Spiritual Life

The Alfred community and its surrounding area offer a wide range of spiritual opportunities for Alfred University students. Religious communities in the village and beyond welcome student participation and many religious groups offer on campus activities and programs specifically designed for University students.

Alfred area religious organizations are listed below with contact information. General questions may be directed to Laurie DeMott, Alfred University Interfaith Advisor; 607-587-8738; email demotlj@alfred.edu

Falling Leaf Sangha
Weekly Meditation Sunday 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Miller Center 301, Alfred University Campus
Contact: Dr. Ben Howard
Email: fhowardb@alfred.edu
www.fallingleafsangha.blogspot.com

St. Jude Center for Catholic Campus Ministry
Masses Saturday 11:00 a.m., Sunday 6:30 p.m.* (*when Alfred University and/or SUNY are in session)
Lower College Drive, (across from 10 Elm)
Alfred State College Campus
Contact the pastoral team: Father Sean DiMaria, Christopher Yarnal, 607-587-9411
Email: stjude@alfred.edu
www.facebook.com/saint.jude.3

Alfred events:
For information, contact: Mrs. Usha Nagabhshana, phone 607-276-6790
Email: nagausha5@gmail.com

Hindu Temple of Rochester
Open every day except Wednesdays
120 Pinnacle Rd
Pittsford NY 14534
Contact: 585-427-8091
http://www.hindutempleofrochester.com

Muslim Prayer Space
Brick Hall Room 105 is open for students to pray 5 times a day and carry out any tasks of the Muslim Faith Students may email Mawia Elawad at me6@alfred.edu to learn more about access and getting a key. You may also sign a key out at the ICU in the Campus Center. An AU ID number will be required.

Islamic Center of Rochester
727 Westfall Rd.
Rochester, New York 14620
Contact: 585-442-0117

Hillel
Kiddush 6:30 p.m.
Hillel House 18 South Main Street
Alfred, NY
Contact: Dr. Larry Greil, 607-587-8694 or 607-871-2885
Email: fgreil@alfred.edu
https://www.facebook.com/Hillel-at-Alfred-107007765134/

Alfred Assembly of Christians
Sunday Remembrance 9:30 a.m.
Family Bible Hour 11 a.m.
The Gothic Chapel corner of Ford and Sayles Streets
Friday Bible Study in Almond, 8 p.m.
Call for info or a ride
Contact: Tom Steere, 607-276-6380
On Facebook
Email: lookup@frontiernet.net

Lighthouse Christian Fellowship
Worship and Praise Celebration Sunday 10:00 a.m.
1474 Randolph Road

Student Bible Study
30/30 Freedom Class
7:00 pm Wednesdays
Terra Cotta Coffeehouse
Main St. Alfred, NY

Contact: Pastor Roger Gardner, 607-382-4217
Pastor Penny Gardner, 607-382-4218
LCF Club Advisor Emily Smith 607-382-5075
Email: lighthouse@flmtgif.org
www.lcfalfred.org
Facebook: LCF/Alfred

First Seventh Day Baptist Church
Worship Sabbath (Saturday) 11:00 a.m.
5 Church Street
Contact: 607-587-9430
Email: alfredsdbs@gmail.com

Intervarsity Christian Fellowship: An Interdenominational On-Campus Ministry
Student Chapel Worship Sunday 11:00 a.m.
Howell Hall, Alfred University
Contact: Roger and Sandy McGraw 607-587-8665
Email: smivcf@yahoo.com
www.alfredintervarsity.com

Union University Church: a welcoming and affirming church for people of all denominations
Worship Sunday 10:30 a.m.
5 Church Street (in the Seventh Day Baptist building)
Contact: Reverend Laurie DeMott, 607-587-8738
Email: uuc@unionuniversitychurch.org
www.unionuniversitychurch.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UnionUniversityChurch

United Methodist Church
Worship Saturday 5:00 p.m.
1389 Moland Road
Contact: Pastor Stephen Crowell 716-982-6469
Email: scrowell@united.edu

Abundant Life Ministries
Worship Sunday 10:00 a.m., Wednesday 7:30 p.m.
7083 Route 21
Almond, NY
Contact: Pastor Everett Hasper, 607-661-5345
www.almcommunity.org

Alfred-Almond Bible Church
Adult Bible Fellowship Sunday 9:30 a.m.
Worship Sunday 10:30 a.m.
Vintage Young Adult Ministry – Find "Vintage Alfred" on Facebook
6751 Route 21
Almond, NY
Contact:

Email: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AABible/

Almond Union of Churches: American Baptist/Presbyterian Church USA)
Worship Sunday 10:30 a.m.
11 Main Street
Almond, NY
Contact: Pastor Charlie Emerson
Email: secretary@almondunionchurch.org

Hornell Alfred Unitarian Universalist Society
Meetings second and fourth Sundays 10:30 a.m.
198 Main St.
Hornell, NY
Contact: 607-698-4508 or 607-382-6348
http://hauus.wordpress.com

Seventh Day Baptist Church – Alfred Station: "Baptist with a Difference"
Worship Hour Sabbath (Saturday) 11:00 a.m.
Sabbath School 9:45 a.m.
585 Route 244
Alfred Station, NY
(The Big White building down from Robert Lawrence Trucking, Canacadea Country Store, Baker's Bridge Antiques; up from The Bicycleman, Hi tech Ceramics, Way to Grow Florist, Alfred Knitting Studio, Across from Hill Bottom Pottery. Transportation is Available)

Contact: Rev. Dr. Ken Chroniger, 607-222-6023
Email: pastor.chroniger@gmail.com
www.alfredstationsdb.org
Live Streaming of Sabbath Worship Hour

Links to other religious sites
The Bible On-line
Islamic Calendar of North America
Calendar of Jewish Holy Days
On-Line Koran

Contact
Laurie DeMott
AU Interfaith Advisor
607-587-9288
Email

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