palestrina, and Bairstow as well as more contemporary Advent pieces. Free-will donations will be received, with 100% of the proceeds going to benefit the Penquis Community Action Program for Heating and Fuel Assistance. An… Read More
    On Saturday December 5th, from noon to 4:00pm, St. John’s Episcopal Church invites you to our annual Homes for the Holidays Christmas house tour. This year the tour will include five historic homes all located on the East Side of Bangor. A pamphlet will be available that describes… Read More
    For what are you thankful? In your life? In the year past? For whom are you thankful? Come express your gratitude on the Eve of Thanksgiving with others in your community. Wednesday November 25th at 7pm St. John’s Episcopal Church is sponsoring an… Read More
    St John’s Episcopal Church Celebration Gala and Cabaret: Come celebrate with good friends, good music, good food and drink. A Cabaret featuring local musical talent will entertain us. Doors open at 5:30. Music from 6-8. Tickets for the event and for the raffle available at the church or… Read More
    Sunday, October 4, 4:00 pm – In celebration of the 180th Anniversary of the Founding of St. John’s Church. Music includes Bairstow’s Evening Service in D and his festive anthem, Blessed City, Heavenly Salem. Donations benefit Spruce Run Domestic Violence Resource Center. Festive reception to… Read More