Reverend Michael Knight, Celebrant, preacher, and our Sunday Missioner Extended Since February 2020 we welcomed the Reverend Michael Knight, Celebrant, preacher, as our Sunday Missioner Extended for our LiveStream Services. This Sunday, August 23, 2020 is his last Sunday with us at Chapel. THANK YOU Father Michael Knight for your service as our Sunday Missioner […]


As most of you know the storm June 3rd did extreme damage to the cemetery – over 30 trees down or uprooted. As happens when trees fall in a cemetery, they frequently damage the memorial stones. And this was not the end of it. With other storms over the past 40 days we have lost […]

Blessing of the Animals at Washington Memorial Chapel

May God, who created the animals of this earth, continue to protect, and sustain us all. On Sunday, October 3 at 3 pm, we will celebrate God’s love, care, and concern for creation at our annual “Blessing of the Animals” celebration. Parishioners, family, friends, and community members are invited to bring their animals for a blessing […]

“Welcome Back from Summer” Barbecue!

Summer is Winding Down! Join us for the Annual “Welcome Back from Summer” Barbecue! On Sunday, September 19 at 11:30 am, Father Tommy will once again don his apron and serve his famous “Revolutionary BBQ” pulled pork for our end-of-summer picnic. Members from all three services are invited to come and enjoy great fellowship and a […]

Sung Morning Prayer for the 20th Anniversary of 9/11

Washington Memorial Chapel, Saturday September 11, 2021 at 9:30am You are invited to join us for a somber service of sung Morning Prayer on September 11, 2021, as we commemorate the 20th anniversary of the attacks that took place on September 11, 2001.  The service will begin in silence and prayer in the Chapel. Following […]


The Essential 100 Bible Reading Program The Essential 100 Challenge is a new and exciting way to read through the Bible.  The Challenge is based on 100 carefully selected short Bible passages – 50 from the Old Testament and 50 from the New Testament – that help you get the big picture of the Bible […]


In case you didn’t see it, here’s a link to the piece on the carillon that aired last week on Channel 6 local news. Take a look: Unique Sounds of Summer 


Saturday Evening at 5pm –  The Saturday 5pm Mass will be a spoken Rite II service (except for Advent and Lent when it will be Rite I) with organ and hymns.  This means that there will not usually be a choir at this service, nor will the prayers be chanted.  While we have had a […]


On Saturday May 22 at 11:30 AM, The Green Knights Military Motorcycle Club came to Washington Memorial Chapel’s Cemetery to place new flags on every veteran’s grave. They do this to honor our veterans service, sacrifice and to remember them.  The Green Knights was formed in February of 1999 at the former McGuire Air Force Base […]


Obliged to cancel the event in 2020 due to Covid-19, the Chapel held its annual French Alliance Day ceremony on May 2nd.  Owing to Diocesan restrictions, participation was limited to 50 people and attendance was by invitation only. Those invited were representatives of the various patriotic organizations and lineage societies which honor the American Revolution. […]


Dear Friends, Forty Days after the Resurrection, Jesus ascended into the heavenly realm. This is why we celebrate the Feast of the Ascension on a Thursday 40 days after the Resurrection. The Ascension is one of the most important feasts of the year as it is a very vital and central piece of God’s mighty […]

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