Church of the Ascension

Come as you are. Find your church family. ALL are welcome!

Located in the heart of Kentucky's capital city, Church of the Ascension offers a place of comfort, hope, and peace of mind. We are dedicated to spreading the teachings of Jesus Christ. We are a welcoming and affirming community; we believe God accepts people of every race, culture, age, ability, gender, sexual orientation, educational level and economic status... and so must we. We invite you to join us, and look forward to meeting you!

SUNDAY SERVICES at 8:00 & 10:30 AM


Part of the Episcopal Diocese of Lexington

  • Church of the Ascension, 311 Washington Street, Frankfort, KY 40601, United States
  • 502-223-0557
  • Office Hours: Tuesday - Thursday, 9AM - 3PM, and Friday, 9AM - 1PM For individual contact info, please see the Clergy, Staff & Vestry page under About Us. In case of after-hours emergencies involving the building or grounds, please contact our Junior Warden, Jim King (502-330-2286), or our Sexton, David Gierlach (502-395-0278). Site Photo Credits: Jenny Neat & Craig Aossey Check out our Facebook group for more photos and discussion:


  • 01/18/2018 02:08 PM

Meet the nominees!

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  • 10/13/2017 11:12 AM

A VOICE RECITAL by Dr. Caroline Gibson, accompanied by John Martin, will be held in Ascension’s parish hall on All Saints Sunday, November 5, at 4:00 p.m.

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  • 10/13/2017 11:05 AM

ALL are welcome at Ascension! Visit our hospitality booth at the first Capital Pride Day - Saturday, October 14, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

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  • 08/30/2017 05:05 PM

How to help Geoff and Heidi

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  • 08/22/2017 11:17 AM

FPB is burying wires in Catfish Alley; access to our back/kitchen entrance may be restricted...

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  • 06/21/2017 06:40 PM

A solstice sunbeam sets the altar cross afire!

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