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Hear two new works for the choir

The choir performed specially-commissioned settings of ‘O salutaris hostia’ and ‘Tantum ergo’ by Ottawa composer Gilles Leclerc at the Evensong service on November 16. These settings were written to celebrate the 125th Anniversary of St. Barnabas Parish.

An organ story: evolution of a grand instrument

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(originally published in Canticum Novum, March 2007)

What is a Saint?

This article by Fr. Stewart Murray has been reprinted from Crosstalk, the newspaper of the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa.
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Anniversary dinner in pictures

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Feast of Dedication in celebration of the Parish's 125 anniversary

Here is a complete recording of the Feast of Dedication held October 19, 2014.

This special occasion marked both the 125th anniversary of the founding of the parish and the 62nd anniversary of the consecration of the present Church. The Most Rev. Fredrick James Hiltz, 13th Primate of the Anglican Church of Canada, delivered the sermon.

A dedicated Church: Archbishop praises Parish for its commitment to faith and diversity

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Sermons from Holy Week

Here are the sermons from Holy Week, from Palm Sunday to Easter Sunday, along with the associated readings for each service. In addition to hearing them using the media player below, you may also save each .mp3 file to your computer or portable device for offline listening. Right-click on the hyperlink of each sermon and choose "Save target as..." or "Save link as" depending on your browser.

Palm Sunday