821 Homestead Road, Jenkintown PA 19046

215 887 0500  oursaviourjenkintown@gmail.com

 


                  Church of Our Saviour proclaims the open, affirming, inclusive hospitality of Christ - all God's children are welcome here!

About Us

The Reverend Eric Bond, Priest-in-Charge

Our Saviour's pastor is The Reverend Eric Bond.  Father Eric also serves as rector of our neighboring church, St. John's, Huntingdon  Valley.  Originally from Chicago, he was raised in Chester County, Pennsylvania and earned his bachelor's and master's degrees from Penn State and the University of Chicago. He attended seminary at Episcopal Divinity School in Cambridge, Massachusetts. After ordination, he served for three years as chaplain at the Church Farm School in Exton, Pennsylvania.  

As Our Saviour's priest-in-charge, Fr. Eric aspires to cultivate a loving Christian community that pursues spiritual growth while sharing a gospel proclamation of God's gracious love as revealed in Christ.

Eric and his wife Carolyn (a Sociology instructor at La Salle University) have been married since the turn of the century.  Together they enjoy the blessings and adventures of raising five childfren.

 

Spiritual Message

Monica Liggins, Organist and Choir Director

Monica Liggins has lived in the Jenkintown area for most of her life. She received both her undergraduate and graduate level certification from Temple University. She was a student of John Binsfeld, past principal organist at Old Christ Church, Philadelphia. An accomplished flutist, she studied with Carol Morgan, Bernard Goldberg, and attended Master Classes with Marcel Moyse. Monica studied Music Therapy with Dr. Kenneth Bruscia and worked as a Music Therapist at COHMAR in Philadelphia and also at De LaSalle In Towne, a school for at risk teen age boys. In her more than 30-year career, she has been organist/choir director at St. Ambrose RC Church (Phila.), St. Luke RC Church, (Glenside), Our Mother of Good Counsel Church, (Southampton,) and Calvary Presbyterian Church in Wyncote. Before coming to COOS she was organist choir director at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in Phoenixville. She lives in Wyncote and has a daughter, Johanna.

 

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