Good Shepherd Legacy project needs painters

The new ministry centre at the Good Shepherd Legacy project is in need of interior painters inside, where there is heat! If you prefer to arrange for a meal, please contact Bill at Habitat for Humanity – – #habitatforhumanity. Any training required will be provided on site (corner of [...]

Camp Hyanto celebration and thanksgiving

Join us on October 20 at 4 pm at Camp Hyanto in Lyndhurst for a celebration and thanksgiving for the ministry of Camp Hyanto over the past 70+ years. Bishop Michael Oulton will preside over a Eucharist and a last Hyanto Campfire will follow. All are welcome and invited to [...]

Lay Readers’ Celebration Day and AGM

This year the Lay Readers’ 2018 Annual General Meeting and Celebration Day is graciously being hosted by at Christ Church, Gananoque, on Saturday, November 10. We are truly blessed to have Sr. Elizabeth Ann from SSJD in Toronto, who will lead us in exploring the practice of “Prayer Without Ceasing” [...]

Camp Hyanto closes permanently

After 70 years of operation, Camp Hyanto has been closed permanently following the completion of its 2018 camping season. the Hyanto Ministries Board recommended to Synod Council at their September meeting that the Camp be closed and the Board dissolved. Synod Council approved this action as the governing council for [...]

Wanted: Synod volunteers

The 2018 Synod Planning Committee is looking for volunteers to assist with counting the votes at Synod, Nov 2-3. You will need to be present at Synod throughout both days. Meals are provided. For information, please contact Doug Green ( or Rev. Andrew Wilson (

Habitat needs meals to feed volunteers

Habitat for Humanity needs your help in feeding volunteers at the Good Shepherd Legacy Project at 66 Cowdy Street in Kingston. Meals are needed for the following dates: Wednesday, Sept. 26, Wednesday, October 3 through Saturday, October 6 and Monday, October 8 through Saturday, October 13. Saturdays will have 12–15 [...]

Ringing the Bells of Peace

On 11 November 2018, 100 years will have passed since the signing of the armistice that officially ended WWI. As a tribute to all Canadians that served in this horrific struggle we are asking all Religious Organizations across the Country to assist us by reaching out to their different branches [...]

Your Synod Council at work

A meeting of the Synod Council of the Diocese of Ontario was held on Tuesday, June 26 at Christ Church Cataraqui. For Synod Council highlights click the following link: Synod Council meeting highlights. Download minutes from previous Synod Council meetings.

Be an observer at our 2018 Synod

Not a member of Synod but would like to attend our 2018 Diocese of Ontario Synod and watch the proceedings? This year you can! Members of our diocese are welcome to attend Synod as an observer and view the meetings via a video link in a room adjacent to the [...]

October 2, 2018 is Wrongful Conviction Day

Since 2014, October 2 has been proclaimed Wrongful Conviction Day in Kingston, cities across Canada and around the world. What are wrongful convictions? How do they happen? Why do we need to set aside a special day? To many people just the thought of jails, detention centres and prisons is [...]