Toronto Area

(Diocese of Toronto)

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 the Toronto Area.

Downtown

Church of the Redeemer
162 Bloor St West at Avenue Road
416 922 4948
Sunday services at: 9:30 and 11:15 am, 7 pm
email and website
Redeemer is the home of Integrity/Toronto

St James’ Cathedral
65 Church St at King St East
416 364 7865
Sunday services at: 8, 9 & 11 am, and 4:30 pm
email and website

Holy Trinity
10 Trinity Square – just west of the Eaton Centre
416 598 4521
Sunday services at: 9 and 10:30 am
website

St Peter
188 Carlton St — east of Sherbourne
416 924 1891
Sunday service at: 10:30 am
email and website

St Simon the Apostle
525 Bloor St East between Parliament and Sherbourne
416 923 8714
Sunday service at: 10:30 am

St Thomas
383 Huron Street — one block east of Spadina, just south of Bloor
416 979 2323
Sunday services at: 8, 9:30 and 11 am, 7pm
email and website

St Batholomew
509 Dundas Street — near Parliament
416 368 9180
Sunday services at: 10:30 am
email and website

Church of the Messiah
240 Avenue Road — at Dupont Street
416 922 4371
Sunday services at: 10:30 am
website

St Andrew-by-the-Lake
Toronto Island
416 203 0873
Sunday services usually at: 10:30 am -
the church van meets the ferry that departs from the mainland at 10:00 bound for Wards Island
website

Trinity College
6 Hoskin Avenue – just west of Queen’s Park, on the University of Toronto campus
416 978 3288
The Trinity College chapel community worships at various times in the week, depending on whether it’s term time or not. Email the college chaplain, or visit the chapel website

St Stephen in-the-Fields
103 Bellevue Ave — on College (midway between Spadina and Bathurst)
416 921 6350
Sunday sung mass at 10:30am; Wednesday said mass at 12 noon; informal Bread and Honey service Saturdays at 7pm (outdoors in a nearby park in summer)
email and website

West

All Saints Kingsway
2850 Bloor St West corner of Prince Edward, 5 blocks east of Royal York
416-233-1125
Sunday services at 8:00 and 10:00am
email and website

St Anne

270 Gladstone Avenue – one block from Dufferin and Dundas West
416 536 3160
Sunday services at: 10:00 am
email and website

St George's-on-the-Hill
4600 Dundas St W, between Royal York and Islington
416 239 2341
Sunday services at: 8:30am and 10:30am
Summer (July 1 to Labour Day): single service at 9:30am
email and website

St John’s West Toronto

288 Humberside Ave – two blocks north of High Park subway station
416 763 2393
Sunday services at: 8:30 and 10:30 am
email and website

St Margaret (New Toronto)
156 Sixth Street, Etobicoke -- one block east of Islington, and one block north of Lakeshore Blvd. W.
416-259-2659
Sunday service 10:30 am
email and website

St Mary Magdalene
477 Manning Avenue one block north of College, four blocks west of Bathurst
416 531 7955
Sunday services at: 8:00, 9:30 and 11:00 am
email and website

St Martin in-the-Fields
151 Glenlake Avenue – corner of Indian Grove, one block north and east of Bloor and Keele (Keele subway)
416 767 7491
Sunday services at: 8:30 and 11:00 am

St Matthias
45 Bellwoods Ave – north of Queen, six blocks west of Bathurst
416 603 6720
Sunday service at: 10:30 am
email and website

St Philip (Etobicoke)
31 St Phillip’s Road – just north of Royal York and Dixon
416-247-5181
Sunday services at: 8:30 and 10:30 am
email

North

St Clement (Eglinton)
59 Briar Hill – west of Yonge, north of Eglinton
416 483 6664
Sunday services at: 9:15 & 11 am, 4:30 pm
email and website

St George (Willowdale)
5350 Yonge St – Between North York Centre & Finch subway stations
416 225 1922
Sunday services at: 8 and 10:30 am
email and website

St Timothy (North Toronto)
100 Old Orchard Grove at Ridley Blvd - just west of Yonge, halfway between Lawrence and Wilson – map here
416 488 0079
Sunday services at: 8:00 and 10:00am
email and website

Christ Church Deer Park
1570 Yonge Street corner of Heath St – west side of Yonge, two blocks north of St Clair Ave
416 920 5211
Sunday services at: 8.00, 9.15 and 11.00 a.m.
email and website

East

St Dunstan of Canterbury
56 Lawson Road, Scarborough – Kingston Road/Port Union, east of Morningside Ave
416 283 1844
Sunday services at: 8:30 and 10:30 am
email and website

Holy Trinity, Guildwood
85 Livingston Road, Scarborough – corner of Guildwood Pkwy, south of Kingston Road
416 261 9503
Sunday services at: 8:00 and 10:30

Proud Anglicans have participated in the Toronto Pride Parade for many years.

See our photos from Pride parades for 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2009.

Integrity

Integrity/Toronto – Gay and Lesbian Anglicans and friends
We worship together on the 3rd Monday of the month at 7:30pm, at the Church of the Redeemer (Bloor St West at Avenue Rd)
416 323 0389
email and website

Integrity/Niagara — Gay and Lesbian Anglicans and friends
We worship together on the last Tuesday of the month (Sept-June) at 7:00pm, in the Niagara Room of Christ’s Church Cathedral, 252 James St North in Hamilton.
905 527 1316 ×250
email

GTA outside Toronto

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 surrounding the city of Toronto. NB: Oakville churches are in the Diocese of Niagara but are included in this list for reasons of proximity.

Christ Church, Bolton
23 Nancy St, Bolton ON
one block south and east of the corner of King and Queen Streets.
905 857-0433
Sunday services at 8 00 and 10 00 am
email and website

Trinity Church, Port Credit
26 Stavebank Rd, Mississauga ON
just north of Lakeshore Blvd, on the east bank of the Credit River – four blocks from Hurontario St, two blocks from Port Credit GO station
905 278 1992
Sunday service at: 10:00 am
email and website

Church of the Incarnation, Oakville
1240 Old Abbey Lane, Oakville
off Dorval Drive, north of the QEW – opposite Glen Abbey golf course
905 825 2851
Sunday services at: 8:30 and 10:00 am
email and website

St Cuthbert’s, Oakville
1541 Oakhill Drive
Maple Grove and Oakhill, Two Blocks North of Lakeshore Road East in SE Oakville (Near Ford Plant)
905-844-6200
Sunday services: 8 a.m. (Traditional Eucharist); 10 a.m. (Contemporary Eucharist with Choir)
email and website

St Aidan, Oakville
318 Queen Mary Drive, Oakville
off Kerr St, south of the QEW – directions on website
905 845 6111
Sunday services: 8:00, 9:30 and 11:15
email and website

St Peters, Oshawa
1175 Cedar Street
Telephone: 905-728-8080
Sunday services: Holy Eucharist at 10 a.m.
email and website