The Inclusive Community-UCC
A new vision of Christianity since 1986
Celebrating our 25th Year
Rev. Dr. Anthony T. Padovano, Pastor

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Service 11:00am
Stanley Congressional Church
94 Fairmont Avenue
Chatham, NJ 07928


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Meet the Pastor
Anthony T. Padovano holds doctorates and professorships in theology and literature and has been a visiting professor at twenty-five American colleges and universities.  He is a founding member and a distinguished professor of literature and philosophy at Ramapo College of New Jersey.  Dr. Padovano was the first elected president of CORPUS, the National Association for an Inclusive Priesthood.  Since 1986, he has served as the appointed Catholic pastor of The Inclusive Community in Chatham, NJ, where Catholics and Protestants worship together. 

The author of twenty-eight award-winning books and plays that have been translated into eight languages, Dr. Padovano is a popular lecturer around the world and regularly appears in the media on both sides of the Atlantic.  He presents occasionally at United Nations Conferences in New York, Geneva and the Hague.  His personal and professional papers are in the permanent archives of the University of Notre Dame.   

For more information on Dr. Anthony T. Padovano, visit his website at

Clergy Team


  • Kathy Bailey

  • Terry Quinn

  • Mary Scaine

Church Council