There are many ways to belong at St. Martin’s.

Everyone is welcome to worship and participate without exception.

If a newcomer wants to become a Voting Member of the Parish, we ask for a commitment to our common life through regular participation in worship, prayers, gifts and service. We believe that life in community is a gift from God and an essential element in spiritual growth. We also believe that this gift grows in potency as we grow in commitment to life together and common mission. 

Voting Members:

    Attend worship regularly.
    Pray for the Church, its ministry and members.
    Make a financial commitment to give to the parish annually, i.e. a Pledge.
    Participate in the ministry of the church by volunteering.

Voting Members can also serve on the Vestry (Church Council), represent the church in the Diocese, and of course vote in annual parish meetings.

Welcome to the Episcopal Church

An afternoon class for curious newcomers

Join the Rector for a freewheeling exploration of the Episcopal branch of Christianity on January 28th from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Library. Childcare will be provided in the Houston Room and we encourage families to attend, with or without kids.
Your questions will guide the class as we discuss the way we worship, sources of teaching authority in the church, commonly held teaching and social ethics in the church, as well as how we organize ourselves and how one might get involved in a meaningful way. This new format is an experiment to see if we can make this orientation available to a greater variety of newcomers to our community. We will end our day with pizza for the kids and homemade soup and bread for the adults.

Register Now!

Please talk to the Rev. Jarrett Kerbel at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 215.247.7466 x101 for more information.

Regular Sunday Schedule

8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist
9:15 a.m. worship.together (Eucharist for preschool families)
9:15 a.m. Parish Forum & Christian Education (Kairos)
10:30 a.m. Choral Eucharist

Other Days

Morning prayer is offered at 7:30 a.m. weekdays, in the Mary Chapel.

Silent morning meditation is offered at 8:15 a.m. weekdays, in the Mary Chapel.

Mid-week Eucharist is offered at 12:15 p.m. Wednesdays, in the Mary Chapel.

Compline is offered at 7:00 p.m. on 2nd & 4th Wednesdays, in the Church.

Choral Evensong is offered at 5:00 p.m. on 1st Sundays, Oct.-June, in the Church.

We would love to have you join us.


This Episcopal church is located in the heart of the historic neighborhood of Chestnut Hill, five blocks west of Germantown Avenue at the corner of St. Martin’s Lane and West Willow Grove Avenue.

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