To receive and share God’s accepting Grace, challenging Wisdom and transforming Love

Welcome to St. Edmund’s Episcopal Church

To receive and share God’s accepting Grace, challenging Wisdom and transforming Love

St. Edmund’s is a mid-size Episcopal Church serving the West San Gabriel Valley . Our Sunday services are traditional and flexible, focused on the reverent worship of Almighty God through strong liturgy and music leavened with good humor and welcoming community.

We hope to well serve you and yours in the Name of our gracious God and Savior.

Faithfully,
The Reverend Canon George F. Woodward III+, Rector

Latest News

THE SECOND SUNDAY AFTER EPIPHANY

January 15th, 2017 Preacher and Celebrant: Canon Woodward Prelude: “Though I Speak With The Tongues of Angels” – Dale Wood Processional #120 “The Sinless One To Jordan Came” Gloria Hymn #S-280 (“S” = “Service Music” found in the front of the hymnal) -vs. one only Gradual Hymn #439: “What Wondrous Love Is This” Offertory: “O Come And Sing Unto The Lord” –…

THE SECOND SUNDAY AFTER EPIPHANY, January 15th, 2017

This Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend Beth Hershenhart, our Development Counsel, will be visiting from New York and available to meet after services in the Parish Library to speak with anyone interested in additional information regarding the Next 75th. We also celebrate the UK Christening of Daisy Mae Roffe-Silvester as her mother (the former Emily Cairns) and father (Henry Roffe-Silvester) have Daisy…

THE FEAST OF THE BAPTISM OF OUR LORD | Liturgy & Music

January 8th, 2017 Preacher: Canon Smythe+ Prelude: “All Glory, Laud and Honor” – J.S. Bach Processional #296 “We Know That Christ Is Raised” Gloria Hymn #616: “Hail To The Lord’s Anointed” -vs. one only Gradual Hymn #116: “I Come, The Great Redeemer Cries” Offertory: “At The River” – Aaron Copeland Kelly Krantz; AltoSoloist Shall we gather at the river, Where bright angel…

THE FEAST OF THE BAPTISM OF OUR LORD Epiphanytide, January 8th, 2017

The Feast of the Epiphany occurs this Friday…the celebration of the arrival of the Magi at Christ’s manger. In the clear night sky of late, a comet near Venus has been visible using binoculars, and I pulled by trusty Bushnell’s out for a view. This may metaphorically recall to us that Stars and Signs are still to be followed when they put…

THE FEAST OF THE HOLY NAME | Liturgy & Music

January 1st, 2017 Preacher & Celebrant: GFW+ Prelude: “Il est Ne’, le Divin Enfant” -Dale Wood Processional #96 “Angels We Have Heard On High” Gloria Hymn #101: “The First Nowell” -vs. one only Gradual Hymn #89: “It Came Upon A Midnight Clear” Offertory: “Elevation ” – Guillmant Communion Music: “As Jesus Was Walking ” – Franklin Eddings Communion #101: “Away In The…

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2016 – Our 75th Anniversary Celebration!

Magna Carta Newsletter

Magna Carta - Volume IV, December 2016
Edition Featuring: From the Rector, Advent and Christmas Schedule, Christmas At St. Edmund's, and More.
Click the link above to read the current edition.

Upcoming Special Events

MOMS IN TRANSITION

Third Wednesday’s (doors open 6:30) 7pm Library Join Moms in Transition Wednesday January 18th in the Library, sharing the joys and challengess of Empty Nester status!

Sunday Services

Our 8am liturgy in the Chapel usually follows an older form of worship from our Book of Common Prayer. The 10am liturgy in the Main Church offers greater variation, and the service is printed in its entirety in our bulletin. (Child Care, Sunday School, and Youth Group also occur during this service) Read More

BUDGET REVIEW

Join Treasurer Gail Rolfe for a line-by-line review of the Parish Budget after the 10am Liturgy on January 22nd. Meet in the Parish Library with any questions you may have prior to our Annual Meeting scheduled for the following Sunday!

VERGER’S LUNCH

Hello Friends, Now that the holiday season is coming to an end, it’s time to plan for our next Brunch. I feel our Luncheon/Brunches have been quite successful and it’s always a lot of fun spending quality time with good friends. I’ve chosen Sunday January 22nd, 12:30pm at Matt Denny’s Ale House, 145 E. Huntington Dr. Arcadia. They have a small but…

ANNUAL MEETING

As we sail forth into 2017 and our 76th Year of Mission and Ministry in our several communities, join your parish in electing a new Vestry Class, selecting delegates to Annual Diocesan Convention, and otherwise tending to the Councils of the Church at St. Edmund’s Parish.

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