Houses of Worship

The houses of worship in the Troy area welcome students to their religious services and to their communities. The organizations listed  here are within walking distance or not far from campus. Please use the contact information below to find out more information regarding times of worship and other activities. The list below was provided by the campus Chaplains Office. Please contact (518) 276-6518 if you need further information or have questions about local houses of worship.

Houses of Worship

African Methodist Episcopal Zion

   
Fifth Avenue AME Zion Church 189 Fifth Ave, Troy (518) 235-2700

American Baptist

   
Mt. Ida Community Baptist Church 560 Congress Street, Troy (518) 273-8561

Apostolic

   
Redemption Church of Christ 1511 Sixth Avenue, Watervliet (518) 272-7848

Armenian

   
Holy Cross Armenian Apostolic 255 Spring Avenue, Troy (518) 274-1477
United Armenian Calvary Eagle Street, Troy (518) 274-1651

Baha'i

   
Baha'is of Albany   (518) 512-9995

Baptist

   
Bethel Baptist Church 2165 Fifth Avenue, Troy (518) 274-4303
Grace Baptist Church 612 Fourth Avenue, Troy (518) 233-1334
Temple Baptist Church 142 Lower Newton Road, Waterford (518) 664-8658

Buddhist

   

KTC Buddhist Meditation & Study Center

Meetings at Doane Stuart School

199 Washington Avenue, Rensselaer (518) 434-7420

Christian/Non-Denominational

   
Cornerstone Christian Church 183 Schoolhouse Road, Albany (518) 862-0944
East Ridge Community Church  80 Vandenburgh Ave, Troy (518) 629-4848
Good Ground Family Church 49 Johnston Avenue, Cohoes (518) 233-0398
Light of the World Christian Church 28 Sparrowbush Road, Latham (518) 786-3528
Loudonville Community Church 374 Loudon Road, Loudonville (518) 426-0751
New Hope Ministries  334 Second Avenue, Albany (518) 449-3288

Redeeming Love Gospel Church

42 Woodward Avenue, Troy (518) 272-0571
Terra Nova Church 409 River Street (Rev Hall), Troy (518) 833-0504
Victorious Life Christian Church 1838 Fifth Avenue, Troy (518) 272-4237
Living Hope Community Church 458 Old Niskayuna Road, Latham (518) 785-8888

Christian & Missionary Alliance

   
Green Hills Alliance Church 761 Hoosick Road, Troy (518) 279-0000

Christian Science

   
First Church of Christ, Scientist 555 Delaware Avenue, Delmar (518) 475-9539

Church of Christ

   
Disciples of Christ 500 Brunswick Road, Troy (518) 279-1588

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

   
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 411 Loudon Road, Loudonville (518) 462-4581
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints 728 Madison Avenue, Albany (518) 426-2937

Coptic Orthodox

   
St. Mary's & St. George's Coptic Orthodox Church 820 Madison Avenue, Albany (518) 489-2537

Covenant

   
Pleasantdale Covenant Church 155 New Turnpike Road, Troy (518) 235-5101

Eastern Catholic

   
St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church 2410 Fourth Avenue, Watervliet (518) 273-6752

Eastern Orthodox

   
St. Basil's Greek Orthodox Church 909 River Street, Troy (518) 273-8923
St. Basil's Russian Orthodox Church 6 Lansing Avenue, Watervliet (518) 279-6262
St. Nicholas Ukrainian Orthodox Church 376 Third Street, Troy (518) 274-5482

Episcopal

   
Trinity Episcopal Church 585 Fourth Avenue, Troy (518) 235-3873
Oaks of Righteousness 2954 6th Avenue, Troy (518) 423-5022
St. John's Episcopal Church 146 First Street, Troy (518) 274-5884 
St. Paul's Episcopal Church 58 Third Street, Troy (518) 273-7351

Evangelical

   
Grace Fellowship 20 Delatour Road, Watervliet (518) 785-4959
Grace Fellowship North 1 Enterprise Avenue, Halfmoon (518) 

Friends

   
Friends Meeting Of Albany  727 Madison Avenue, Albany (518) 436-8812

Hindu

   
Hindu Temple 450 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville (518) 459-7272

Islamic

   
Masjid Al-Hidaya 2339 15th Street, Troy (518) 274-0137

Jehovah's Witnesses

   
Jehovah's Witnesses  20 Cooksboro Road, Troy (518) 663-5068

Jewish

   
Berith Sholom Congregation (Reform) 167 Third Street, Troy (518) 272-8872
Beth Tephilah Synagogue (Orthodox) 82 River Street, Troy (518) 272-3182
RPI- Sage Hillel 3536 Rensselaer Union, 110 Eighth Street, Troy (518) 276-6518
Temple Beth El (Conservative) 411 Hoosick Street, Troy (518) 272-6113

Lutheran

   
Faith Lutheran Church 50 Leversee Road, North Troy (518) 237-4641
Poestenkill Evangelical Lutheran  722 Round Top Road, Poestenkill (518) 283-6045
Prince of Peace Lutheran, Clifton Park 4 Northeast Drive, Clifton Park (518) 371-2226
Prince of Peace Lutheran, North Troy 426 Third Avenue, North Troy (518) 235-3664
Gilead Lutheran  308 Brick Church Road, Center Brunswick (518) 279-9270

Maronite

   
Saint Ann- Maronite Catholic Church 1919 Third Avenue, Watervilet (518) 272-6073

Pentecostal

   
Faith & Love Fellowship 85 Washington Street, Rensselaer  (518) 436-0114
Full Gospel Tabernacle  487 Third Avenue Extension, Rensselaer  (518) 283-4254

Presbyterian

   
Brunswick Presbyterian Church 42 White Church Lane, Troy (518) 279-3792
First United Presbyterian Church of Troy 1915 Fifth Avenue, Troy (518) 272-2771
Korean Presbyterian Church of Albany 7 Knox Drive, Schenectady  (518) 355-1564
Oakwood Presbyterian Church  313 Tenth Street, Troy (518) 277-2434
Third Presbyterian Church  113 Winter Street, Troy (518) 283-2420

Roman Catholic

   
Christ Sun of Justice Chapel + Cultural Center 2125 Burdett Avenue, Troy (On Campus)  (518) 274-7793 or (518) 276-6518

Salvation Army

   
Troy Temple Corps 410 River Street, Troy (518) 271-8580

Seventh Day Adventist

   
Joy of Troy Community Seventh- Day Adventist Church 600 Third Avenue, Troy (518) 273-6400
Seventh Day Adventist Church 168 South Allen Street, Albany (518) 465-7814

Ukrainian National

   
Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church 459 Second Street, Troy (518) 274-5318

Unitarian- Universalist 

   
First Unitarian Universalist Society Of Albany 405 Washington Avenue, Albany (518) 463-7135

United Methodist

   
Center Brunswick United Methodist  990 Hoosick Road, Troy (518) 279-4778
Christ Church United Methodist 35 State Street, Troy (518) 272-8392
Hope United Methodist Church  566 Brunswick Road, Troy (518) 279-1403
Pawling Avenue United Methodist  520 Pawling Avenue, Troy (518) 273-6859

Various Denominations

   
Sikh Gurudwara 11 Michigan Avenue, East Greenbush (518) 477-8272
     

 

Religious Services

Visit Campus Chaplains Office located in the Rensselaer Student Union, Room 3514.

Phone: (518) 276-6518

E-mail: chaplain@rpi.edu