St. Anne's Parish****St. Francis of Assisi Parish****St.Martin's Parish

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Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday : 9:30- 12:00 pm, 1:30-4:00pm

Friday 9:30-11:30 am



About Us

Pastor : Rev. Doug MacDonald

catechetics : Karen MacCannell

Unit Secretary : Laurie Smythe

Pastoral Unit Administrative Address and information :

St. Francis of Assisi

5 Lowther Drive                                                                                                      

P.O. Box 219                                                                                                            

Cornwall, P.E. C0A 1H0                                                                                      

Parish telephone number :  (902) 566-3876  FAX (902) 566-5949

Parish Office Email:

Parish Information

St Francis of Assisi Office Hours: 

In general the office will be open from Monday to Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and from 9:30- 11:30am on Fridays. We encourage you to utilize the morning hours for office as much as is possible as sometimes the afternoon hours may be limited due to pastoral calls out of the office. 

SUMMER HOURS July and August

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday : 9:00- 2:00 pm

Friday 9:00-11:00 am


( see cancellations page at left for any weekly mass changes )

St. Francis of Assisi                

Monday 12:05 pm 

Friday 9:00 am 

Saturday 4:00 pm   ( Sunday Vigil Mass)                                                     Sunday 11:00 am                                                                                                 

St. Martin's                                                                            

Sunday 9:00am

St. Anne's 

Saturday at 6:00 pm 

Fr. Doug MacDonald: Pastor

Karen MacCannell : Director of Catechetics

Pastoral Unit Prayer Line  621-0171 or 566-1250



(based at St. Francis of Assisi Center)

The Cornwall Food Bank serves Cornwall and local surrounding areas

Clients are given a three day supply of food ( depending on what is in the cupboard) .



Tuesdays 10am to 12 noon by appointment
Thursdays  2 to 4pm by appointment
Saturdays Open 10am to 12 noon

Office Phone Number 566 3876
REGULAR HOURS From June 1st to August 31st
> Tuesday AM and Thursday PM by appointment 
                   Sat. Open 10 to12 noon


Baptism: One months notice, please.

Reconciliation (Confessions) : Before weekday masses or by appointment at St. Francis of Assisi Parish - Saturdays: 3:00 p.m and the First Friday of the month: 9am                                        

Marriage: Six months notice appreciated. Marriage preparation required.  Couples may register by calling the office at 566-3876.                                                                                                              

Sacrament of the Sick: upon request.                                                                                          

Rite of Christian Initiation (adult and children) call Karen 566-3876

Notices to Parishioners:                                                                                                                             

Scents / Peanuts/nuts                                                                                                                                    

  * We are a Scent Free Church and we ask all parishioners to please come scent free to liturgies. We have a number of parishioners with serious allergies/migraines. Thank you.                        

  * This is a peanut/nut free facility as there are many children with life threatening peanut allergies.                                                                                                                                                                       

*Celiac Intolerance- During Communion Rite, approach the Priest and indicate your need for a "celiac safe" form of Eucharist by simply saying, " Celiac". ( available at Communion station nearest the choir )

Good Shepherd Pastoral Unit  "Zones"  include the following areas :

Zone One - East Wiltshire:                                                                               Allison Drive, Barbara Drive, Part of Cornwall Rd., Cornerstone Drive, Fulton Drive, Kellow Dr. Part of Kingston Rd, Jessie Dr., Kerri Dr., Krista Lane, Lorrie Dr., MacRae Dr., Nevin Lane, Park St., Pleasant Dr., Queens Rd., Skipper Dr., part of TCH. 

Zone Two - Chateau Estates:
Trailer Park (Cartier, Heritage, Glooscap, Selkirk, Wolfe) Lakeview Dr., part of Warren Grove Rd., (North York River Rd.) Sam’s at N. River and part of TCH to causeway.

Zone Three - Cornwall North:
Centennial Dr., Cornwall Rd., Heatherway Dr., Jewel Rd., Part of Kensington Rd., Lacardy, Muttart, Penzie Lynn Dr., Patti-Lee Dr., Popular Dr., Scott Dr., part of TCH.

Zone Four - Cornwall East:
Brookside Drive, part of Ferry Road, James St., Karla Court, laura Jean Crescent, Lowther Dr., MacArthur Dr., part of TCH, York point Road. Townsview Cres. Hillside Meadows.

Zone Five - York Point
Candlelight Park, Cathy Dr., Jillian Dr., Karen Dr., MacEwen Land, MiacKinley Cres., Marianne Dr., Pamwayne Dr., parts of TCH, Wilfred Dr., part of York Pt. Rd.

Zone Six - Ferry Road
Alcan Dr., Byways Trailer Court, Crosby St., Eliot Park( Arbour, Fernwood, Woodland) part of Ferry road, Meadowbank Rd., Pond St., Primrose Pt., Waterview Dr., Part of York Pt., Rd..

Zone Seven - Cornwall South
Appleby Lane, Birch Street., Bonavista Dr., Eliot Dr., Hilltop Dr., Howard Drive., Hyde St., part of Meadowbank Rd., Sobey Dr., part of TCH.

Zone Eight-West of Town of Cornwall
Appin Road, Bannockburn Road., Bonshaw, Cameron Road; Clyde River’ Colville Road; Green Road; new Haven; St. Catherine’s; Riverdale; part of TCH.

Zone Nine - East of Town of Cornwall
Beach Grove Road; Brackley Pt. Road, Charlottetown; Maypoint; Milton; North River; Warren Grove Rd. (N. York River Rd. West Royalty) Winsloe.

Zone Ten - South of the Town of Cornwall
Argyle Shore; Canoe Cove; Cumberland; Darrach Road; Fairview; Long Creek; Meadowbank; Upper Meadowbank Rd;New Dominion; Nine Mile Creek; Rocky Pt.; Rice Point; (St. Martin’s Parish in this area)

Zone Eleven - North of the Town of Cornwall
Emyvale, Hampshire; Hunter River; Kingston Road; North Wiltshire; Springvale; Warren Grove; This includes St. Anne's Parish

Good Shepherd Pastoral Unit Contact Information:

St. Francis of Assisi Parish, St Anne's Parish and St. Martin's Parish

St Francis Of Assisi

Parish Finance Committee Chair :  Leonard Rogers 

Custodian : Derry Virtue/ Sheila Herron

St Anne's Parish

Finance Chair : Vernon MacQuillan

St Martin's Parish

Finance Chair : Gary Stewart