St. Basil's Parish is a Roman Catholic faith community
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St. Basil's Parish

We Journey in Hope.

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IMPORTANT: Last updated December 4, 2014 - click refresh in your browser to make sure you have the latest messages
  • From Darkness to Light - Scripture and Song for Advent presented by our choir 4 PM Sunday December 7th.

  • Christmas Exchange - pickup your tag from the Christmas Tree in the lobby and return the tag with a gift by December 7th (see bulletin for details).

  • Fr. Andrea Spatafora MSF will present scripture and discussion on Thursday December 11th at 7:30 PM.

  • FlowerWalking With Purpose ® is pleased to announce the start of our new course for women, Keeping In Balance ®. We will run a six−part video series and group discussion on how our faith will help empower us to meet the many demanding challenges of our life with the Grace offered through Divine wisdom.
    Our meetings will be on Sunday’s from 3−4:45pm (please note that December’s time is 2−3:45p for Dec 7th instead of the usual 3 pm):
    • November 2nd − 3:00 to 4:45 PM     Getting a Grip through Authenticity
    • *December 7th − 2:00 to 3:45 PM     Getting a Grip in Relationships
    • January 11th − 3:00 to 4:45 PM     Getting a Grip through Rest
    • February 8th − 3:00 to 4:45 PM     Getting a Grip through Simplicity
    • March 8th − 3:00 to 4:45 PM     Getting a Grip When It All Falls Apart
    • April 12th − 3:00 to 4:45 PM     Getting a Grip through Engaging Culture
    For more information or to register for the course, please contact Jennifer Gillespie at 613-695-5060 or . To view the video trailer for Keeping In Balance ®, please visit
    Registration forms related to this are availabe here : Click here for Adobe Acrobat (PDF) , Click here for MS Word (DOC)

  • The Town Hall Meeting summary and next steps are available. If you wish to see some of the ideas or you are able to help please check out the report by clicking here.

  • The report from the Mission and Social Justice Committee to the Parish is available in Adobe PDF format by clicking here.

  • Please see the latest weekly bulletin for details on upcoming events.

Our Mass Schedule

Mass Schedule for St. Basil's
Day of Week Details Time
Saturday Vigil Mass 5:00 PM
Sunday schedule from September to June
Sunday Morning Mass (also Children's Liturgy every week September - June) 9:00 AM
Sunday Morning Mass 11:00 AM
Weekday Schedule and Sacrament of Reconciliation
Monday-Friday Weekday Mass 9:00 AM
Saturday Sacrament of Reconciliation 4:15 PM to 4:45 PM

Please see the current bulletin or the Events Calendar on this site for any notes relating to changes for Weekday Mass (Mass cancelations will be scheduled into the calendar)

Outside of Church

Our Staff

Staff Office Hours

Fr Dan Hawkins, Pastor
Doreen Cripps, Admin. Assistant
Joe Basile, Custodian
Rev. Norm Bonneau, Weekend Assistant

Hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-4pm
940 Rex Ave, Ottawa, ON, K2A 2P7
(GPS Address: 899 Maitland Ave.)
Please see Contact Us for our contact information.

Important Notes

The church is wheel-chair accessible. There is local radio transmission of the services - tune your walkman to FM 92.1.



We Serve the Following Schools

St. Daniel's Elementary School (613-225-4603)
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Notre Dame High School (613-722-6565)
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Collage for this past year from the Diocese

  • Videos presented at the Annual Archbishop’s Charity Dinner are available at the Archdiocese of Ottawa website. They features two videos about the charities supported including Multifaith Housing Initiative (MHI) and a collage video for 2014. Click here to see the videos page. The collage is also available below.

    We are part of the Ottawa Archdiocese family of parishes.

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    Celebrating the year of Faith

    The Lenten Film/Presentation series was presented at the Parish. Thanks to those who attended!