“Do not be afraid! Life with Christ is a wonderful adventure. He alone can give full meaning to life.”
-St. John Paul II

We aspire to a living faith – knowing who Jesus is, growing in our relationship with him, and leading others.

Welcome to St. Finnan’s Parish. We’re glad you’re here. 

We aspire to a living faith, one in which we know Jesus as our friend, saviour, and comforter.

Don’t be afraid to invite him into your heart. If you want to invite Jesus into your life and into your heart get in touch with us at We’re here to journey with you and help you start a great adventure.

Try Alpha?

We aspire to a living faith and believe a life with Christ is the ultimate adventure.

Why not give it a try? But, where do you start? Try, ALPHA!

Alpha is for anyone and everyone. We come together with one another as we are, free to be ourselves. People from every walk of life explore the life’s big questions in a friendly, open and non-judgmental environment.

For more information contact,

Inez Franklin  613-347-7666,
Elizabeth McDonell 613-527-3209,

Join us for Mass

We invite you to join us for mass in one of our three Churches!

You can find our mass schedule on our events page.

St. James Church

Maxville, ON

St. Finnan Basilica

Alexandria, ON

St. Anthony Church

Apple Hill, ON

The Sacraments

We want to know Jesus as our friend, our saviour, and our comforter. We want to know about him; we want to experience him!

One way we know Jesus is by encountering him in the sacraments.

We invite you to know Jesus and grow in your faith by celebrating the sacraments at St. Finnan's Parish.

To get more information, or to express interest in receiving the sacraments, please fill in the short form. A member of our team will be in touch with you.

*Please contact for funerals.

**Please see our events calendar for confession/reconciliation times. If you are unavailable at those times, please contact our office at

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