calendar March 1, 2023 in News

Chrism Service April 4

Rostered and lay ministers, seminarians, and Lutherans from our synod are invited to the annual Chrism Service, Tuesday of Holy Week, April 4 at 10 a.m. at the Schaeffer-Ashmead Chapel on the Philadelphia campus of United Lutheran Seminary.

This traditional service of Word and Sacrament includes the blessing of oil for anointing, healing prayer, and renewal of ministry vows. Bishop Patricia A. Davenport will preside. The Rev. Dr. R. Guy Erwin, seminary president, will preach.

Lunch will follow in Brossman Benbow Hall.