Join our Rector, Administrator, Minister of Music and others in a workshop where we'll discuss how to plan a Celebration of Life service for yourself or a loved one. We'll discuss how to choose Scripture readings, appropriate hymns and other service elements. Come prepare some of your own wishes as a gift to your family.
Join us for our series of talks by members of our Ascension Parish family.
This week, Minister of Music Emma Riggle discusses her work in choral conducting and musicology, sharing some stories and history from the music she'll be performing with Portland's Bach Cantata Choir this afternoon.
Join us as the Rt. Rev. Michael Hanley, Bishop of the Diocese of Portland, joins us for worship at Ascension Parish. The Bishop will officiate the 8:00am Said Mass and the 10:00am Sung Mass, and meet with the Vestry between the services.
A family-friendly early Christmas Eve service in which our Parish children participate. The service includes festive music, readings, a homily by Fr. Phillip, Eucharist, and a candlelight carol.
If you like, bring a dozen cookies to share at an informal fellowship time after the service!
Join us for a Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols led by our Ascension Parish Choir. The service will include traditional carols, motets, and festive organ music, as well as the traditional Nine Lessons, a homily by Fr. Phillip Craig, the Eucharist, and a candlelight carol.
Join us for an evening of Springtime art songs, piano solos, and piano duets in our parlor. The program will include pieces by Claude Debussy, Darius Milhaud and Gabriel Fauré.
Parishioner and jazz artist Brad Mersereau will share a Sunday afternoon of songs and stories with us in our parlor.
Parishioners, you and your friends and family are invited to a special Shrove Tuesday pancake dinner on the evening of February 28! Come join us as we spend an evening together on the last evening before Lent and enjoy a dinner of pancakes in Reinhart Hall, prepared by the men of Ascension Parish.