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


About Us

Pastor : Rev. John Molina

Associate Pastor : Rev. George Palamattam

Pastoral Associate / CYM : Karen MacCannell

Unit Office Administrator : Laurie Smythe


We welcome Fr. John Molina and associate Pastor Fr. George Pallamattam as they arrive in the Good Shepherd Pastoral Unit this weekend. Many Prayers and Blessings are extended to you both as you begin your new phase of Ministry with the Parishioners of the Unit.

Karen MacCannell : Pastoral Associate/Youth Minister - Resides in Meadow Bank and has three children; Madeleine 19, Catherine 17, and William 15. Karen has been a parishioner at St. Francis Parish for 20+ years and has been a Pastoral Associate at St. Francis of Assisi Parish for 13 years. She is also a graduate of the Canadian Youth Ministry Program. Her main duties include: Director of Catechesis and Youth Ministry  for the youth of the Pastoral Unit as well as assisting all parents in their role as the teachers of the faith to their children
Other responsibilities include: 1.) Caring Community Chair ( screening ) for the Pastoral 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. 6) Funeral Ministry

Laurie Smythe: Unit Office Administrator: Laurie has been a Parishioner at 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 25, Alyson, 22 and Abbey 18. 

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.

SUMMER HOURS July and August

Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday 8:30- 1:30

Thursday 9:00-12:00 , 1:00-3:00

Friday 9:00-11:00


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

St. Francis of Assisi                

 Monday 12:05 pm                                                                                 Tuesday 2:00 Beach Grove Home                                                                    Wednesday 12:05 pm                                                                                      Thursday No Mass                                                                                            Friday 9:00 am                                                                                                  Saturday 4:00 pm   ( Sunday Vigil Mass)                                                      Sunday at 9:00 am                                                                                         Sunday 11:00 am                                                                                                 

St. Martin's

Thursday at 4:00 pm                                                                              

Sunday 11:00am

St. Anne's 

Tuesday 9:00 am                                                                                  

Thursday 4:00 pm                                                                                   Sunday at 9:00 am 


Holy Thursday 
St Francis- 7:00 pm
St Martins- 7:30 pm
St. Anne's- 5:30 pm

Good Friday
St. Francis - 1pm & 3pm
St Martins- 3:00pm
St Annes- 1:00pm

Easter Vigil
St Francis - 8pm

Easter Sunday - Regular Mass times for all Parishes

Pastoral Unit Prayer Line  621-0171 or 566-1250


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 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



St Francis Of Assisi

Pastor : Rev. John Molina

Associate Pastor : Rev. George Pallamatam

Pastoral Associate / Co-ordinator Youth Ministry (CYM) :                              Karen MacCannell

Parish Finance Committee Chair :   
St Francis :   Leonard Rogers                                                                                                                                                                    
Custodian : Derry Virtue, Sheila Herron

St Anne's Parish

Parish Priest/Associate : Rev. Robert Coady and Rev. Dovari Joseph         Finance Chair : Vernon MacQuillan

St Martin's Parish

Parish Priest /Associate:  Rev. Robert Coady and Rev. Dovari Joseph       Finance Chair : Gary Stewart

Good Shepherd Pastoral Unit office administrator :Laurie Smythe