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welcome!

All Saints’ Episcopal Church is a welcoming and dynamic church, home to Anglican Eucharistic worship since 1979. The only Episcopal parish in Belgium, we are linked to other Anglican churches in Belgium as fellow members of the worldwide Anglican Communion, and to other American parishes in Western Europe as a member parish of the Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe.

regular service times:

Sundays:

11am - 12pm

Holy Eucharist
(Rite II)

6pm - 7pm

Evensong
(1st Sunday of the month)

contact or visit us:

Address:

Chaussée de Charleroi 2
1420 Braine-l'Alleud
Belgium

Rector:

The Rev. Sunny Hallanan

Associate:

The Rev. Dr Mark Barwick

Phone:

+32 (0)2 384 7780

Email:

info@allsaints.be

Parish Office Hours:

Tuesday - Friday
11am-1pm & 2pm-4pm

Administrator:

Chris O'Shaughnessy

support all saints':

If you would like information on how you can help support the work of All Saints' Church through financial contributions, please see our visit our Stewardship page. Thank you in advance for your partnership and generosity!

Click here to go to the Stewardship page.

who's who:

Find out about the clergy and staff at All Saints' Church.

Click here to go to the Ministries page.

All Saints' Mission:

We welcome all with joy to our spiritual home. We seek to share and to deepen our faith and our love of God through Anglican worship, pastoral care, Christian nurture, and vibrant community life.

The Episcopal Church Europe Mission:

The Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe is a welcoming community that knows God loves all people – no exceptions. We celebrate our diversity of languages, cultures and nations. Worshipping together, we rejoice in reaching out to the world and becoming One in Christ.

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All Saints' Church, Sunday Creche, Sunday School and Youth Programs operate The Child Protection Policy of the Convocation of  Episcopal Churches in Europe.

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churchestogether.be is a useful resource for all Christians. As well as giving information about other English-speaking churches, there are links to many sources of information, resources for personal devotion, Bible study, Sunday school, church events and social facilities. And it’s worth looking from time to time to see what’s going on.

See our profile page
with upcoming events at:

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sunday school

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Sunday School Parents’ Meeting after church this Sunday  all parents and anyone interested in helping -- come hear about plans for the year ahead, including our new Acolyte program.

We need to hire someone to coordinate and teach our creche/nursery every Sunday. If you know someone for the position, speak with the Rector.

you can do the hokey pokey... or not!

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Whether you are young or old, single or not EVERYONE is included in the plans for fun on 27 September. We have to give the caterers an RSVP number for the All Saints' Church 35th AnniversarY CELEBRATION. So you don't forget, RIGHT NOW RESERVE. Yes, it’s called a  dinner dance but it’s for EVERYONE. (& please, if the suggested donation is a problem, just give what you can. What's important is that everyone attend!)

 If you have OLD PHOTOS, VIDEOS - BRING THEM IN for the celebration. If you know stories or remembrance that would be fun to share that evening, let us know.

silent auction

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The SILENT AUCTION IS ON. New things have been added since it began. See them at our Auction Page. Bid early and often for the prizes on the tables in the Cafe. And if you have something, or some skill you might share to contribute for the auction, we can still use contributions. Speak with Felicity Handford or Fiona White. If you know a business that might make a donation, ask!

mission fair

Did you miss the MISSION FAIR LAST WEEK? Good news, we left most of the displays up, so you can still sign up for things This week.

save the dates

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SAVE THE DATE SATURDAY 20 September for MASS & MOVIE NIGHT – because of No-Drive Sunday, we offer an extra chance to attend church, Saturday night at 6 PM. It will be followed by pizza, popcorn, and a movie double feature: “The Great Butter Battle” (suitable for ALL ages, even very young children) followed by "Battle for Terra" - suitable for most ages, children through adult. We will put out a basket to take contributions for the cost of the food. Bring Friends and have fun. 

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Les Paniers Verts is a food Cooperative through which you can have fresh organic food delivered directly from farms to All Saints’ (pick it up when it arrives on Fridays, or at church on Sundays) Sign up at http://www.lespaniersverts.be

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Click HERE to see the current bids on our 35th Anniversary Celebration Silent Auction items!

saints alive!

The September 2014 issue of Saints Alive! is now available. Check out our monthly newsletter which contains articles of interest to the parish as well as calendars and other important information.

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Saints Alive! is available in PDF format: you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view it.

Click here to download the latest issue!

if you would like to receive Saints Alive! through the post, pick-up a hard copy at All Saints', or receive email notifications when a new Saints Alive! is ready for download.

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions, and don’t forget: the last twelve issues of Saints Alive! are always available in our downloads section.

what we believe:

As Episcopalians, we are followers of Jesus Christ, our Lord, and we believe in the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

The Episcopal Church has members in the United States, as well as in Colombia, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Haiti, Honduras, Micronesia, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, Venezuela, and the Virgin Islands.

We strive to love our neighbors as ourselves and respect the dignity of every person.

The Episcopal Church is part of the worldwide Anglican Communion, and traces its heritage to the beginnings of Christianity.

Our liturgy retains ancient structure and traditions and is celebrated in many languages.

Both men and women, including those who are married, are eligible for ordination as deacons, priests and bishops.

We believe in amendment of life, the forgiveness of sin, and life everlasting.

Lay people exercise a vital role in the governance and ministry of our church.

Holy Communion may be received by all baptized Christians, not only members of the Episcopal Church.

We uphold the Bible and worship with the Book of Common Prayer.

We affirm that committed relationships are lifelong and monogamous. Episcopalians also recognize that there is grace after divorce and do not deny the sacraments to those who have been divorced.

We affirm that issues such as birth control are matters of personal informed conscience.

We celebrate our unity in Christ while honoring our differences, always putting the work of love before uniformity of opinion.

All are welcome to find a spiritual home in the Episcopal Church.

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