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Fr Jeremiah Williamson

jeremiah-staff-small.jpgTHE REV. JEREMIAH WILLIAMSON

Rector | 719.328.1125 ext 303

Fr. Jeremiah was called to serve as rector of Grace and St. Stephen’s in 2016. His path to the Episcopal Church reflects the journey that more and more people who come through our doors have experienced. Raised in the Pentecostal tradition, Jeremiah’s leadership abilities were affirmed and nurtured there where he led music; taught Sunday School and led youth events. He discovered the Anglican tradition while attending a Free Methodist church in college and went on receive his M. Div. from Drew Theological School. After finishing his M. Div., he completed a diploma in Anglican Studies at the General Theological Seminary in New York City and has a Contemporary Music degree from Greenville College. Jeremiah has served at Episcopal Churches since 2003, including St. Paul’s (Chatham, NJ), Grace (Madison, NJ), St. John’s (Youngstown, OH) and most recently was rector at St. Andrew’s in Toledo, Ohio. Fr. Jeremiah is a two-time Deputy to General Convention. He is the author of Praying the Scriptures: Litanies for Sunday Worship (Church Publishing, 2014) and a contributor to the book Tell the Truth, Shame the Devil: Stories about the Challenges of Young Pastor (James Ellis III, ed., Smythe & Helwys, 2015). He and his wife Jennifer, an ordained United Methodist pastor, have two sons Oscar and Isaiah. The family enjoys exploring the beauty of Colorado Springs’ open spaces, great films and music and Cleveland sports.