Tuesday & Thursday 8:00am
Wednesday & Friday 12:10pm
Sacrament of Reconciliation: Sat 3:00-3:30pm
6903 Mumford Rd, Halifax, NS B3L 0A4
Our Religious Education programs provide an experience for families before, during, and after our 10:30am Sunday Mass. We also run a number of programs designed to provide youth an opportunity to grow in faith.
Are you interested in working within one of St Agnes Parish’s various ministries? Do you want to do more to support the faith of your community? There are many ways for you to serve.
Knights of Columbus
St. Agnes Parish has a vibrant Knights of Columbus Council that work to support our faith community inside and outside the parish and we are always seeking men willing to give their time, gifts and energy to those in need.
We are a church that believes in Jesus and in people.
St. Agnes has a rich history and connection to the community. Our beautiful home is a beacon amongst our neighbours and we’ve always worked hard to continue to build on that in this wonderful city. If you’d like to become a part of the St. Agnes Community, there are any number of ways that you can do so, from committees to internal organizations, we’re always happy to see our family grow.
This Week's Bulletin
June 30th, 2019
Lots of Ways to Get Involved.
Join Our Community of Faith
Whether your new to the area, new to the faith, interested in learning more, or interested in deepening your experiece of church, we would love to connect with you and see how St Agnes Parish can offer you the opportunity to lead and serve.
Our Parish Team
St. Agnes is a beautiful community made up of patient and kind individuals focused on providing care and support for our parishioners. Please reach out if you require assistance or support of any kind.
Father Paul Morris
“One thing I ask of the Lord”
Father Paul Morris was born and raised in Halifax, the youngest of six children of Edmund († 2003) and Lorraine († 2011) Morris. He graduated from Dalhousie University (BA) before beginning attending Saint Augustine Seminary in Toronto (M.Div., S.T.B.) He was ordained priest at the Saint Mary’s Cathedral Basilica on May 5, 2000. He is 43 years old.
Since ordination he has served as pastor of parishes on the South Shore and Cole Harbour; in 2008 he was named Rector of the Cathedral. In 2011 he began a degree in canon law at Saint Paul University in Ottawa, graduating with the MCL as well as the ecclesiastical degree Juris Canonici Licentia (JCL) in December 2013. His hobbies include cooking, hiking/walking, history and music. He is big fan of hockey (go Habs go!).
Tanya Thomson, Director of Religious Education
“A Church without youth is a church without a future; moreover, youth without church are youth without a future.”
Born and raised in Halifax, Tanya lives in Fairview with her husband and three children. Tanya began her work in Religious Education at St. Pius X Church in 2005. After working on the merge of St. Pius X, St. Lawrence and Our Lady of Perpetual Help Tanya arrived at St. Agnes Church in 2009. Tanya is a graduate of Koinonia and is in her final year of the New Evangelization Diploma program at Atlantic School of Theology.
Marlene Turpin, Office Administrator
Marlene moved to Halifax from Toronto in 1995 with her husband. She has been with with Archdiocese since 2000 having worked with St. Thomas Aquinas, St. Pius X, Our Lady of Perpetual Help and St. Agnes. If you have questions about pretty much anything related to St. Agnes, Marlene would be the person to talk to.
Greg Doyle, Music Director
Greg provides direction for the music ministry at St Agnes Parish.
Emily Smith, Youth Choir Director
Emily runs the youth music ministry program at Saint Agnes, providing leadership and support to the youth choir which performs each Sunday at the 10:30am mass.