CON Contact Us DON Donate
Our History General Assembly Worldwide Outreach Ministries Standards Resources

Today in OPC History

History Image

May 30

Raymond Commeret

“On May 30, 1992, a surprise retirement dinner was held for the Rev. and Mrs. Raymond E. Commeret,” reported New Horizons in its November 1992 issue. “The event was hosted by Covenant OPC of Barre, Vermont, in recognition of Ray’s faithfulness to this particular work as well as his many years of dedication to the OPC.”

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Commeret studied at Hope College and Westminster Seminary, and he was ordained by the Presbytery of Philadelphia in 1949. He served Orthodox Presbyterian congregations in Kirkwood, Pennsylvania (1949–1956) and Fair Lawn, New Jersey (1956–1972), before devoting two decades to planting churches in Burlington and Barre, Vermont.

After his retirement, Commeret moved to Michigan with his wife Rosemary, where he was active at Harvest OPC in Grand Rapids, serving on the session, teaching Sunday school, and visiting the elderly and shut-ins. He joined the church triumphant on May 24, 2003, at the age of 81.

Picture: Raymond, Rosemary, Karen, Thomas, Timothy and Lucie Commeret

New Picture - NH, Aug-Sept 2003, 22

OPC
© 2014 The Orthodox Presbyterian Church
o

Search OPC.org

MINISTRIES

Chaplains and Military Personnel

Diaconal Ministries

Historian

Inter-Church Relations

Pensions

Planned Giving

Short-Term Missions

RESOURCES

Church Directory

Daily Devotional

Audio Sermons

Trinity Hymnal

Camps & Conferences

Gospel Tracts

Book Reviews

Publications

Newsletter

Presbyterian Guardian