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. For more detailed information about our Parish Life and ministries, our Parish Profile is now available for viewing and download in the "About Us" section of our site, or just click HERE. 



 

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Diocese of the Rio Grande Anti-Racism Workshop

8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Saturday, January 12, 2019
at St. Alban's Episcopal Church
1810 Elm Street, El Paso, TX 79930
(An Anti-Racism Workshop also is planned for February 8-9 at the Bosque Center)

In these troubling times of xenophobia and demonizing the Other, this timely workshop will increase our cultural awareness, help us to walk a moment in the other's shoes, and teach us ways to blur the lines of racism and love ALL God's children. Funded and supported by a Constable Grant of the Episcopal Church, and conducted by the Province VII Anti-Racism Network, this workshop is free for clergy and lay members of the Diocese of Rio Grande.

Y'all come now!

 

For event details and to register on Everbrite, click here.

 

We will be using "Seeing the Face of God in Each Other"
the Episcopal Church's anti-racism manual. Click here to download a copy for free.

Further information is available. Click here for Facebook link.




 

 

 

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Wednesday Morning Bible Study

 

 Wednesday morning Bible Study meets every Wednesay at 10:30 AM, and is followed by Noon Mass in the Lady Chapel. We are currently studying the Book of Isaiah.

*Note: There will be no Bible Study Wednesday, Jan. 2.

 

After Mass we all  gather for a brown bag lunch and fellowship in the Parish Hall. 

 

 

 

 

 

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St. Albans has a Flower Guild!Please consider volunteering to share the flower arranging work with others. Also, if any of you would like to sponsor altar flowers for a specific Sunday, please sign up on the sheet located on the bulletin board outside Rev. Lin’s office.

 


 



 



Recent events at St. Alban's...

 

 

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On Monday, Dec. 24th St. Alban's, celebratee the birth of Jesus Christ with a traditional Christmas Eve Mass of Lessons, Christmas carols, Eucharist and Worship. 

 


 


 



 

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Festival of Lessons & Carols

 


 

Please join us at St. Alban's for a festival of Lessons and Carols: Dec. 16th, 5:30 PM. 

 

After the service, join us in the Parish Hall for refreshments and fellowship! All are welcome!

 


 

 

 


 

Mass in Memory of Ted Howden, Tues., Dec. 11th, 11:00 AM

 

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On Tuesday, Dec. 11th the Diocese of the Rio Grande honored Episcopal Chaplain Ted Howden with a church service in each of the four Diocesan Deaneries. In the Southwest Deanery, St. Alban's will host the Mass. Seventy-six years ago, Dec. 11, the Rev. Chaplain Frederick B. "Ted" Howden Jr. died of starvation-induced pellagra in a Japanese Prisoner of War camp after selflessly giving his rations to others he felt needed them more. We observe his martyrdom as a measure of the price of ministry in the struggle for freedom. When World War II broke out Fr. Howden held the rank of Captain in the New Mexico State Guard, and was the Chaplain to the 200th Coast Artillery when it was sent to the Philippines in Sept. 1941. At the Fall of Bataan and Corregidor to Japanese forces in April 1942, Fr. Howden and his fellow soldiers were made prisoners of war and forced to make the Bataan Death March during which some 18,000 died.

 

 



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The Blessing of the Animals


On Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018 St. Alban's celebrated the Feast of St. Francis with special pet friendly services at 8:00 AM and 10:30 AM in the Parish Hall

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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On Sunday, September 23 we celebrated the Feast Day of Our Lady of Walsingham

  

St. Alban's hosts the only Shrine to Our Lady of Walsingham in the Diocese of the Rio Grande. For more information on our Shrine, and Our Lady of Walsingham's history, click HERE. 

 



 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 
January 17, 2019

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WORSHIP TIMES 

Sundays

8:00 AM - Rite I-

10:30 AM - Rite II 

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* Gluten free Host is available at all Masses. 

 

Wednesdays

Bible study 10:30 am


Noon Mass - 

in the Lady Chapel

(followed by a simple lunch and fellowship)

 

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Come to the About Us section to meet the staff of St. Alban's, and find out what we're all about!

 

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