Congratulations to Pastor Jerry!

Trinity Episcopal Church in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Congratulates The Rev. Dr. Gerard R Gaeta Obl.S.B.
our Priest Associate
on the Fiftieth Anniversary of his Ordination
as a Pastor
in Christ’s one holy catholic and apostolic church

Jane and Jerry

M. Div. from Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio (1968)
S.T.M. and D. Min. from New York Theological Seminary (1978 and 1981)

Ordained as Pastor on Pentecost III in June 23, 1968, at
Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, Ramsey, NJ (hometown).
Rostered in the Metropolitan New York Synod, ELCA

Faith Lutheran Church, Portland, Ore.

Faith Lutheran Church, Pittsburg, Pa
Lord of Life Lutheran Church, North Haledon, NJ
Grace Lutheran Church, Scarsdale, NY
Planning Association of Bronx Lutheran Churches
(Pan Lutheran Coalition of 21 parishes)
St. John’s Lutheran Church, Lindenhurst, NY
(co-Pastor with Pastor Jane Gaeta)

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Rockville Center, NY
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Plainview, NY
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Levittown, NY
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Walden, NY (Diocese of New York)
Christ Episcopal Church, Stroudsburg, Pa (Diocese of Bethlehem)

Serving at Trinity Episcopal Church, in the Episcopal Diocese of Bethlehem, since November 2011.  Under guidelines of the Call to Common Mission establishing full communion between the ELCA and the Episcopal Church in 2000, clergy from either Church may serve by License to Officiate issued by the Bishop of the Diocese/Synod.