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Campus Worship Opportunities

Wallace Memorial Chapel

Wallace Memorial Chapel

 

Open Door Reflection - Chapel Worship - Wednesdays


Westminster College holds chapel every Wednesday at 7:45 a.m in Wallace Memorial Chapel. Students, faculty, administration, staff and community are invited to share in this time of scripture readings, prayer and reflection led by Rev. Jim Mohr, College Chaplain. A time to get centered in the middle of the week.

 

Open Door - Prayer and Reflections


The Chapel is open daily from 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM and from 11:40 AM to 12:10 PM for a personal quiet time for reflection, meditation and personal prayer in the Wallace Memorial Chapel.

 

Open Door Worship - Sunday Night Vespers


Sunday evenings at 6:30 PM Westminster students and members of the community gather for an hour long non-denominational worship service. These services include prayers, contemporary and traditional songs, music by one of the college choirs (Concert, Men's, Women's, Chamber Ensemble) or by individual students or ensembles, and a message by Rev. Jim Mohr, College Chaplain or invited guests. An opportunity for graduating seniors is provided during the worship service for them to share their faith journey and testimony. Holy Communion is served once a month in Vespers. The weekly schedule of speakers can be found by going to the Chapel and Vesper Speakers. A special Christmas Vespers service is held in Orr Auditorium the Sunday evening prior to the Fall Semester Final Exams. There are no services while Westminster College is not in session.

 

Saturday Night Roman Catholic Mass


Saturday evenings at 7:00 PM Westminster students and members of the community gather for Catholic Mass in Wallace Memorial Chapel. In addition we provide opportunities for worship on Holy Days of Obligation at 5:00 PM in the Chapel. Students are often called upon to assist with Mass. There are no services while Westminster College is not in session. Fr. Anthony Sciarappa of St. Camillus Church parish in New Castle, PA is the campus priest.