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Church of the Holy Communion

Episcopal Church
218 Ashley Avenue
Charleston, SC 29403

Church of the Holy Communion is a medium-sized church located in Charleston, SC. Our church was founded in 1848 and is associated with the Episcopal Church (TEC).

What to Expect at Church of the Holy Communion

Church of the Holy Communion offers 2 weekend worship services.


M. Dow Sanderson, Rector
Fr. Daniel Clarke, Curate
The Rev. Michael Smith, Deacon
Fr. Randy Morgan, Priest Associate
Clara D. Godshall, Choirmaster/Organist
Kimberly McAtee, Parish Administrator
Janet Gallagher, Treasurer
Rebecca Friedman, Nursery Care
Dana Friedman, Nursery Care
Scarlett Crawford, Day School Director
Dorothy Holland, Day School Teacher
Lisa Clarke, Teaching Assistant
Amber Fludd, Teaching Assistant
Heather Schaffer, Teaching Assistant
Cappy Traywick, Teaching Assistant
Sally Young, Teaching Assistant

Service Times:

Sunday Mattins 7:30am
Sunday Said Mass 8:00am
Sunday Solemn High Mass 10:30am
Monday-Thursday Prayer 7:30am
Monday-Thursday Low Mass 8:00am
Wednesday Healing Mass with Unction 5:30pm

Service Details

  • Formal and informal attire most common
  • Traditional worship style
  • Printed worship bulletin
  • Communion
  • Location: Charleston County
  • Parking: Private lot
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Saturday evening service: No
  • Multi-site church: No
  • Primary language used: English

Ministries and Programs

  • Nursery
  • Children's ministry
  • Adult education
  • Choir
  • Weekday preschool
  • Community service
  • Food pantry
  • Weddings/receptions
  • Funerals

Additional Info About Our Church

We are affiliated with the National Episcopal Church and are members of the Worldwide Anglican communion in full communion with the Arch Bishop of Caterbury.


As people of God, we seek to know and love Jesus Christ, our Lord; to glorify and praise Him in worship. To share Him with the world through proclamation of the Gospel, and through study, service, fellowship and outreach; and in all of this to seek and be guided by the will of God through the power of the Holy Spirit.


To minister to all who seek Jesus Christ without regard to race or sexual orientation.


An Episcopal Church in the Anglo Catholic tradition. We worship God in the beauty of holiness.

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218 Ashley Ave, Charleston SC 29403
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