"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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Services at Zion

All Services at Zion are at the main church at 5167 Main Street unless otherwise noted.

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Fr. John's Blog

View current letters and messages from Reverend Mitchell.

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


Special end to a Great day !

Special end to a Great day!

VBS 2019 “Passport to Peru” was held on June 26th. Many thanks to our volunteers and attendees for a wonderful, God-filled day! A special thank you to Barry Meinerth for bringing two of his Alpacas for a surprise visit at the end of our day.


bishop Transition Announcements/Updates:

Consent Process for Bishop Elect Shannon MacVean-Brown Approved. To read the full announcement from Rev. Dr. Richard Swanson, President of the Standing Committee go to:



To be updated soon!

Summer Worship services

Zion Church, Manchester Center: Sundays at 8 and 10 a.m. and Wednesdays at 12:15 p.m. (year round)  

St. John's Chapel, Manchester Village,  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.

summer sunday school

We have an informal Sunday school program during the summer. Class is held during the 10 a.m. service (children join the service for Holy Communion) on most Sundays as a teacher is available. 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! Our regular Sunday School program for 2019-2020 begins on September 8th, 2019.