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WELCOME


WELCOME TO THE ASCENSION FAMILY!

The feeling that the church is home, that a warm greeting and a generous, happy spirit are the hallmarks of it's membership, that the moment you walk in you are "part of the family" - these are the criteria for a healthy and vibrant parish. Anyone with a soul generated by God, with a heart created from love, is a child of God - and thus "part of the family".

Our doors are wide open for visitors who would become family, and it is our honour to welcome anyone to come and worship with us - wherever you are on your faith journey - as part of our family. We invite you to consider joining us for one of our services, and we hope that you will enjoy your time with us.





CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION HAS A NEW "BLOG"!

To access our recent sermons on our new Blog "Ascending Voices", please click HERE!


JOIN US FOR EASTER SERVICES

Sunday, April 9 ~ Palm Sunday ~ 10:00 a.m.
Blessing of the Palms, Procession,and Holy Eucharist

Thursday, April 13 ~ Maundy Thursday 7:30 p.m.
Holy Eucharist and Washing of Feet

Friday, April 14 ~ Good Friday ~ 10:00 a.m.
Liturgy of the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ

Sunday, April 16 ~ Easter Day ~ 10:00 a.m.
Choral Eucharist
Bring your bells for ringing (at the Gloria)to make it a festive occasion.

**Please Note: Holy Saturday Easter Vigil ~ April 15 ~ 9pm to be held at Christ’s Church Cathedral, 252 James Street North, Hamilton Bishop Michael presiding, joined by the Primate and Bishop Terry


FRAGRANCE FREE BUILDING

Thank you for not wearing any of the following during your visit to The Church of the Ascension:

Cologne, after shave lotion, perfume, perfumed hand lotion, fragranced hair products, and/or similar products.

Many people are sensitive to these products and these scents can cause a variety of illness. We thank you for your kind cooperation.


ROOM RENTALS

The Church of the Ascension has several spaces that are available for rentals. Please contact Ruth Faulks through the church office at 905-527-3505.

For more information please click HERE to view our Room Rentals Brochure.


THROUGH A CANADIAN STAINED GLASS WINDOW

Did you know? The windows in our very own Chapel of the Holy Spirit are being featured in the Niagara Angican!

Mary Goldsberry and Abby Mulvihill, long time parishioners from the Ascension have penned a series of articles regarding these unique and historic windows. Every month a different window will be featured.

This month's window features James Stewart. Check out the latest article at www.niagaraanglican/newspaper/.ca.

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NEW DAYS!



New Worship Space

The renovations on our historic church building are finished! Please join us as we worship in our new space!

Photos of the renovation process and of our Re-Dedication Service are now available on our website and on our Facebook Page. Please click HERE to go to our photo gallery or click on the link in the left sidebar. We will update the photo gallery whenever new pictures are available, so check back often! Photos are also available on our Facebook Page. Please "Like" us!




Camera Many of our photos are courtesy of Historical Hamilton and photographer Paul Dolanjski. Please visit their website for more wonderful photos of our church and other historical buildings in the Hamilton area.

Newspaper View the latest Ascension news here!