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Saint Raphael’s Church to Remain Open

Saint Raphael’s Church to Remain Open

After months of speculation, parishioners at Saint Raphael’s Roman Catholic Church in Blackville can breathe a sigh of relief as they learned that their church will remain open in the restructuring of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Saint John. Nine churches in the diocese will close and 31 priests will tend to the remaining 70… Continue Reading

Summer Job Opportunity at Holy Trinity

Summer Job Opportunity at Holy Trinity

The Anglican Parish of Derby and Blackville has a summer job available for students who have registered with the NB SEED – Student Employment Experience Development program. Details are below. At Holy Trinity Anglican Church 298 Main Street, Blackville Call: 843-6306 Email: ssunder@nb.sympatico.ca Website: www.crosspurposes.ca 1 position – Labourer Anticipated Start: June 25, 2018 Mowing… Continue Reading

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at St. Raphael’s

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at St. Raphael’s

St. Raphael’s Parish is hosting a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on Tuesday, February 13 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm at the Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall. Supper includes pancakes and sausages, beans and biscuits and tea/coffee. Gingerbread with whipped cream will be served for dessert. Price is $6.00 per person. Everyone welcome! Did you know? Shrove… Continue Reading

Holy Trinity Hosting Stations of the Cross

Holy Trinity Hosting Stations of the Cross

The Anglican Parish of Derby and Blackville will be hosting Stations of the Cross on Fridays in Lent at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 298 Main Street in Blackville. Service will be held at 11:30am followed by a simple lunch and Guest Speaker. Schedule February 16: Nancy Stephens February 23: Fr. Kevin McAllister March 2: Klaudia… Continue Reading

Annual Community Christmas Candlelight Parade

Annual Community Christmas Candlelight Parade

The Annual Christmas Candlelight Parade takes place Monday, December 18 at 6:30pm in Blackville. Lineup begins at the corner of Main Street and Shaffer Lane at the former village office. The parade will proceed up Main Street to the outdoor nativity scene at St. Raphael’s Roman Catholic Church for the blessing of the Creche and… Continue Reading

New Life UPC to Host Gospel Group The McGuires

New Life UPC to Host Gospel Group The McGuires

New Life United Pentecostal Church in Blackville will be hosting award winning Southern Country Gospel group The McGuires this month. Todd and Penny McGuire will be speaking and singing at regular services on Saturday, November 18 at 6:30pm and Sunday, November 19 at 10:00am. On Sunday night, they will perform a concert at 6:30pm. This… Continue Reading

Local Parishes Hosting Fall Suppers

Local Parishes Hosting Fall Suppers

With autumn in full swing, fall supper season is here! Some local churches in the area will be hosting suppers within the next few weeks. Saint Raphael’s Roman Catholic Church will host their annual Fall Supper on Sunday, October 22 from 3:00pm to 6:00pm. It will be held at the Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall,… Continue Reading

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