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Religious Life

Coe College believes that it is important to foster a friendly religious environment that accepts and respects the religious faith and beliefs of all its student and faculty.

The Coe community is diverse in its religious makeup, and works to promote a positive religious experience for its population. Regardless of your faith, the chaplain is available to all members of the Coe community for pastoral counseling, guided prayer, pre-marital counseling, and any other spiritual need.

Opportunities for Students

Cedar Rapids offers a multitude of opportunities for students to actively participate in local communities of faith, many of which are within walking distance of Coe's urban setting. Click here for a list of those religious centers nearest to Coe.

Additionally, there are several Christian student organizations at Coe, a thriving interfaith community, and opportunities for vocational discernment and leadership development for those considering ministry and/or religious leadership as a career.

Hours

  • Drop in: Monday-Friday from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Appointments may also be made to meet with her.

Location

  • Student Development Suite in Upper Gage Memorial Union

Religious Centers in Cedar Rapids

This list is prepared by the Coe College Office of the Chaplain for informational purposes only. No endorsements are being made. There are many other religious centers in the Cedar Rapids area. Please contact the chaplain for more information.

Christianity

African Methodist Episcopal

Bethel A.M.E. Church
512 6th St SE
319.363.1251

Antiochian Orthodox

St. George Orthodox Church
3650 Cottage Grove Avenue SE
www.stgeorgecedarrapids.org

Episcopal

Christ Episcopal Church
220 40th Street NE
www.christepiscopal.org

Grace Episcopal Church
525 A Avenue NE
www.crgraceepiscopal.org

Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA)

First Lutheran Church
1000 Third Avenue SE
www.firstlutherancr.org

Greek Orthodox

St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox
501 A Avenue NE
www.stjohncr.org

Roman Catholic

Immaculate Conception
857 Third Avenue SE
www.immconcr.com

St. Patrick’s
120 5th St. NW
stpatrickscr.org/

Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)

First Presbyterian Church
310 Fifth Street SE
www.fpccr.org

Westminster Presbyterian Church
1285 Third Avenue SE
www.crwpc.org

Southern Baptist

Veritas Church
Doubletree Hotel
350 1st Avenue NE
www.veritascr.church

United Church of Christ

First Congregational
361 17th Street SE
www.fcccr.org

United Methodist

St. Paul's United Methodist Church
1340 Third Avenue SE
www.stpaulsumc.org

Bahá’í Faith

Cedar Rapids Bahá'í Center
1921 1st Avenue SE
www.crbahais.org

Buddhism

Cedar Rapids Zen Center (Soto-Zen)
1618 Bever Avenue SE
www.cedarrapidszencenter.org

Hinduism

Hindu Temple Association of Eastern Iowa
1700 Naoma Drive SW
www.iowahindutemple.org

Islam

Islamic Center of Cedar Rapids
2999 1st Avenue SW
www.crmosque.com

Judaism

Temple Judah (URJ)
3221 Lindsay Lane SE
www.templejudah.org

Latter-day Saints

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints CR Ward
4150 Bluejay Drive
4300 Trailridge Road SE
www.lds.org

Unitarian Universalist

The Peoples Church Unitarian Universalist
4980 Gordon Ave NW
www.peoplesuu.org