Worship in Antigonish

Antigonish, and the surrounding area, is the vibrant home to a variety of faith communities. They offer an array of services, worship, events, faith outreach services and a tremendous sense of community.

Below is a list of faith groups, service times (where available), and contact information. While Chaplaincy does its best to keep abreast of different communities or events, please make contact with the appropriate community for the most up to date information.


Antigonish Baptist Church (map)

-          11:00am Sunday and Bible Study 7:00pm on Tuesday

-          Contact: 902-863-5440

Antigonish Quaker Worship Group

-          Meets every 2nd Sunday (normally at St. James United Church)

-          Contact: Sara avMaat 902-863-0898 and John Graham-Pole 902-863-0396

Brahma Kumaris

-          World Meditation for Peace: 6:30pm-7:30pm, 3rd Sunday of every month at Alaya Meditiation Space

-          Contact: Debbie Castle – debbiecastleafrica@gmail.com

-          www.brahmakumaris.org/canada


-          For inquiries about local communities contact: Adéla Sandness – asandnes@stfx.ca

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (map)

-          10:00am Sunday, transportation is available to New Glasgow

-          Contact: 902-752-0763 or 902-754-5451

Full Gospel Assembly (Pentecostal) (map)

-          10:30am Sundays

-          www.fullgospelantigonish.com

Hindu Temple (map)

-          Contact: Darshana Sridharan – x2015lhl@stfx.ca, 902-867-7792


-          For inquiries about local communities contact: Michael Steinitz – msteinit@stfx.ca


Seventh-day Adventist (map)

-          Saturday: Fellowship Meal 1:30pm, Sabbath School 2:30pm, Worship Service 3:30pm; Thursday: Bible Study 6:00pm-7:30pm

-          Contact: Pastor Dave Hamilton – d.hamilton@eastlink.ca, 902-759-0008; Elder Leif Koester: leifkoester@gmail.com, 902-754-5538;

-          StFX contact: Marcia English – menglish@stfx.ca


Soka Gakkai (Canada) International

-          Meets every 3 weeks

-          Contact : Louise and Matt Meyer – louisemeyer514@yahoo.ca, 902-735-2025

St. James United Church (map)

-          10:30am Sunday

-          www.stjamesuc.com

St. Ninian Cathedral (Roman Catholic) (map)

-          Mass 9:00am daily; Saturday 4:00pm; Sunday 8:30am & 10:30am

-          Reconciliation 3:15pm-3:45pm Saturday

-          Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament 10:00am-3:00pm Friday

-          www.stninian.ca

St. Paul the Apostle (Anglican) (map)

-          11:00am Sunday

-          www.threeharbours.net