1490 Mark Thomas Drive Monterey, CA 93940 (831) 375-4463

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.


Open Sundays for 10:00 AM Services

At this time we will be open for one service on Sundays:

10:00 AM Holy communion – with music

Please see the News and Upcoming Events section below for sermon text and updates.


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 are currently not back in Sunday school, but bring the whole family to our 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

News and Upcoming Events

Sunday, February  18, 2024 – Lessons and Collect for the first Sunday in Lent

February 14, 2024 Ash Wednesday 1:00 pm – The Reverand Richard Leslie, Imposition of Ashes and Holy Communion

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper – February 13th, 5:00-7:00 pm
Come to dinner Tuesday night at St. John’s for pancakes, sausages, and a good time! It is called “Shrove” Tuesday, which comes from old English and means “to confess one’s sins.” It is also called Fat Tuesday, better known as Mardi Gras! Five dollar donation per person, children eat for free!  All you can eat. Contact Margee Bennett for more information.

Sunday, February 11, 2024 – Lessons for the Sunday called Quinquagesima, or the Sunday before Lent

Sunday, February 4, 2024 -Lessons for the Sunday called Sexagesima or the Second Sunday before Lent

St. John’s Newsletter – February 2024

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

Psalm 146:6