Why St. John’s

Welcome to St. John’s Episcopal Church! We invite you to spend some time exploring our website and getting to know us.

The Episcopal Church which is part of the worldwide Anglican Communion, which is made up of more than 80 million members in 44 regional and national member churches in more than 160 countries.

St. John’s is part of the Diocese of Alabama, one of two dioceses in Alabama. All churches south of Montgomery are part of the Diocese of the Central Gulf Coast. Our diocesan bishop is the Rt. Rev. Kee Sloan.

Basic beliefs are expressed in the Book of Common Prayer and especially in the Catechism (page 845).

This page from the National Episcopal Church website provides comprehensive details of our core beliefs and doctrines.