St. Bede’s is…

– spiritually vibrant
– an intergenerational community that values children and senior citizens
– where science and faith are compatible
– a spiritual home where you can be your whole self

Whoever you are, wherever you find yourself on your journey of faith,
you are welcome here.

St. Bedes Menlo Park Church Sanctuary
    • Adult Education

      Sunday, 27 July 2014  -  09:00 AM
      Kathy McKee, our new music director, is leading a three-week introduction to Church Music in the Episcopal Tradition. Join us for this opportunity to get to know Kathy and listen to some glorious Anglican music.
      July 20 – Cranmer, Merbecke, Tallis, and Byrd: Music for the Church of England
      July 27 – Coming to America: How Shall We Sing the Lord’s Song in a Foreign Land?
      August 3 – Everything Old Is New Again: The Oxford Movement to the Present Day
      For the rest of the summer, we ask that you request childcare in advance. Just call the parish office by the Thursday before you plan to attend.

    • Theater Outing

      Sunday, 03 August 2014  -  01:00 PM
      South Pacific – The musical at Foothill College includes parishioners Steve Boisvert, Claire Lawrence, and (on selected dates) Mathew Mammen. If you would like to join parishioners seeing all three in performance at either 8pm on Friday, 8/1, or 2pm on Sunday, 8/3, please purchase tickets in advance at ($12 children, $30 seniors, $32 adults). Half-price tickets for the Friday show may still be available at . For the Sunday matinee, carpools will leave at 1 pm from the St. Bede’s parking lot.

Musical Performances at St. Bede’s

Newcomer Information

You have questions? Well so do we. Come & Visit!

St. Bede’s values spiritual formation for all ages. We offer ministry and educational opportunities for all ages, stages and inclinations. Join us in worship and see for yourself. Explore our website and learn about the ministry opportunities at St. Bede’s. Feel free to contact us with your questions and come and visit. We’d love to meet you and learn more about you and your journey in faith!
Recent Sermons
  • Sermon: #YesAllWomen and God-Talk

    Sermon: #YesAllWomen and God-Talk

    June 19th, 2014

    Trinity Sunday, 15 June 2014 – Rev. Gia Hayes-Martin: I have to admit something: I am afraid to stand here this morning and preach. I am afraid to speak these words to you. But I believe, and I have preached it often en> > More

    Sermon: The Spirit On Us All

    Sermon: The Spirit On Us All

    June 19th, 2014

    The Day of Pentecost, 8 June 2014 – Rev. Gia Hayes-Martin: “Would that all the Lord’s people were prophets, and that the Lord would put the spirit on them!” Ancient stories have something to tell us in the postmodern > > More

    Sermon: God at Work in the Tomb

    Sermon: God at Work in the Tomb

    June 18th, 2014

    Easter Sunday, 20 April 2014 – Rev. Gia Hayes-Martin: It’s a dramatic scene that Matthew sets. It is dawn, cool and damp with dew. The faint grey light of early morning leaches the colors out of the world, as though it > > More

    Sermon: Counting Sheep

    Sermon: Counting Sheep

    May 23rd, 2014

    11 May 2014 – Dr. Irene Lawrence: There are a lot of sheep and shepherds in today’s lessons. That may be because there are a lot of sheep and shepherds in the Bible. Most of us don’t have much contact with sheep in th> > More

    Sermon: Only One “For Us”

    Sermon: Only One "For Us"

    May 23rd, 2014

    9 Mar 2014 – Dr. Irene Lawrence: On this first Sunday in Lent, the Gospels tell us of Jesus’ temptation. The way the story is told, it happened right after his baptism, but I don’t think we are to suppose that this was> > More

Sunday mornings:
8:00 & 10:15 Holy Eucharist
                        Coffee after services
9:00    Adult Education “Soulwork”
                        Childcare is available –
     by advance request in July & August
10:00  Nursery – until 11:30
10:15  Sunday school – Children 3-12
During the week:
Wed   8:00 am     Holy Eucharist
Wed   7:30 pm    Choir Rehearsal

Discover More About St. Bede’s

Annual Report 2013      Read it here

Parish Life     » More Info
Learn more about the many ministries that make up St. Bede’s Parish life.
Youth & Children      » More Info
See the many exciting programs St. Bede’s has for children and youth ministry.
Faith in Action      » More Info
Explore ways to serve our community through St. Bede’s many “Faith in Action” ministries.
Bedes Journal
Bede’s Journal
Monthly Newsmagazine - articles – news – events.
» Find it here

Trinity School      » More Info
Learn more about Menlo Park’s Episcopal School for pre-school & elementary children.
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