"To Know Christ's Love and to Share It"


We at Zion are a community of Love...

...sounds nice, but what does that really mean? We are a very diverse group of folks. Zion is the church several locals grew up in, a new home for many transplants and the summer parish of some...

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Zion Episcopal Church, 5167 Main Street, PO Box 717, Manchester Center VT 05255    E-mail: rlewis@zionchurchmanchester.org


Maundy Thursday, April 18th - Agape meal and service. Agape meal in Parish House starts at 5:30 p.m. Pot-luck with Lamb provided. To sign up call the church office at (802) 362-1987 or email rlewis@zionchurchmanchester.org. Service starts at 7:00 p.m., Holy Eucharist and foot-washing.

Easter Sunrise Service Mt. Equinox: Skyline Drive, Sunderland opens 5:30 a.m.. Service begins at 6:00 a.m.

Easter Day Services at Zion Church: Holy Eucharist, 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. Easter egg hunt follows the 10:00 a.m. service!


Save the Date! A Day-long Vacation Bible School event at Zion church will be held on Wednesday, June 26th. Details to be announced.

LENT 2019

Lenten Study: The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis - Sundays at 9:00 AM, March 10—April 7th and Wednesdays 5:00 -6:00 PM, March 13th - April 10th, Zion Parish House (Middle Room). Contact the church office or sign-up at Zion.

Sunday Simple Soup and Sermon Discussion - Sundays during Lent (March 10th - April 7th) at 11:30 AM. A time to gather for a simple meal of soup and discuss the day’s sermon.

Lent Madness - www.lentmadness.org - from the people at Forward Movement. A fun, engaging way to learn about the men and women comprising the Church’s Calendar of Saints! For more information go to website www.lentenmadness.org or see display at Zion.

Worship Services - Zion Church, Manchester Center: Sundays at 8 and 10 a.m. and Wednesdays at 12:15 year round  with Sunday School for children ages 3-12 (or Pre-K through 6th grade). The 2018-19 school year begins September 9th, 2018 and ends May 26th (Memorial Day Weekend). Class is held during the 10 a.m. service (children join the service for Holy Communion). There is no Sunday school on first Sunday of each month, which is Family Sunday. We encourage families to take this opportunity to worship together!

- St. John's Chapel, Manchester,  Sundays at 11:00 a.m. June  16th (Father’s Day)- September 1st (Labor Day Weekend) in 2019 and Christmas Eve at 7 p.m.

Centering Prayer at Zion- Saturdays from 5-5:30 p.m.