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The Church is located on 385 Sussex Dr, between St. Patrick Street and Guigues avenue, in front of the National Gallery of Canada

Parish Office
Open Monday to Friday
9 am - 12 pm. & 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Summer Hours
9 am - 12 pm. & 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
56 Guigues, Ottawa, ON, K1N 5H5

Tel: (613) 241-7496
Fax: (613) 241-1627

Archbishop of Ottawa:
† Most Rev. Terrence Prendergast, S.J.

Msgr. Daniel Berniquez

Associate Rector
Fr. Geoffrey Kerslake

Fr. Paul M. McKeown, O.S.M.
Msgr. Kevin Beach
Msgr. Gilles Lavergne
Msgr. Robert Latour

Ricardo Santiago (English)
Gilles Ouellette (French)

Jacques Dumas,
Marie-André Boyer

Michel Guimont, Director of Music,
Director, French Choir and English Choir
Jennifer Loveless, Organist
Joan Fearnley, Director,
Women's Choir and Youth Choir  

Office Staff:
Diane Lemieux-Trudel
Lucie Labelle, Sylvia Patrice

Custodial Staff:
Christian Pierre
Stéphane Charette
Brian Graham


Map of Downtown Ottawa

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Entrance via Parent Street
Free parking while attending the liturgical celebrations

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News and Events

The Blessed Sacrament will be present in the chapel after the 5 PM Mass on Thursdays and in the Church, every 1st Friday of the month after the 12:15 mass until 5:00 p.m..

A Brief History and Parishes of the Archdiocese of Ottawa – 125 years
This hard cover book, containing 256 glossy paper pages with full colour throughout, shows some of the dynamic life and activities of our parishes. It is currently available at the office at a cost of $35 each.

Confessions are held 15 minutes before each mass

Tuesday April 15th (7:30pm)
Chrism mass presided by Archbishop Prendergast.

Wednesday, April 16th (7:30pm)
Tenebrae Service - a service of readings, song and prayer. A male voice chorus anchored by the men of the Cathedral choirs will sing the Tenebrae texts.

Holy Thursday, April 17th (Bilingual 7:30pm)

Good Friday, April 18th (9am to noon)
Way of the Cross in the streets of Ottawa sponsored by Communion and Liberation. Departure from St. Patrick's Basilica, corner Nepean and Kent at 9:30am and arrival at Notre Dame Cathedral around 12 noon. Archbishop Prendergast will lead this procession with prayer, meditation and song.

Easter Vigil, Saturday, April 19th (bilingual 8:30pm)

Easter Sunday, April 20th
Regular mass schedule.

Sunday, May 4th (12pm)
Neophyte mass. This English mass celebrates those who have received the sacraments at the Easter Vigil.

Sunday, May 4th (2:30pm)
Wedding Anniversary Mass. This English mass celebrates couples that have been married for a significant number of years. Please register with you parish by filling out a request form to be presented to your pastor for his signature.

Saturday, May 17th (7:30pm)
Sacred music concert. The Florilège Vocal Ensemble will sing Mozart Requiem under the direction of Louis-Antoine Laroche.

Archbishop's 2014 Easter Message

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La Basilique-Cathédrale Notre-Dame/Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica 2013