Located in
Thunder Bay, Ontario

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Site updated: February 16, 2017

Message from
The Reverend Canon Ed Swayze


  • Friendly environment, social

  • Caring community

  • Mix of traditional /contemporary

  • Able to get to know people including the clergy



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Our purpose 

  • is to build a loving Christian family of faith 
    and to nurture our spiritual lives as we share God's love.

Our vision for St Stephenís 

  • is to foster a kind, loving and healthy Christian Community:

  • celebrating Godís presence in our lives, helping those of all ages in building spiritual lives and faith; and

  • helping the community of St. Stephenís, the larger community of Current River and area by providing spiritual, emotional, moral, mental and physical support.

  • With Jesus leading the way, together everyone achieves more.

General Information

Participating in
the Parish's Ministry

Events and Activities

Contact Us

Article Index

Fee Schedule/Parish Hall Rental
revised January 12, 2015


Finances, Administration

Handicapped Accessibility, proposed improvements


New to the Anglican Church?

Parish History

Photo Gallery 
Updated December 27, 2015

Project List

Publicity Checklist

Solar Panels

Stained Glass Windows

Stephen, the first Christian  Martyr

From the Pastor/St. Stephen's Clergy

St. Stephen's Government

Lay Ministry Formation:
  Ministry Descriptions

Mission Page
Mission Project
   Reverse Offering (monthly food collection)

Nursery and Sunday School Policies  
Amended November 10, 2014

Planning a Funeral: Customs and Grieving

Prayer Chain

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Sacraments/Pastoral Care

Servers: Assistant Server, Acolyte, Crucifer, Server, Head Server

Wedding - Couple Information


Please join us for 
Worship and Fellowship
10:00 a.m. 

Calendar of Events/Activities
Updated February 16, 2017

Tuesday Study 
The Group meets 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, except for the 1st Tuesday of the month. If you would like a study guide, please contact Canon Ed. The next study will be February 21.  

Blessings in a Backpack was elected as 
our Mission Project for 2017! 
 Amina Abu-Bakare from Blessings in a Backpack will be our guest speaker during worship on February 26.

Annual Vestry Meeting 
 February 19
after worship

 St. Stephenís Annual Roast Beef Dinner

Saturday, February 25
at the Current River Community Centre, 450 Dewe Ave. 
5:30 p.m. doors open, 6:00 p.m. dinner. Tickets are Adults $25, under 5 free. 
This is a fund-raiser for St. Stephenís Operating Fund; if you fill out the back of your ticket, a $15.00 income tax receipt will be issued. 
Tickets must be purchased in advance from a member of the Menís Club. 
Call Jeff Pike 621-7410 for tickets or leave a message on St. Stephen's voice mail 683-6051.

  Eucharist and Lunch
12:10 p.m. - 1st Wednesday each month,
 except January, 
at the Mission to Seafarer's Centre, 
100 Main Street at Keefer Terminal.
Everyone welcome!

Chartwell Thunder Bay Retirement Residence
Hymn Sing and Eucharist

2:15 p.m. 4th Wednesday 
in the Theatre, 2nd floor

Office Hours

Tuesday and Thursday mornings,  
July & August: Thursday mornings,
and by appointment

(807) 683-6051
(answering machine)

Canon Ed's cell 
(807) 626-2571

494 Leslie Avenue 
(at Arundel) 
Thunder Bay, ON P7A 1Y8
Map/Bus Route

Please put
"Attention Canon Ed"
in the subject line

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