Canvass Brochure:  Stewardship 2017

Please complete the form below to submit your pledge/tithe online.

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An Excerpt from Father Warren’s Sermon for Stewardship Sunday, 2015

My sisters and my brothers, our salvation, our new life in Jesus involves giving. It involves giving, for Jesus is God’s gift to us, and that gift within our hearts both causes and allows us to give. 

Father Warren's full sermon on stewardship is posted here.  Please consider reading it if you missed it last year. 

Some Numbers to Consider

The following table is provided for your reference as you pray on your pledge amount.  It shows how much a 2%, 5%, and 10% pledge would amount to at various income levels.

  2.5% 5% 7.5% 10%
$25,000 $625 $1,250 $1,875 $2,500
$50,000 $1,250 $2,500 $3,750 $5,000
$100,000 $2,500 $5,000 $7,500 $10,000
$250,000 $6,250 $12,500 $18,750 $25,000
$500,000 $12,500 $25,000 $37,500 $50,000

The Baptismal Font

Our Baptismal Font was commissioned in 1850 (six years after the founding of the parish) by Elizabeth Perkins (whose family also established the Perkins School for the Blind in Watertown). It is the oldest possession of the parish, designed by Frank Wills, and originally installed in the building on Green Street (now the Longfellow Place condo towers). It has followed us from Green Street to Bowdoin Street to Brimmer Street!  It has been recently been restored through the gift of another generous parishioner.

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The Font, Before Restoration

The Font, After Restoration