A community hub of faith, justice and the arts
in the heart of the Annex

Trinity-St.Paul's United Church & Centre for Faith, Justice and the Arts

Trinity-St.Paul’s is a community and cultural hub in downtown serving the Annex and the wider Toronto community. Celebrating 135 years, TSP offers affordable performance, office and arts instruction space to the arts, culture and social service communities and is home to an active United Church congregation and many different cultural and social justice organizations. With a world-renowned concert hall, rental spaces of all sizes and a wide array of activities, TSP has something for everyone. Join us and see what is happening!

TSP is home to community organizations offering activities such as musical performance and lessons, dance classes, martial arts, theatre programs, rehearsals, social justice and social service work, 12-step programs, children’s activities, seniors’ programs and more. The congregation is active in providing resources and outreach in anti-racism work, Indigenous rights, 2SLGBTQIA+ outreach, climate justice, peacemaking and food preparation for the unhoused.

Sign up for Congregational Newsletter: To receive updates and our weekly newsletter please email hello@trinitystpauls.ca with your name and email address, and we will be glad to sign you up!

Sign up for Building Newsletter: If you would like to join our monthly building-focused newsletter (events, when rentals become available, upcoming events, major building updates), you can sign up here: http://eepurl.com/hINZCD

New Interim Music Director at Trinity-St. Paul's!

Upcoming at Trinity St. Paul's


Regular Features of our Church Life:

Monday Morning, 10:30 AM Bible Study on Zoom 

LGBQT2SA+ Theology Discussion Group, in-person, third Monday of every month, 6:30 pm 

Wednesday Evening Prayer and Reflection Group, bi-weekly, 7 pm, on Zoom

Thursday Evening Choir Practice, 7 pm – 9 pm

Indigenous Rights and Solidarity Work Group

Middle-East Working Group

Anti-Racism Working Group, first Monday of the month at 7 pm, on Zoom

Climate Justice Working Group

Hospitality, Community Building and Greeting Volunteers

Worship Services at Trinity-St. Paul's United Church

Worship Services are held at 1030 AM on Sundays both in-person and online.

In-person: Doors open at 10 AM.

Online: Join us by using the zoom link below

https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87307293024

The YouTube video for Sunday, June 16, can be found below:

Our Mission

“Trinity-St. Paul’s United Church is an inclusive and affirming faith community, celebrating God’s presence, seeking justice and peace, strengthening faith and nurturing the creative spirit.”

Staff

Rev. Dr. Cheri DiNovo, C.M. – Minister

Email: cdinovo@trinitystpauls.ca
Phone: (416) 272-1176

Deborah Park- Interim Music Director

Email: musicdirector@trinitystpauls.ca

Administrator and Communications Personnel, Trinity St. Paul’s United Church 

Email: church-admin@trinitystpauls.ca

Douglas Hurst – Children’s Church Coordinator

Email: douglash@trinitystpauls.ca

Aaron Dawson –  General Manager

Email: adawson@trinitystpauls.ca
Phone: (416) 922-8435 ext 25

Facility Bookings Coordinator

Email: tsp@trinitystpauls.ca
Phone: (416) 922-8435 ext 21

TSP's Children's Church

All are welcome!

Rev. Dr. Cheri DiNovo, C.M.

Minister

1971

Only woman to sign We Demand, first gay rights demo in Canada. Marched in Toronto’s first Pride.

2001

Performed the first legalized same-sex marriage in Canada

2006

Elected MPP – passed most private bills in Ontario’s history and most LGBTQ bills in Canadian history

2019

Appointed to the Order of Canada

2020

Minister at Trinity-St. Paul’s United Church and Centre for Faith, Justice and the Arts

Visit Us

How to Get Here – Trinity-St.Paul’s is accessible by public transit. The nearest TTC station is Spadina Station, located just north of the intersection of Spadina and Bloor. For a full accessibility exit from the subway station, use the Spadina Street exit. Head south to Bloor street, then turn right and head west to the next intersection at Robert Street. TSP is located at the southwest corner of Bloor Street and Robert Street. For accessible entry use the main entrance on Bloor Street on the north side of the building.

Accessibility – TSP is fully accessible on the main floor, including access to the main door, Sanctuary (Jeanne Lamon Hall), gymnasium, Circle Room, Memorial Room, Chapel, Studio asnd washrooms. Trinity-St. Paul’s also owns a wheelchair for use within the building. Staff are available to assist you when needed; please just inform us and we are happy to help.

Service Animals and Support Persons – Service animals are welcome in all parts of our premises that are open to the public. Special seating is also available in the Sanctuary (Jeanne Lamon Hall) for people with disabilities arriving with a service animal or a personal support worker.

Parking – Paid parking, including accessible parking, is available across the street on Robert Street at the Green P lot on the south side of the Metro grocery store.

Training for Staff – TSP provides training to all staff as well as volunteers, including an overview of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the requirements of the customer service standard’s plan.

TSP is a registered charity: #119270726 RR0001

Contact Us:

Trinity St. Paul’s United Church is an inclusive and affirming Christian community celebrating God’s presence, seeking justice and peace, strengthening faith, and nourishing the creative spirit.

Address: 

Trinity St. Paul’s United Church
427 Bloor Street West
Toronto M5S 1X7

Front Office, Venue & Building-Related Inquiries:

Monday – Saturday: 9 AM- 11PM
Sunday: 9 AM-10PM

416-922-8435 x 21

tsp@trinitystpauls.ca

Church  Administrator Office & Church-Related Inquiries:

Tuesday-Friday: 9AM-5PM
Sunday: 7AM-3PM

416-922-8435×23

church-admin@trinitystpauls.ca

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