A HISTORY OF ST. ELISABETH’S CHAPEL BY-THE-SEA

In the summer of 1885, Mrs. Elizabeth Nelson Warren along with her daughter, Cornelia, built a plain chapel on the ocean front of Ortley Beach. It was a lovely site, sitting close to the ocean with its marvelous views and the sound of crashing waves. Volunteer labor, including local shipbuilders, constructed the building representing a modification of then popular seashore cottage style with.. Continue here

Events

Christmas Eve Service - Christmas Carols at 9:00pm Service starts at 9:30pm

Craft Show and Vendors Sale - Saturday, June 16, 2018

Gift Auction - Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Blessing of the Animals - Sunday, October 7, 2018

Holly Berry Christmas Bazaar - Saturday, November 10 and Sunday, 11, 2018

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Worship Services

Sunday service at 9:30am in our new chapel
5 Third Avenue
Ortley Beach, NJ 08751
For a list of readings, please click the image below
Preparing for Sunday
Daily Bible Verse

A fountain of life [is] understanding to its possessors, The instruction of fools is folly.

Proverbs 16 : 22 YLT