Who's Who?

Rector of Grace Church in Newark 

The Rev. Dr. J. Brent Bates

Click here to read about Father Bates.


(973) 623-1733



Director of Music


Please contact the rector for more info


(973) 623-1733



Rector Emeritus 

The Rev. Canon

George Bowen



Associate Priest

The Rev. Lloyd Prator



Director of Music Emeritus 

Mr. James McGregor

The Staff & Vestry of Grace Church

Learn more about our Staff and Vestry who help keep the church running.

If you would like to volunteer in the church, please contact the Office: office@gracechurchinnewark.org

The Vestry

The Rector
The Rev. Dr. J. Brent Bates


The Wardens
Mr. Jim Cramer

Ms. Tracy Cumming

Class of 2020
Dr. Curtis Branch

Mrs. Rosemary Kearney


Class of 2021
Mr. Sam Armah
Mrs. Sandra Durrell
Mr. Bruce Ford

Class of 2022
Ms. Sherry Phillips-Kolanage
Ms. Darriea Pigott
Mr. Peter Woolley

Grace Church in Newark

950 Broad Street, Newark, NJ 07102

(973) 623-1733 / office@gracechurchinnewark.org

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© Brian Kutner

Homepage image:

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