1490 Mark Thomas Drive Monterey, CA 93940 (831) 375-4463
Father Bob Ott of St. John's Chapel, Episcopal church in Monterey, CA
St.John’s Chapel entrance
Choir from St. John's Chapel in Monterey, CA

Welcome to St. John's Chapel in Monterey

St. John’s is a loving community of Christians who strive to share and celebrate the grace of God. We have been part of the Monterey community since 1891 and our congregation has welcomed military, international, and Central Coast families for generations.



What is St. John's Chapel About?

icon_crossA traditional parish

St. John’s Chapel is an Episcopalian parish that worships using the traditional 1928 Book of Common Prayer.


icon_bibleA family-focused parish
We conduct Sunday School for adults as well as for parents and their children before the 10:30 am service.


icon_footprintsOn mission to follow Christ
Our mission is to follow Christ, to worship God, and to work and pray and give for the spread of his kingdom.



Christian Education

Upcoming Events

Parish Breakfast – Wednesday, July 25, 8:00am

Our July parish breakfast will feature Bonnie Prince Charlie…or at least pictures from Scotland and the story of Charles Edward Stuart “born to be king.”

Parish Movie Night – Friday, July 27

This month’s movie will be the 1964 classic “Becket” starring Peter O’Toole as King Henry II and Richard Burton as Thomas a’ Becket.

Annual Parish Picnic and Croquet Test Match – Sunday, July 29, 12:00-4:00pm

Our annual parish picnic will take place at the Turner Ranch in Carmel Valley. Please bring some food to share. BBQ and beverages will be provided by St. John’s! We will also hold our annual croquet match – teams will be the 8:00 service versus the 10:30 service.

Hello There!

Some of the friendly faces you may see at St. John's Chapel

Which made heaven, and earth, the sea, and all that therein is: which keepeth truth for ever

Psalm 146:6