Time-honored worship for today's Christians.

Welcome!

Thank you for worshipping with us at Saint Alban's! We are happy that you are here. All baptized Christians are welcome to fully participate in worship and take Communion alongside members of the parish.

The Church of Saint Alban is now the oldest Episcopal Church in El Paso, and part of the Diocese of the Rio Grande. The parish is moving in exciting directions as we strive to continue share Christ's message of love and forgiveness in a stressed-out world.  Come and join us as we move toward our 100th year of common witness and worship.

 

 

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Candlemas 


(The Presentation of Our Lord Jesus Christ in the Temple)


Candlemas (also known as Candelaria) will be observed on Sunday, January 31st.

Bring candles from home to be blessed!







 

 

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On February 9th from 5:30 - 7:00 P.M. We will gather and kick off the Lenten Season with fellowship, fun and pankcakes. Bring friends and family, and come hungry! 

There will be a freewill offering for the food. Suggested donation $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for children. $10 for a family.

*Pancakes, syrup, meat, juice and more! 



 

Ash Wednesday

 

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Wednesday, February 10th we will hold masses with the imposition of ashes, in the main sanctuary.  

 

12:00 pm

6:00 pm 






 


The Lenten Schedule will be as follows:

  • Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper: Tuesday, February 9th from 5:30-7:00 p.m. A freewill offering will be taken
  • Ash Wednesday Masses with Imposition of Ashes, February 10th 12:00 noon and 6:00 p.m.
  • Stations of the Cross: Friday, February 12th at noon.
  • All Wednesday Masses during Lent will continue at Noon
  • Soup and Substance (discussion of parish history): Wednesday, February 17th at 6:00 p.m., preceded by Evening Prayer in the Lady Chapel
  • Stations of the Cross: Friday, February 19th at noon
  • Envisioning Weekend for the congregation led by Congregational Life and Development Team (CLAD), Diocese of the Rio Grande: Friday, February 19 at 5:30 p.m.-Saturday, February 20th at 3:00 p.m.
  • Mother Jan Hosea of the CLAD team will preach on Sunday, February 21st
  • Soup and Substance: Wednesday, February 24th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Stations of the Cross: Friday, February 26th at noon
  • Lenten Retreat, A Day with Julian of Norwich: Saturday, February 27th, 8:30-3:00 p.m. Hosted by the Daughters of the King - Retreat Leader, The Reverend Dr. Jeanne Lutz
  • Soup and Substance: Wednesday, March 2nd at 6:00 p.m.
  • Stations of the Cross: Friday, March 4th at noon
  • Soup and Substance: Wednesday, March 9th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Stations of the Cross: Friday, March 11th at noon
  • Soup and Substance: Wednesday, March 16th at 6:00 p.m.
  • Stations of the Cross: Friday, March 18th at noon

 

 2016 Annual Meeting


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St. Alban's held it's Annual Meeting on January 17, 2016 where the congregation was updated on all aspects of the current parish community and life, and goals were set for the upcoming year. Elections for new Vestry members and for new delegates to convention were also held. Afterwards, a delicious pot-luck luncheon was enjoyed by all in attendance. 

 

 2015 Summer Youth Trip

 

St. Alban’s youth enjoyed the beauty of the Sandia Mountains yet again this summer.  They travelled to Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Friday, June 26th to set up camp in the Perko’s back yard at the base of the Sandia Mountains.  Saturday morning they trekked 45 minutes north to the Bandelier National Monument for day of of hiking and history – accompanied by Albuquerque native, and historian, Bruce Bambrook.  The kids ended the day with a campfire and fellowship at their camp site.  Sunday morning they celebrated Mass with Fr. Perko, and then visited a local theatre to enjoy a movie before returning home to El Paso.  It was a great weekend of nature, history, fun and faith!

To learn more about the beauty and history of Bandelier National Monument go to: www.nps.gov/band/historyculture/ancestral-pueblo-people.htm

 

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February 11, 2016

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WORSHIP TIMES

Sunday

8:00 AM

and 10:30 AM**

 

** Nursery and Sunday School are available at the 10:30 AM Service

 

Wednesday

Bible study 10:30 am

Noon Holy Eucharist followed

by a simple lunch and fellowship

 

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