Church of the Holy Redeemer

When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house where they were sitting.

Divided tongues, as of fire, appeared among them, and a tongue rested on each of them. All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other languages, as the Spirit gave them ability.

Now there were devout Jews from every nation under heaven living in Jerusalem.And at this sound the crowd gathered and was bewildered, because each one heard them speaking in the native language of each.Amazed and astonished, they asked, ‘Are not all these who are speaking Galileans? And how is it that we hear, each of us, in our own native language? Parthians, Medes, Elamites, and residents of Mesopotamia, Judea and Cappadocia, Pontus and Asia, Phrygia and Pamphylia, Egypt and the parts of Libya belonging to Cyrene, and visitors from Rome, both Jews and proselytes, Cretans and Arabs—in our own languages we hear them speaking about God’s deeds of power.’ All were amazed and perplexed, saying to one another, ‘What does this mean? Act 2:1-12

A loving community where all people are welcome

In the name of Jesus Christ, we welcome you to the Episcopal Church of the Holy Redeemer. We are a multi-cultural, inclusive and diverse Episcopal church in the Whittier neighborhood of  Denver, Colorado. We celebrate our heritage as both an Anglo-Catholic and an African-American church and  we value our congregation’s diversity.

Our mission statement affirms we are called by God to:

  • Be a loving community were all people are welcome.
  • Proclaim the transformative power of the resurrection in our lives.
  • Build a community of faith from every tribe and language and people and nation.
  • Strive for justice and peace among all people and respect the dignity of every human being.