Thank you letter from Albert Ogle

Dear friends at St Paul’s: I have spent the last three weeks visiting family, friends and having some new experiences in Ireland. It has been a wonderful journey as I enter into the mysterious world of retirement and to reflect on the many relationships and interests that shaped me here and in the USA. A […]

St. Paul’s Choir Trip + Silent Auction

The Saint Paul’s Choir is on the move again! The Adult Choir will be traveling to England in the summer of 2022, to be the choir-in-residence for ten days at the ancient cathedrals of Exeter and Southwark (London).  About 35 singers, together with Director of Music Andy Kotylo and Organ Scholar Emily Amos, will be […]

Five Fridays I: October 15, 2021

Beomjae Kim, flute Ekaterina Skliar, mandolin and domra Friday October 15, 2021 at 7:30pm at St. Paul’s Church, Chestnut Hill Since 2011 the Five Fridays series has raised funds to benefit two local organizations that combat hunger and homelessness in NW Philadelphia.  Thanks to support from generous sponsors, all ticket revenue and donations from this concert will […]

The organ begins to come back

Scaffolding adorns the chancel, as cleaning of the wood and stone interior takes place alongside work to restore the ceiling organ. Soaring summer temperatures did not prevent a small crew from organ builders Russell & Co. tackling the long and arduous job of reinstalling the pipes of St. Paul’s Aeolian-Skinner organ, most of which were […]

A message from Ruth Desiderio, Rector’s Warden

Dear friends, As you know, our beloved associate rector, The Rev. Dan Kline, has been called as co-rector of the Church of St. Paul in the Desert in Palm Springs, California. Co-rector? Yes, Dan and his wife, The Rev. Jessie Thompson, will serve together as co-rectors, an opportunity of a lifetime for this dynamic clergy-couple. […]