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Thunder Bay, Ontario

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Site updated: September 13, 2018

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 July 13, 2017

Finances, Administration

Handicapped Accessibility, proposed improvements


New to the Anglican Church?

Parish Finances

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 October 2, 2017

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. 

90th Anniversary 
St. Stephen the Martyr Anglican Church 

Calendar of Events/Activities
Updated September 13, 2018

St. Stephenís Annual Turkey Dinner Fund-Raiser 
Friday, September 28 
at the Current River Community Centre, 
450 Dewe Ave 
5:30 p.m. doors open, 
6:00 p.m. dinner 
Adults $22, Children, under 5 free
 This is a fund-raiser for 
St. Stephenís Operating Fund
 Tickets must be purchased in advance and are available 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.

 Join us for Alpha!

Wednesdays, September 12th to November 28th
6:30 pm - Gather for coffee, tea and snacks
7:00 pm - Video
7:30 pm - Discussion 
8:00 pm - Closing
Held at  St. Stephen the Martyr Anglican Church, 494 Leslie Avenue at Arundel.
For more information or to register for this free series:    807-683-6051 or office@ststephenanglican.com
Web Page: www.ststephenanglican.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/ststephentbay


The study has finished for the spring. 
The fall startup date is planned for September 25.

Tuesday Study Group

The Tuesday Study meets 
3:00 to 4:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, except for the 1st Tuesday of the month.
September 25 topic: 
Lecture #21 Restoration and Theocracy

For further information please contact 
Canon Ed Swayze at Canon.Ed@ststephenanglican.com

Church Office Hours:
 Thursday morning, 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. 
[The Current River Churches Food Cupboard is now located at Refreshing Waters Community Church, 361 Hodder Avenue. ]

 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

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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