The Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut

Young Adult Episcopalians

FocusTo support young adults (21-39) in the greater New Haven area and South Central Region in their faith formation, whether or not they attend church, through fellowship, bible study, monthly meals, trips and other activities.

ScopeFounded by the Episcopal Church at Yale as an extension of its campus ministry, YAE has been meeting monthly for two years. YAE's Leadership Team consists of the Rev. Elise Hanley, Alli Gannett, Josh Brown, Whitney Batson, George Black and the Rev. Paul Carling.


Meeting information:

  • Regular Meetings: Monthly in local restaurants, Trips to NY (Cathedral of St. John the Divine), Planned trip to African American Museum in DC, hikes, picnics
  • Leadership Team meets at ECY, Trinity or local restaurants

ECCT parishes active: Episcopal Church at Yale (grad students); Trinity on the Green, New Haven; St. Peter and St. James, New Haven; Christ and St. Peter's, Hamden; St. Thomas, New Haven; Christ Church, New Haven; Berkeley Divinity School at Yale