Getting here

LOCATION
2017 Sixth Avenue North
Birmingham, Alabama
35203
Click here for Map/Directions.

PARKING
Free Parking is available on Sunday mornings at the Advent Episcopal School surface parking lot and at the Financial Center Parking Deck, both on 5th Avenue North, in the same block as the Cathedral. Cars exiting the Financial Center deck after 1:00 p.m. will have to pay 50 cents. Parking on our lot at the corner of Richard Arrington, Jr. Blvd. & 6th Avenue is available on a limited basis.

SPECIAL NEEDS
Physically impaired persons may find it helpful to park in the lot at 6th Avenue and 21st Street, entering through the doors under the portecochère .

Hearing Amplifiers are available for anyone who wishes to hear the service more clearly. You may obtain a receiver from an usher.

SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICES

7:30 a.m.  –  Holy Communion (1928 Prayer Book)
9:00 a.m.  –  Holy Communion or Morning Prayer (Rite I)
11:00 a.m.  –  Morning Prayer or Holy Communion (Rite I)
5:00 p.m.  –  Holy Communion or Evening Prayer in the Refectory

If you would like more information about the Advent, or for someone to contact you personally, please take time to fill out the form in the pew racks so that we can get to know you.

CHILD CARE / CHILDREN’S SUNDAY SCHOOL
Sunday morning Nursery is available from 8:45 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Children up to 5K go directly to Sunday School before the 9:00 a.m. service. Children in grades 1 through 5 leave the service at 9:20 to go to Sunday School. For classroom locations, go to the Sunday School page. Upon your arrival, please see an usher for directions, or visit the Welcome table in Clingman Commons.

Sunday evening Child Care is available from 4:30 to 6pm.

ADULT CHRISTIAN EDUCATION
Many classes are offered each Sunday at the Advent during most of the year. For current classes being offered, go to the Worship page, or check the service leaflet available in church.