Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 at 7:49am
Indeed. Walter's memorial service will be here this Friday at Trinity-St. Paul's, 427 Bloor West, 7pm. We shall miss him deeply as well. https://t.co/FMbS5mjndJ
Monday, June 18th, 2018 at 9:57am
the TSP community sees A LOT of theatre, dance and opera! Weigh in with your votes for the Jon Kaplan Audience choice awards https://t.co/wc9BEojPCP
Sunday, June 17th, 2018 at 10:00am
Trinity-St. Paul’s is located on the traditional territory of several Indigenous Nations and wish to pay special recognition to the Mississaugas of New Credit.

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Seeking Sanctuary February 24, 2017
Nominating Team November 30, 2016
Jean Vanier July 24, 2016
L’Arche July 24, 2016
Advent IV: Love December 21, 2015
Christmas Joy December 14, 2015
Embracing the Primordial December 14, 2015
Peace (On Roman Roads) December 7, 2015
Hope and Preparation November 30, 2015
Stories of Grief and Trust November 16, 2015
Everyday Saints November 4, 2015
Seeing Grace October 26, 2015
Tents & Foundations October 19, 2015
Toronto’s Community October 14, 2015
Toronto’s Responsibility September 28, 2015
Toronto’s History September 21, 2015
Toronto’s Beauty September 14, 2015
A Faithful Welcome September 10, 2015
Rest July 20, 2015
Risking Healing July 13, 2015