Classified: Renewal Leave Priest at Christ Church New Brunswick

Renewal Leave Priest

Christ Church, 5 Paterson Street, New Brunswick, NJ


Half-time (6 units/week); Monday, June 6 to Sunday, September 25, 2022


$8,500 plus SECA, mileage and pension (if applicable)



  • All Sunday, Wednesday and holy day worship services
    • Sunday services:
      • June 12-September 4: 9:30am Holy Eucharist
      • September 11, 18 and 25: 8a.m. Rite 1 Holy Eucharist and 10:30a.m. Rite 2 Holy Eucharist
    • Wednesday service: Noonday Prayer (via Zoom)
  • Funerals and weddings (separate fee schedule for non-members)


  • Attend weekly staff meetings (this can be via Zoom)
  • Communicate regularly with the Wardens


  • Manage pastoral care and life transitions, including baptisms, weddings, and funerals;
  • Support the Renewal Leave Team work and parish engagement of renewal leave activities; attend activities if able;
  • Support the parish Independence Day event efforts; attend if able.

Ideally, we would like someone who can be present for the entirety of the renewal leave.  If, however, you are interested but have reasonable time away requests, we are still interested in speaking with you and can negotiate the stipend thusly!

Please contact the Rev. Joanna Hollis at via email or phone 732-545-6262.