Website Links

The following are some links to websites which are of interest to Parkdale:

A New Year Blessing 2021

Click [Here ] to view a special New Year’s Message from the Parkdale family.

Protesting Systemic Racism

A CFRA radio interview with Rev. Bailey and Leslie Roberts

Protests against police brutality have taken place in cities across the US, with protests in solidarity around the world. Are these protests a step forwards? Are we making any progress here in Canada? Click [Here] At Work Interview – to listen.

Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church – Charleston, South Carolina 
On behalf of the Council of Elders and the Congregation of Parkdale United Church, Rev. Dr. A. Bailey sent a letter of condolences and support to the congregation of Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina. Click here to read the letter

On Friday, March 15th, Rev. Anthony Bailey was guest host on CBC Radio. Robyn Bresnahan, the regular host, assisted in morning worship at Parkdale the previous Sunday.

Robyn Bresnahan, host of CBC Radio’s Ottawa Morning participated in our service on Sunday, March 10th. She was accompanied by two of her colleagues: Denise Fung and Joanne Steventon. Robyn spent a day in Anthony’s shoes as “Reverend”, taking part in the baptism and reading Scripture. She recorded parts of the service. In return, she let Anthony spend a morning in her hosting chair at Ottawa Morning (91.5 FM) on Friday, March 15 between 7:30 and 8:30 a.m. where he hosted the final hour of the show.

Here are some pictures from the job exchange:

Robyn at Parkdale
Anthony of CBC
Anthony of CBC
Bailey Family
Big Soul Project
CBC Audience


The following links include various forms and tools which may be of use to the congregation.

Support Parkdale United Church

Givings can be made directly through your bank account or Credit Card using Pre-Authorized Remittance (PAR). PAR application forms can be printed from this website (Click here to download:  PAR application form).   We will fill in the lines with the church information on them (Congregational number, Church name, Church PAR contact and phone number)  and you can fill in your personal details.

If you would like to increase or modify your PAR givings please send an email outlining your wishes to 
or send a note to the church office.

Should you wish to cancel your PAR donations please print,  fill in, sign, and return the following form: PAR cancellation form.

The Messenger

Monthly Email Newsletter


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Ottawa, ON K1Y 1H3
Phone: (613) 728-8656