Hello and welcome to St. Paul’s Anglican Church
in the Westdale neighbourhood
of Hamilton, Ontario.
The Church with the Red Doors!
National Indigenous Day of Prayer Service:
On Saturday, June 19 at 9:00pm, the Office of the National Indigenous Anglican Archbishop will host an online video worship service to celebrate the National Indigenous Day of Prayer. The service will include contributions from Indigenous Anglicans and non-Indigenous allies from coast to coast to coast.
From the Anglican Diocese of Niagara:
Flags Lowered To Honour Residential School Children Who Never Returned Home.
The flags at Cathedral Place have been lowered to half-mast out of respect for the 215 children whose remains were recently discovered at the Kamloops Indian Residential School.
In doing so, the diocese acknowledges the suffering and pain caused by the residential schools system and the Anglican Church of Canada’s complicity in it, as well as the heartbreaking reality that so many children never returned to their families. Read more…
From the Canadian Council of Churches:
A Statement from the President and General Secretary of The Canadian Council of Churches Regarding the Documentation of the Mass Grave at the Kamloops Residential School.
Canadian Council of Churches Kamloops statement
A letter from St. Paul’s Wardens:
As we head into what we hope will be a summer of increased social contact and outdoor activity, we wanted to share with you the inside scoop of all that has been happening on your behalf at St. Paul’s, despite the interruptions of COVID-19.
Read more here.
Pentecost at St. Paul’s
If you missed our online service on May 23, you can watch it here: The Day of Pentecost.
Sunday Prayers with Bishop Susan
Join Bishop Susan live on Facebook every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 10:40 a.m.
for Sunday Prayers. Diocese Facebook Page
(Or visit the Diocese YouTube channel to watch the videos any time.)
St. Paul’s Sunday Prayers & Coffee Hour on Zoom
Right after Bishop Susan’s prayers, tune in to St. Paul’s Prayers at 10:45 a.m. on Zoom and stay for the coffee hour afterward to catch up with everyone. Get more details by calling the church office at 905-528-3724 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Something new for Spring 2021!
Check out Saint Paul’s Jazz Vespers “Tasters”! These short episodes are “tastes” of Jazz Vespers published in hopeful anticipation of gathering live again for this popular Sunday afternoon service.