Special Services & Events

 


Holy Communion for Candlemas followed by light supper and shortly after
7 p.m., Dream Trip to Egypt, an illustrated talk with Debbie Cowling.

Debbie will take us on a guided tour of Egypt through colourful slides of Cairo, the Egyptian museum, camel riding by the pyramids, a cruise on the Nile, the Abu Simbel temples, a Red Sea resort, plus key mosques and Christian churches.

 

 


Wednesday, February 14, 2018 | 7 p.m.

Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes for Ash Wednesday with special guest, Bishop Jenny Andison


Sunday, February 18, 2018 | 4 p.m.

Choral Evensong for the First Sunday in Lent with Schola Eclesiam,
plus refreshments and shortly after 5 p.m., Gounod 200.

Choir Director Clement Carelse examines the life, works and influences of French composer Charles Gounod (1818-93), noted for his Ave Maria and opera Faust.


Meeting Jesus through the Gospel of John: A Lenten Series with Bishop Jenny Andison.

Toronto’s York-Credit Valley Area Bishop Jenny Andison leads this six-part discussion series based on materials from the Society of St. John the Evangelist. Join us and bring a friend as we move through Lent together, Wednesday evenings February 21, 28 & March 7, 14, 21, 28, 2018

  • 6:30 – Light supper (freewill offering welcome)
  • 7:00 – Discussion
  • 8:30 – Compline

To help us food and Meeting Jesus prayer journals, please register here

Feel free to download or share this 8.5×11 poster.


March 26 & 27, 2018 | 7 p.m.

Holy Communion and the Way of the Cross during Holy Week


Thursday, March 29, 2018 | 7 p.m.

Holy Communion for Maundy Thursday, with stripping of the Altar


Friday, March 30, 2018 | 10:30 a.m.

Good Friday service


Wednesdays April 11, 18, 25 and May 2 | 6 p.m.

Language of the King James Bible ­– An Eastertide Series with Schuyler Brown.

St. Olave’s Honorary Assistant the Rev. Dr. Schuyler Brown discusses writing which explores the emotional power of the KJV’s poetry and its heightened language, as also reflected in the Prayer Book. Following 6 p.m. service of Evening Prayer and light supper.


Sunday, April 22, 2018 | 4 p.m.

Choral Evensong for St. George’s Day followed by the Best of Canadiana.

St. Olave’s Arts Guild and friends present prose, poetry, music and songs as we continue our year-long celebration of Canada 150.


Thursday, May 10, 2018 | 6 p.m.

Holy Communion for Ascension Day followed by guest speaker David Brinton.

David Brinton is the former Sub-Dean of St. James Cathedral. After a light supper, his thoughtful, entertaining discussion will reflect a love of the Prayer Book and extend to include modern fiction.


Sunday, June 3, 2018 | 4 p.m.

Choral Evensong followed by Crowns and Coronets.

After Strawberry Tea, join us for lute and guitar music for Royal occasions over the past four centuries the day after the 65th anniversary of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.


Sunday, July 29, 2018 | 4 p.m.

Choral Evensong for the Feast of St. Olaf

Bring your friends and neighbours as we celebrate St. Olave’s Day and our Patronal Festival. BBQ to follow.


In case you missed it … We have assembled our Way of the Cross community art project from Holy Week 2017 into a Powerpoint presentation! Simply click on the document below to open. The slides are timed automatically or use the arrow keys to click through at your own pace. 

Download the way of the cross here.