In Christ,
in this place,
with these people,
you have found a home.

A Christian Community

The Church of the Transfiguration is a growing community of Jesus’ followers seeking to bring new people into Christian life. Located in the heart of Davisville Village in uptown Toronto, members of our community gather for worship at Transfiguration on Sundays and Thursdays, but live out our Christian faith across the entire GTA throughout the week. We seek to follow Jesus, welcome the stranger, seek peace in our city, celebrate diversity, and live out the Kingdom of God. Transfiguration is a church rooted in the Anglican tradition and is one of over two hundred churches in the Anglican Diocese of Toronto.

Scripture_340pxA Story that Transforms

As a Christian community, we profess a belief in the good news of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection. We believe that relationship with Jesus and living as his disciples has the power to transform the life of our community and the life of the world.

We believe that our story (both as individuals and as a community) intersects with God’s story found in the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments. We read and study the Scriptures so that we can better understand who we are as God’s people.

A Warm Welcome

Whether you’re planning your first visit to Transfiguration or your one-hundred-and-first: welcome! At Transfiguration we welcome people of all backgrounds, nationalities, personal histories, sexual orientations, and gender identities. We are a community that worships and prays together, eats together, cries, rejoices, and grows together.

We believe that part of being a welcoming Christian community is welcoming people where they are, not where we are.

You do not have to share all (or any) of the same beliefs as the practicing Christians within our community to be welcome here, for while we are on this journey with each other, we respect that we can be in different places along the way. All are welcome and invited at Transfiguration.

You can belong before you believe.

We are always welcoming new people on Sundays when we gather for worship at 10:30am and 4pm.

Alternatively, please feel free to contact our Incumbent, Daniel Cranley, who would be happy to make an appointment for coffee and conversation and a friendly introduction.

Happening at Transfiguration

Pádraig Ó Tuama, "The Poetry of Mercy and Justice"

Sunday February 2nd - 4:00pm - Sunday February 2nd - 6:00pm

Pádraig Ó Tuama, "The Poetry of Mercy and Justice"

Church of the Transfiguration
111 Manor Road East
Toronto, ON  M4S 1R4 Map

Poet and theologian Pádraig Ó Tuama will be the guest of honour at our Water's Edge service on February 2, 2020, where he'll speak about "The Poetry of Mercy and Justice". Pádraig's work centres around themes of language, power, conflict and religion. Working fluently on the page and in public, Pádraig is a compelling poet and skilled speaker, teacher and group worker. From 2014-2019 he was the leader of the Corrymeela Community, Ireland’s oldest peace and reconciliation community.

We are so excited that Pádraig will be joining us for the evening! All are invited to attend: the service will start as usual at 4pm, with a community dinner to follow.

If you'd like to know more about Pádraig and his work, check out his full bio here: www.padraigotuama.com/bio

Photo credit: Trevor Brady

72 interested  ·  30 going
Pastry-Making Workshop

Saturday February 15th - 2:30pm - Saturday February 15th - 7:00pm

Pastry-Making Workshop

Church of the Transfiguration
111 Manor Road East
Toronto, ON  M4S 1R4 Map

Get your rolling pins ready! Learn how to make pie crust with Susan, one of our most experienced parish bakers. We'll gather on February 15th at 2:30pm in the downstairs kitchen, and finish with a meal together at 6pm (and eat some of the fruits of our labour!). Space is limited to 8 spots, so please sign up in the narthex.

Ingredients will be provided; you may be asked to bring your own rolling pin, pastry cutter, and apron - Deb and Susan will be in touch about supplies with those who sign up.

11 interested
Board Games Night

Friday February 21st - 6:30pm - Friday February 21st - 9:30pm

Board Games Night

Church of the Transfiguration
111 Manor Road East
Toronto, ON  M4S 1R4 Map

Join us on Friday, February 21st from 6:30-9:30pm for Transfig’s ninth Board Games Night! All ages welcome. We’ll provide the pizza, snacks, and some games to play, along with toys for the little ones, but you’re welcome to bring your favourite games along, too.

5 interested  ·  3 going
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