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

Shrove Tuesday, February 13th – ECW Luncheon 1130 a.m. – 1 p.m.

The St. John’s Episcopal Church Women will gather for lunch and fellowship. Please bring your own lunch but dessert and beverages will be provided.

Ash Wednesday, February 14th

The Church Season of Lent begins on Ash Wednesday with the service of imposition of ashes at Noon and 5:30 p.m.

Vestry Meeting, February 14 at 6 – 8 p.m.

The February monthly meeting of the vestry will take place in Centennial Hall. Preparations for the annual vestry retreat will be discussed. Everyone is welcome to attend this meeting.

Annual Vestry Retreat, February 23 – 24 at Mission Springs

The St. John’s vestry will go on retreat from 3 p.m. Friday until 3 p.m. Saturday at Mission Springs Christian Conference Camp new Scotts Valley. Please keep the vestry in prayer as they discuss the year ahead.

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