Church of the Holy Comforter

a traditional Episcopal church

The Anglican Church of the Holy Comforter is a parish of the Diocese of the Atlantic States of the Anglican Province of Christ the King.  Established in 1983, the parish recently celebrated its 35th anniversary.  We welcome visitors, and inquirers are encouraged to contact us and to learn more about the Gospel of Jesus Christ and the truths of historic Christianity as expressed in Anglicanism.

Sunday Services

Holy Communion – 8:30am in the Chapel. This service is limited to those who are 65 years of age or older and/or to those who have underlying health concerns.

Holy Communion (with Choir & Organ) – 10:00am in the Church. This service is open to everyone.

At both services, proper precautions are being observed in light of the Covid-19 crisis.

Weekday Services

On Wednesdays (and other Feast Days throughout the year), Evening Prayer is said in the said at 5:30 p.m. This is followed by Holy Communion at 6:00 p.m.

The Children’s Choir assists us in chanting the Psalms and Canticles for Evening Prayer. It is truly a blessing to see and hear them learning to worship the Lord.

Here are the following weekday services offered through August of Trinity Season:

Wednesday – 30 September AD 2020 – St. Jerome C.D. 420.

Wednesday – 7 October AD 2020 – Wednesday after 17th Sun. after Trinity.

Wednesday – 14 October AD 2020 – Wednesday after 18th Sun. after Trinity.

Wednesday – 21 October AD 2020 – Wednesday after 19th Sun. after Trinity.

Wednesday – 28 October AD 2020 – SS Simon and Jude App. (1st Century).

Saturday – 31 October AD 2020 – Vigil of All Saints (All Hallows Eve).

Monday – 2 November AD 2020 – All Souls Day.

Wednesday – 4 November AD 2020 – St. Charles Borromeo, B.C. 1564.

Wednesday – 11 November AD 2020 – St. Martin of Tours, B.C. 397.

Wednesday – 18 November AD 2020 – St. Hilda of Whitby, Abs. 680.

Wednesday – 25 November AD 2020 – Wednesday after Sun. next before Advent.



He is risen.

Ordination to the Priesthood on February 9, 2019 (The Feast Day of St. Cyril of Alexandria): Fr. Shannon L. Clark, front, with (second row) the Rt. Rev. John Upham, left, now archbishop of the province, and the Rt. Rev. William Wiygul (ret’d), right.

The Rev. Shannon L. Clark, rector, can be reached at:  Telephone:  (205) 665-2769, church office; (205) 461-5037, mobile.  Email address for Fr. Shannon:

Anglican Province of Christ the King