Ottawa, Kingston, and Eastern Ontario

(Dioceses of Ottawa and Ontario)

Lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender people can be sure they’ll receive a welcome in many Anglican parish churches across Canada. Here is a list of welcoming parishes in Eastern Ontario. [updated June 2020]

Ottawa and suburbs

Christ Church Cathedral, Ottawa
414 Sparks Street, downtown Ottawa
Sunday Eucharists: 8:30 (BCP) and 10:30 Choral Eucharist (BAS)
613-236-9149 | email | website | facebook

All Saints Westboro
347 Richmond Road, just west of Churchill, Westboro (west end).
Traditional (BAS) liturgy. Choir. Shares its space with First United Church, Ottawa's first Affirming UC congregation.
Sunday services at: 8:00 and 9:30 am
613 725 9487 | email | website | facebook

Christ Church Bells Corners
3861 Old Richmond Road, south of Robertson Road, in Nepean (western suburb)
Traditional (BAS) liturgy.
Sunday Eucharists at 8:00 and 10:00
613-829-9287 | email | website | Facebook

Church of the Ascension
253 Echo Drive, just south of Pretoria Bridge, Old Ottawa South (central)
Contemporary liturgy.
Sunday Eucharist at 10:00
613-236-3958 | email | website | facebook

Church of the Epiphany
1920 Ogilvie Road at Aviation Parkway, Gloucester (east end/eastern suburb)
Sunday Eucharists at 8:30 and 10:30
613-746-9278 | email | website | facebook

St Albans
454 King Edward Avenue at Daly, Sandy Hill/Lowertown (Downtown)
Adjacent to the University of Ottawa, drawing many post-secondary students and young adults. Contemporary liturgy. Informal.
Sunday Eucharists at 10:00 (English) and 12:00 (French). Informal gathering Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
613-236-0342 | email | website | facebook

St John the Evangelist
154 Somerset Street West at Elgin Street, Centretown (Downtown)
The pioneer in advocating for the LGBT community. Traditional (BAS) liturgy. Renowned for its choir and music.
Sunday services at: 8:00 and 10:15 am
613 232 4500 | email | website | facebook

St John, Kanata North (parish of March)
325 Sandhill Rd, Kanata
Sunday services 9:00 and 10:30am
613-592-4747 | email | website

Kingston

St George’s Cathedral
270 King St. E. (at Johnson), Kingston ON
Sunday Eucharists at 8:00 and 10:30am
613 548 4617 | email | website | facebook

St James
10 Union St West, Kingston ON (on the campus of Queen’s University)
Sunday services: 9:00 and 10:30 am summer (end of June-Labour Day); 9:30am and 5:30pm September-April (worship and supper, aimed at University students & young adults)
613 548 7254 | email | website | facebook

Eastern Ontario

Trinity Church, Cornwall
105 Second St West, Cornwall ON
Services Sunday 8:00 and 10:00am and Weds 10:00am
613-933-3991 | email | website | facebook

Holy Trinity, Merrickville
105 Church St, Merrickville ON
Sunday Services 10:30am
613-269-3848 | email | website | facebook

St James, Morrisburg
20 High St, Morrisburg ON
Sunday services 10:00am
613-543-9304 | email | website | facebook

St Clare, Winchester
2530 Falcone Lane Winchester ON
Sunday services 10:00am
613-774-2236 | email | website | facebook

Christ Church Seaway, Long Sault
2 Bethune Ave Long Sault ON
Sunday services 8:00, 10:00 am
613-534-2560 | email | website | facebook

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