Due to COVID-19 Guidelines and Restrictions - Worship Services will be held at Anderson Amphitheatre, unless otherwise noted due to inclement weather or other conditions.
Worship without Walls (Open Door Worship) - Sunday Night Vespers
Sunday evenings at 6:30 PM Westminster students and members of the community gather for a non-denominational worship service at Anderson Amphitheatre. These services include prayers, contemporary and traditional songs, music by one of the college choirs (Concert, Men's, Women's, Chamber Ensemble) or by individual students or student ensembles, and a message by Rev. Jim Mohr, College Chaplain or invited guests. An opportunity for graduating seniors is provided during the worship service for them to share their faith journey and testimony. There are no services while Westminster College is not in session.
Saturday Night Roman Catholic Mass
Saturday evenings at 7:00 PM Westminster students and members of the community gather for Catholic Mass in Anderson Amphitheatre. Students are often called upon to assist with Mass. There are no services while Westminster College is not in session. Fr. Anthony Sciarappa of Holy Spirit Parish in New Castle, PA is the campus priest.
Chapel Worship Will Be Online
Westminster College Chapel Prayer Reflections will be available online this fall. Each week Rev. Mohr will share a portion of “Everyday Prayer with the Reformers”, by Westminster alumni Rev. Dr. Don McKim along with weekly prayers for the Westminster ommunity. Prayer requests can be made by contacting Rev. Mohr at firstname.lastname@example.org. To sign up to receive links for the reflections email the Office of Faith and Spirituality at email@example.com.
Open Door Prayer and Reflections
Wallace Memorial Chapel is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM and 11:40 AM to 12:10 PM for personal quiet time of reflection, meditation and personal prayer. Due to COVID-19 regulations, you must wear a mask while in the Chapel, and practice social distancing if others are also in the space.
Interfaith Prayer Room – McKelvey Campus Center
The Interfaith Prayer Room is open daily during the open hours of the McKelvey Campus Center. This room is an inclusive and welcoming space for our students, staff and community, who are of diverse religious and non-religious backgrounds. This room is intended for prayer, contemplation, meditation, reflection, and practice, we ask users to follow the guidelines that are posted in the room. Due to COVID-19 regulations, you must wear a mask while in the Prayer Room, and no more than 3 persons in the space at one time.