Chapels & Chaplains

Chapels & Chaplains

Thinkstock
The WAINWRIGHT BASE CHAPEL is located in building 196 west of the Jr. Ranks Mess, at the corner of Hillside and Perimeter Roads.
 
Whom we serve:
  • CF members and their families
  • DND employees and their families
  • Other members of the defence team and their families

What we offer:
  • Base Chapel Religious Services
  • Religious Education
  • Marriage Preparation
  • Christmas Hamper Program
  • Emergency Chaplain Services
  • Sacrament Preparation
  • Other services - Pastoral Counselling, Advocacy for Members, Recommendations for Compassionate Leave, Advising the Chain of Command on Matters of Faith and Religions

PASTORAL CARE
Regular Support:
Our pastoral team is here to offer you a place to receive assistance, whether your concern is matrimonial discord, financial distress, critical illness and/or sudden death of loved ones, or SIMPLY TO TALK about matters which are weighing heavy on you.
 
Emergencies:
In TIMES OF CRISIS, your chaplaincy team will provide 24 hour, 7 day a week care to you and your family.
Contact the Emergency Chaplain.
 
Religious Services: 
Sunday Morning
0900 Catholic Liturgy (Bilingual)
1030 Protestant Worship (English)
Sunday Chapel provides a break from demanding, often stressful, schedules with a time to RESET SPIRITUALLY and emotionally to PREPARE FOR THE COMING WEEK. Everyone is welcome.
 
Multifaith Prayer Room
Our Chapel’s Multifaith Room provides SACRED SPACE for those of other faith traditions and resources (sacred texts, materials for smudging, prayer rugs, etc). ALL ARE WELCOME.
Ceremonies
Baptisms / Dedications
First Communion
Reconciliation
Confirmation
Weddings - Contact us at least six months in advance (A Marriage Preparation Course is required.)
 
How to contact us:
PHONE: 780-842-1363 ext 1438
OFFICE HOURS: Monday - Friday 0900 - 1600 hrs.
 
AFTER HOUR'S EMERGENCY CHAPLAIN 780-842-1363 ext 1700
 
Catholic Chapel Life Coordinator
Capt Antony Werunga                   780-842-1363  ext 1252
 
Protestant Chapel Life Coordinator
Capt Kent Horsman                         780-842-1363  ext 1251
 

GARRISON WAINWRIGHT CHAPLAIN TEAM

Maj Alan Mills                     Ext 1272
(Senior Garrison Chaplain)
 
Capt Kent Horsman            Ext 1251
 
Capt Antony Werunga        Ext 1252