Today at St Barnabas

7:30 am Morning Prayer
5:30 pm Evening Prayer

This Sunday

10:30 am

Solemnity of the Feast of St Michael and All Angels
Colour: White
10:30 am Procession and Solemn High Mass BAS
Propers p. 424
Genesis 28:10-17
Psalm 103:19-22
Revelation 12:7-12
John 1:47-51

Music of the Mass:

  • Missa Seraphica - Anon.    (Gloria and Creed - Missa de Angelis)
  • Offertory Motet:    Hail, glorious spirits, heirs of light - Christopher Tye (c. 1505-1572)
  • Music at Communion:    Hymn #229 (Picardy)
  • Organ Music: TBA

Recent articles and announcements

By Rev. Canon Stewart Murray, Incumbent at St. Barnabas, Ottawa
(This article appears in the September edition of Crosstalk, the newspaper of the Diocese of Ottawa.)
 

God has a marvelous way of showing us His presence in our lives, often in simple and unexpected ways. I had been struggling with writing this article before I left the parish for some holidays, and the deadline was fast approaching, with little progress being made. Just when I thought I would have to give up, my sister, who is in the midst of downsizing, brought in to the office some items she thought I...

Read more: Hands

By Rev. Canon Stewart Murray, Incumbent at St. Barnabas, Ottawa
(This article appears in the June edition of Crosstalk, the newspaper of the Diocese of Ottawa.)
 
Summertime is fast approaching, and I remember very vividly the excitement of the last day of school and the preparations for heading off to the cottage. Summer was a time of freedom from school and routines, and a time for adventure and fun at the beach. As a child, the days of summer seemed endless; there was never quite enough time to fit in everything we imagined we wanted to do.

It is only as I grew...

Read more: The Value of Time

By Rev. Canon Stewart Murray (published in the May 2017 Crosstalk, the newspaper of the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa)

One of the challenges of writing a regular article for Crosstalk is the deadline for articles. This article for the May edition began to take shape at the beginning of March, in the depths of winter and at the beginning of Lent. It provided an opportunity to get out of my usual winter doldrums and think about Easter and spring. Like many Canadians, I am rather obsessed by the weather, not that I am a Weather Channel junkie, but I realize that interest in, talking about...

Read more: Growing into Christ

Upcoming special events

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - 9:00am

9am-1pm

Are you a photographer? Do you love to sketch with pencil or charcoal? Are you someone who likes to paint or write, looking for peaceful beauty and inspiration? Or perhaps you would like to try any of these arts for the first time in a calm environment?