St. Matthews Anglican Church is located in the heart of the Glebe in Ottawa, Canada. Please contact our office if you would like more information on our church groups or if you would like to become involved in volunteer service.

217 First Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario  K1S 2G5

Office hours: Monday to Thursday, 9 - 12 noon

Parish office telephone: 613-234-4024

Parish office email:

Map with driving directions available at the bottom of every page of this site


Parking & Access Features

If coming to a church service or concert, enter through the front doors at 130 Glebe Ave. For the church administrative offices, enter at 217 First Ave. Both entrances are just a few steps west of Bank St.

Access Features
On-site church parking is limited but there are designated spots for the handicapped next to the ramp in the small parking lot off First Avenue (enter between the town houses and the chapel). The ramp provides easy access to the church. There is elevator access to the downstairs church Hall.



  • The Reverend Canon Jim Beall - Interim Priest-in-Charge
    After hours pastoral emergency: 613-447-7834
  • Rev. Canon Allen Box - Honorary Assistant
  • The Most Rev. Barry Curtis  - Honorary Assistant
  • Kirkland Adsett  - Director of Music
  • Catherine James-McGuinty – Parish Administrator
  • Aicha Ducharme-Leblanc - Children and Youth Ministry Coordinator
  • Peggy Nankivell – Rector's Warden
  • Rick Trites - People’s Warden
  • John McBride - Deputy Warden
  • Julia Lipinska – Deputy Warden
  • Lisa Sheehy - Contributions and PAR (Pre-Authorized Remittances) Coordinator
  • Charles Nixon – Head of Stewardship
  • Valerie Needham – Pulse of the Parish newsletter Editor


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Regular Services

Service Times

The Holy Eucharist 
  • Chapel, Sundays, 8am
  • Church, Sundays, 10am
  • Chapel, Thursdays, 10am
  • Church, 2nd Wednesdays, 11:30am

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