News of Note

  • Are you in our community? Join us for ‘Communitea’!

    Image of teacup

    Image of teacup

    Now that fall has arrived again the Parish will be recommencing its longstanding tradition of monthly teas on the third Wednesday of each month. The teas are free to all in the community and will take place from 2pm to 3:30pm in the Parish Hall.

    Upcoming dates are:

    • September 21
    • October 19
    • November 16
    • December 21

    Each tea will have an interesting programme for all to enjoy.

  • Living in the Spirit of Wonder

    by the Reverend Canon Stewart Murray

    This article appears in the June issue of Crosstalk, the newspaper of the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa.

    I have had a great love of the psalms since my days of singing as a chorister in the choir at St. Matthew’s Ottawa. Even as a young boy singing the psalms caught my imagination. I think this was partly because they were meant to be sung or at least read aloud to get a feel for the meaning of the words and images that they employ. I have often wondered if they would have been so meaningful if I had simply read the words on the pages of the Prayer Book.

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  • Join us for a crackling good time at the second annual pig roast

    Poster for pig roastIn what appears to be blossoming into an annual tradition, the Parish’s second annual catered pig roast will be held on Saturday, June 13. The fundraiser for parish mission and ministry promises good food and fellowship: tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children five to 12, and children under five eat free. Tickets are available directly from Fr. Stewart Murray after services or by phoning the parish office at (613) 232-6992.

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This Sunday

September 25, 2016

High Mass BAS - Pentecost XIX / Trinity XVIII

Pentecost XIX / Trinity XVIII
10:30 am Procession and Solemn High Mass BAS
Propers p. 382
Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15
Psalm 91:1-6, 14-16
I Timothy 6:6-19
Luke 16:19-31

Music of the Mass:

  • Communion Service in F major – Herbert Sumsion  (Gloria and Creed – Merbecke)   (1899-1995)
  • Offertory Motet:    Thee will I love – C. Armstrong Gibbs (1889-1960)
  • Music at Communion:    Sicut cervus – G.P. da Palestrina (c. 1525-1594)
  • Organ Music:    Prelude in G major (BWV 541) – J.S. Bach;    Fugue in G major (BWV 541) – J.S. Bach

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Church building photograph Church of St. Barnabas, Apostle and Martyr 70 James Street (at Kent Street)
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
K1R 5M3
(613) 232-6992

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Traditional Sunday Services:

  • 8:30 a.m. – Said Mass - Using the Book of Common Prayer
  • 10:30 a.m. – Solemn High Mass

Sunday School and Nursery care provided at the 10:30 a.m Mass.