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Holy Land Sight Inspires Spiritual Sojourn at St Martin’s this September

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St Martin's Ottawa

  Among the many revered Christian sights and settings that Fr John and Irene Organ got to see on their five-week visit to the Holy Land this past summer, the monastery Mar Saba (Arabic for St Saba) was especially arresting. Mar Saba is the greatest of the ancient monasteries dotting the wilderness of the Judean… Continue Reading Holy Land Sight Inspires Spiritual Sojourn at St Martin’s this September

Paint Project Update

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While admittedly not on the scale of refurbishing the Sistine Chapel, the recently completed painting of St Martin’s chancel, nave and adjacent Fellowship Hall has given these quarters a bright, fresh and welcoming glow. The paint project to date was ably co-ordinated by Tony Heacock. Tony served as Master Painter standing atop some twenty foot… Continue Reading Paint Project Update

Homily – April 30, 2017

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St Martin's Ottawa

“They said to each other, “Were not our hearts burning within us while he was talking to us on the road, while he was opening the scriptures to us?”  Luke  24:32 We are still within the Easter Season and hearing about the disciples experiencing the Risen Christ. All four gospels – Mark, Matthew, Luke, and John –… Continue Reading Homily – April 30, 2017

Easter Worship Schedule

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St Martin's Ottawa

The essence and profound mystery of Christian Faith form the heart of Easter Worship. All are welcome to be part of St Martin’s Easter Services which are scheduled as follows: Palm Sunday  Holy Eucharist – April 9t at 0830 and 10 am Maundy Thursday Holy Eucharist – April 13  at 7:00 pm Good Friday Liturgy – April… Continue Reading Easter Worship Schedule

REDEVELOPMENT UPDATE

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St Martin's Ottawa

A highlight of St Martin’s February 26th Vestry was the comprehensive update presented by Glenn Bloodworth on where matters currently stand with respect to St Martin’s redevelopment plans.  Following much positive discussion, Vestry fully endorsed a three part motion that Considers the St. Martin’s Site Feasibility Study prepared by R. J. Hill Architect Inc., dated… Continue Reading REDEVELOPMENT UPDATE

BIBLE STUDY DURING LENT TO FOCUS ON HISTORICAL CONTEXT OF THE NEW TESTAMENT

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St Martin's Ottawa

Lenten bible study led by Father John Organ will be underway commencing Tuesday, March 7th at 7pm and continue weekly for five weeks through to April 4th with each session lasting roughly an hour or so.   No need to register – just show up!  You’ll be glad you did. The weekly sessions will be screening… Continue Reading BIBLE STUDY DURING LENT TO FOCUS ON HISTORICAL CONTEXT OF THE NEW TESTAMENT

WELL WORTH HAVING & GIVING

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St Martin's Ottawa

  Since becoming St Martin’s Rector, Fr John has made use of the exquisite stained glass windows to help teach the gospel. At the end of the December 11th worship service, Fr John made a very stirring appeal for why making a gift to loved ones of the recently created St Martin’s calendar was meaningful… Continue Reading WELL WORTH HAVING & GIVING