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Spring Fling Dance Social

Join us for ourSpring Fling Dance SocialCalling all dancers and non-dancers!! Come join me for a fun, causal night of dancing. We will be playing all variety of music from waltz to swing, rumba to salsa! Christina will give a short lesson of Swing to start the night off.We will be providing punch and finger […]

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“Pictures at an Exhibition”

What: “Images”: Eric Trudel, pianist, and Margaret Astrup, sopranoWhen: Sunday, April 29, 4-5pm (new date!)Where: 450 Whitney Avenue, New HavenCost: Freewill offering to Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen The Bethesda Music Series presents a recital with prize-winning Canadian concert pianist Eric Trudel and American soprano Margaret Astrup at Bethesda Lutheran Church, 450 Whitney Avenue, New Haven, […]

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Elijah

What: Elijah by Mendelssohn, with choirs, soloists, and orchestraWhen: Wednesday, May 23, 7pmWhere: 450 Whitney Avenue, New HavenCost: Freewill OfferingThe Bethesda Music Series proudly present Mendelssohn’s famous and mighty oratorio Elijah, sung by the choirs of Bethesda Lutheran Church, First Presbyterian Church, and United Church on the Green. Dr. Lars Gjerde, Director of Music at […]

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St. Luke’s Steel Band in Concert

What: St. Luke’s Steel Band in ConcertWhen: Sunday, April 8, 4pmWhere: Bethesda Lutheran Church, 450 Whitney Avenue, New HavenCost: Freewill offering to Integrated Refugee and Immigrant Services of New Haven“A Symphony of Steel” – St. Luke’s Steel Band in Concert The Bethesda Music Series proudly presents the renowned and energetic St. Luke’s Steel Band in […]

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Spirituals Concert: Legacy of Faith and Hope

What: Richard Ford and the Heritage Chorale sing spiritualsWhen: Sunday, February 18, 4pmWhere: Bethesda Lutheran Church, 450 Whitney Avenue, New HavenCost: Freewill offering to Christian Community ActionThe Bethesda Music Series presents singer Richard Ford and the Heritage Chorale of New Haven in a moving and lively program of African American Spirituals, featured in celebration of […]

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Music Director Search

Bethesda Lutheran Church, New Haven, CT, is searching for a new music director to assume leadership in June, 2018. Visit our music pages to learn more about our music ministries. Bethesda has a rich and long-standing musical tradition, with many skilled musicians involved in our worship life and 25-year-old concert series. Enjoy the benefits of […]

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2017 Companion Trip to the Holy Land

Walking on the Road2017 Companion Trip to the Holy LandJoin New England Synod Bishop Jim Hazelwood and Companion Synod Coordinator Pastor Tim Keyl onThe New England Synod’s Companion Synod Mission Trip to The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land (ELCJHL) Dates: November 6-22, 2017Estimated Cost: $3,850 all-inclusive (airfare, room & double-occupancy board, ground […]

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Companion Trip to the Holy Land

Join Pastor Tim Keyl on The New England Synod’s Companion Synod Mission Trip to The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land (ELCJHL) Dates: December 29, 2015-January 14, 2016 Cost: $3,700 all-inclusive (airfare, room & board, ground travel, including Petra and Jordan) Tour Leader: Pastor Tim Keyl, Bethesda Lutheran Church, New Haven, Connecticut […]

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Olive Oil from the Mount of Olives

Order Olive Oil to benefit Augusta Victoria Hospital on the Mount of Olives Lutheran World Federation in Jerusalem is suffering from a recent lack of funding from the Palestinian Authority.  One program that benefits patients unable to meet expenses is the Olive Oil program, processed from olives grown on the campus of Augusta Victoria Hospital […]

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