How can I stay in touch with all that is happening at Holy Spirit?

We try to communicate in a variety of different ways, via print, email and social media.


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Sunday Announcements

Our weekly announcements are distributed with our service booklet each Sunday.

Email Newsletter - The Happenings

Each week we send out an email that provides up-to-date information on what’s happening at the church, worship schedules and other program information, opportunities for service and/or learning outside our four walls.

To subscribe, click on the link in the sidebar at right.

Quarterly Newsletter - The DoveTale

Our quarterly print newsletter is sent out to current and former parishioners and others who are interested in what we are doing. To sign up to receive the DoveTale, please send your name and regular mail address to: or call us at 972-239-2850 to be placed on the mailing list.

Upcoming Events

Thursday, April 26:
***UPDATE*** This presentation has been postponed due to lack of registration.  There is however, another introductory presentation being held on Saturday, May 5 at 10am at the Verona Community Center.  Email Elizabeth at to reserve your spot. Read more
Saturday, May 12:
On Saturday, May 12 members of the Outreach Committee (and anyone else that wants to join) will serve a meal at Christine's Kitchen, which is a feeding ministry that is a part of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in West Orange.  We'll meet at Church of the Holy Spirit Verona at 10am and car pool over to West Orange to set up for serving the meal at noon. Read more
Celebrating Mothers' Day
Sunday, May 13:
Sunday, May 13, in celebration of all women, we are asking members to bring in photos of any mom, grandma, aunt, female figure, etc. you would like to celebrate for Mothers' Day this year.  We will display the photos of these special women on the altar, and we'll hold them in prayer during the 10am Worship. Read more
Saturday, May 19:
On Saturday, May 19 all of the churches in the Diocese of Newark will send deputies to elect a new Bishop for our Diocese.  The deputies from the Church of the Holy Spirit Verona will be three of the following people: Jane EliasofMaria ForceKaren Pensiero or Ken Traficante, plus Father Jerry.  Please pray for the guidance of the Holy Spirit on this Pentecost weekend. Read more
Fair In The Square
Saturday, May 19:
Church of the Holy Spirit will participate in Verona's Green Fair to take place from 12-4pm on Saturday, May 19.  We plan to collect food for the Food Pantry, as well as sell healthy baked goods (muffins, breads, etc.).  If you are able to bake some goodies or sit at the table in the Civic Center, please sign up in the Fellowship Hall. Read more
Sunday, May 20:
As a part of our Pentecost Sunday (our Feast Day) celebration, we host a RED COFFEE HOUR where parishioners bring in all sorts of food and drink items that are red.  Be creative and have some fun. Sign-up list for what you can bring is in the Fellowship Hall.  Didn't sign-up to bring something?  Just bring a red food item to share! Read more
Memorial Day Parade
Monday, May 28:
Holy Spirit Verona will once again participate in the Township's Annual Memorial Day Parade.  If you're interested in walking or riding with Holy Spirit, please meet at Everett Field at 9:45 am.  There will also be a contingent of Holy Spirit folks in front of Terry's Drugs to watch the parade. Read more