THE GOOD SHEPHERD 
PASTORAL UNIT

St. Francis of Assisi Parish ( shown above ), St Anne's Parish and St. Martin's Parish

WELCOME !

About Us

Pastor : Rev.Robert Coady 

Associate Pastor : Rev. Martin Carter

Pastoral Associate / CYM : Karen MacCannell

Receptionist / Secretary : Laurie Smythe


Fr. Robert Coady : Pastor -  Fr. Robert Coady has been ordained for 39 years and in 2011 came to the Good Shepherd Pastoral Unit as our pastor. The pastor's responsibility is to over-see the pastoral and administrative life of the parish as well as fulfill the role of leader in prayer, particularly the Liturgical celebrations. The pastor works with the pastoral associates and other parishioners to fulfill the mandate of fostering community, proclaiming the Word and celebrating the sacraments as well as promoting the teachings of scripture and the church. He is tasked with fostering pastoral care and social outreach to those individuals and groups as needed. The pastor over sees all staff and works with parishioners and the respective parish committees in maintaining order, fostering hope and consolation within this portion of God’s people.

Rev. Martin Carter : Associate PastorFather Martin Carter began his service in 2009 when the Parishes of St. Francis of Assisi, St. Martin of Tours, Cumberland and St. Anne's Parish, Emyvale , were amalgamated into the Good Shepherd Pastoral Unit. Father Martin presides at liturgy in the good Shepherd Pastoral Unit and at the Garden Home ( long - term nursing care) on Tuesdays, as well as outreach and regular visitations at the QEH. He is also involved in regular Religious Adult Education offering sessions during Advent and Lent. He resides in Charlottetown with his wife Annie.

Karen MacCannell : resides in Meadow Bank and has three children; Madeleine 16, Catherine 14, and William 12. 
Karen has been a Pastoral Associate at St. Francis of Assisi Parish for 9 years. She is a recent graduate of The Canadian Youth Ministry Certificate Program. Her main duties include: Director of Catechesis and Youth Ministry for the youth of the Pastoral Unit and assisting all parents in their role as the teachers of the faith to their children. 
Other responsibilities include: 1.) Caring Community ( screening ) Chair for the unit as well as a member of the Diocesan Caring Community Committee. 2.) Ecumenical Representative for St. Francis of Assisi. 3.) Music Ministry Coordinator 4.) Oversees scheduling of special events and celebrations.5.) R.C.I.C.

Laurie Smythe: Unit Receptionist / Secretary: Laurie has been a member of the Parish of St. Francis for 24 years. She has served on and has been a member of many committees and ministries within the parish during her time here. Laurie is married to Allan Smythe and they reside in Meadow Bank with their three children : Allana 24, Alyson, 20 and Abbey 16. 

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- 12:00pm 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.

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

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

  Monday 12:05 pm                                   Thursday at 4:00 pm                          Tuesday 9:00am   Wednesday 9:00 am                               Sunday at 11:00 am                            Friday 9:00 am          Thursday 9:00 am                                                                                                Sunday at 9:00 am        Friday 9:00 am                                                                                                                                          Saturday 4:00 pm                                                                                                                                Sunday 9:00 am                                                                                                                                       Sunday 11:00 am

SPECIAL MASS TIMES 

None at the present time

Pastoral Unit Prayer Line  621-0171 or 566-1250

SACRAMENTS  

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 the Office

Notices to Parishioners:                                                                                                                             Scents / Peanuts                                                                                                                                    

  * 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 free facility as there are many children with life threatening peanut allergies.                                                                                                                                                                       *Celiac Intolerance- During Communion Rite, approach the Minister of the Eucharist 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

Pastoral Unit Administrative Address and information :

St. Francis of Assisi                                                                                                                                                               5 Lowther Drive                                                                                                                                                                 P.O. Box 219                                                                                                                                                                    Cornwall, P.E. C0A 1H0                                                                                      

For Information telephone:  (902) 566-3876  FAX (902) 566-5949

Email:   admin@goodshepherdpei.com

Website:  http://stfrancispei.com/index.html

St Francis Of Assisi

Pastor : Rev. Robert Coady  frbob@goodshepherdpei.com

Associate Pastor : Rev. Martin Carter martincarter@eastlink.ca

Pastoral Associate / Co-ordinator Youth Ministry CYM:                                                                  Karen MacCannell karen.assisi@hotmail.com                                                                                       

Pastoral Council Chair : Leonard Rogers  leonard.rogers@pei.sympatico.ca

Parish Finance Committee Chairs :   
St Francis :  Paul Arsenault, St. Martin's :  Gary Stewart,  St. Anne's : Vernon MacQuillan                                                                                
Unit Receptionist / Secretary : Laurie Smythe                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

Custodian : George Hardy ( St. Francis only )

St Anne's Parish

Parish Priests : Rev. Robert Coady and Rev. Martin Carter                                                              Finance Chair : Vernon MacQuillan

St Martin's Parish

Parish Priests:  Rev. Robert Coady and Rev. Martin Carter                                                                       Finance Chair : Gary Stewart