Category Archives: Religion

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.

March 8: Canon Chris VanBuskirk
March 15: Pastor Alice Szemok
March 22: Pastor John Stewart
March 29: Deacon Eddie Quann
April 5: Nancy Stephens
April 12: Fr. Dan Bastarache

All are welcome. For more information, call 843-6022 or visit their website at

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper at St. Raphael’s

St. Raphael’s Parish is hosting a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 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 $7.00 for adults and $4.00 for children 12… Continue Reading

St. Raphael’s to Host Weekly Merchandise Bingo

St. Raphael’s Parish is hosting weekly Merchandise BINGO at the Father AA McKinnon Memorial Hall, 105 Main Street in Blackville starting on Friday, February 8. Bingo will be held every Friday evening. Cost is $7.50 to play and games begin at 7:00pm. Pop, chips and hot dogs are available for purchase. Everyone welcome. Continue Reading

Community Gathers for Christmas Candlelight Parade

More than fifty people braved the wind and snow for the annual Christmas Candlelight Parade on Monday evening, December 17. The community event kicked off at the old village office at 6:30pm. The crowd walked up Main Street, while singing Christmas carols, to the creche at Saint Raphael’s Church. Clergy and representatives from local churches… Continue Reading

Local Church Bells to Ring 100 Times to Commemorate 100th Anniversary of end of WWI

A soundwave of bells will toll 100 times from coast to coast to coast at the setting of the sun on November 11th, just like they did in 1918. St. Raphael’s Roman Catholic Church and Holy Trinity Anglican Church will participate in Bells of Peace, a commemorative initiative marking the 100th anniversary of the end… Continue Reading

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12 South Bartholomew Road
Blackville, NB E9B 1N2

Phone: (506) 843-6337
Fax: (506) 843-6043

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