New Bedford, MA
Type: Clergy
Posted May 15, 2023
Job Title
Name of church or organization
Grace Episcopal Church
New Bedford, MA
Job Description

We are an active parish located in historic New Bedford MA. We are seeking a visionary leader who is joyful, generous, and honest; with a love of the Episcopal Liturgy and music in the worship service.

Our next rector should have the skills to communicate well and meet the pastoral needs of our congregation, energize us with meaningful sermons and opportunities for spiritual growth, and participate in outreach and social justice in the greater community. As a parish, we will welcome you into our Grace family, offer our enthusiastic spiritual and social support, exhibit a willingness to listen and learn, and provide strong lay leadership in worship, outreach, and education.

We invite you to visit our Parish Profile to learn more about us and apply.

Type of Commitment
Full Time
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Application Process
To Our Next Rector,

Thank you for praying and discerning a potential call to ministry with God and the faithful people of Grace Episcopal Church, New Bedford. We hope, as you explore our profile, you will glimpse a sense of our community. Grounded in worship and prayer; caring for ourselves and our neighbors; and following Jesus; Grace Church invites you to continue our mutual discernment by submitting an application.

In your application, please submit the following items:
– Letter of Introduction
– Resumé/CV [pdf format]
– Office of Transition Ministry Profile
– A link to a video sermon (Preferred). If one is not available, an audio recording may be submitted.

Please email your complete application packet to the Search and Discernment Committee at

Applications are being accepted through July 15, 2023

Yours in Christ,
The Search and Discernment Committee

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