Rector: The Venerable Paul Charbonneau

Pastor Paul and his wife, Joanne, encountered God through the Jesus People movement of the 1960s and 1970s, and in 1981 he enrolled at the Diocesan College of McGill University (Montreal, Quebec), where he was taught by N. T. Wright. He pastored in Two Mountains, Quebec, before becoming the rector of St. Hilda’s in 1994. He is also the executive archdeacon of the Anglican Network in Canada. An accomplished visual artist, Pastor Paul loves exploring how the use of artistic gifts can glorify God and build up the church.


Curate: The Reverend David Doherty

Pastor Dave holds degrees from Emmanuel Bible College (Kitchener, Ontario) and McMaster Divinity College (Hamilton, Ontario). He has been serving as a pastor of St. Hilda’s since January 2021 and was ordained as a priest in October 2022. In addition to his ministry at St. Hilda’s, Dave works as a copyeditor and proofreader and teaches at Emmanuel Bible College. In his spare time he enjoys playing music, reading classic novels, and exploring Ontario with his wife, Michelle.