Holyrood Church 715 West 179 Street, Upper West side Manhattan, USA, 212-923-3770 mzepeda@holyroodsantacruz.org


Concert for peace


The Campaign of Prayer and Fasting

In the Campaign of Prayer and Fasting that we have begun in our church, one of the challenges is that we
 can bear fruit to make known the project of salvific liberation of Jesus. Towards that space, our Holyrood Church continues to move despite the obstacles.

In bearing fruit I have understood that in order to be a better person I must cultivate my spiritual


Day of Prayer and Fasting


Issa Abigail

Issa Abigail, was born in Sanctuary and today celebrates 1 month of this gift from God. #No to the #Family Separation! #Sports have to stop!


Good morning family

Good .  Our church continues to revitalize.  We remind you that today Thursday 14, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm, we will begin our ASL classes, sign language.  See you tonight!  We are breaking obstacles.


 Ministry for the Deaf


Decision making

Since last night I am meditating on the reality of how I make decisions.  And I've been wondering;  When I make decisions I put them in a filter through wisdom in the Word of God? Or am I content with my own wisdom? James 1:22 tell us: But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.
James continues to describe what the life of genuine, trusting, saving faith looks like. How do people who truly trust God live from day to day? James makes it clear that those who trust God don't merely become experts at listening to God's Word.


Trilingual Mass with the visit of Bishop Mary Glasspool


Saint Francis: The patron of animals

My dear Holyrood family of Santa Cruz.
Saint Francis is the patron of animals because according to tradition he had the gift of understanding animals and it was said that flocks of swallows kept flying in the form of a cross. The story of the fierce wolf that obeyed him when he asked him not to attack anyone else is also very famous.

In our holistic theology we recognize that animals are a gift from God and they help us in many ways because they are part of creation.


The Kings Bay Plowshares 7

The Kings Bay Plowshares 7 is a group of courageous women and men who came to Kings Bay to answer the call of the prophet Isaiah (2:4) to “beat swords into plowshares” by disarming the world’s deadliest nuclear weapon, the Trident submarine. They face 25 years in prison for exposing illegal and immoral nuclear weapons that threaten all life on Earth. The seven nonviolently and symbolically disarmed the Trident nuclear submarine base at Kings Bay, GA on April 4, 2018, Tthe 50th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.