Saint Augustine's


Welcome to St. Augustine’s Parish,
Nova Scotia

St. Augustine’s Church, Chester

With missions in:

St. Anthony’s Church, Hubbards

St. Patrick’s Church, New Ross



Our Schedule

”Blessed are the Peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God."

(Matthew 5:9)

Sunday Masses


4:00 pm • St. Patrick's, New Ross


9:00 am • St. Augustine’s, Chester
11:15 am • St. Anthony’s, Hubbards


Weekday Schedule

Wednesdays • 9:00 am • St. Augustine's
Thursdays • 9:00 am • St. Anthony's
Fridays • 9:00 am • St. Augustine's


Parish Events


Sunday February 5: Food Bank Sunday, St. Anthony’s; Sunday Celebration in the Absence of a Priest (3 churches)
Monday, February 6: St. Augustine’s Guild Meeting, Glebe, 7:00 pm
Sunday, February 19: Meet & Greet for our newcomer family, Hearth Room, New Ross Farm. Light refreshment and music. 2:00-4:00 pm (Snow date, March 5, 2:00-4:00 pm)
Tuesday, February 21: Finance Committee Meeting, Glebe, 7:00 pm
Tuesday, February 28: Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, 4:30 - 6:30
St. Anthony’s Church Hall, sponsored by the men of St. Luke’a and St. Anthony’s  Church. Come and enjoy, pancakes, sausages, fresh fruit, homemade muffins, tea and coffee. Adults - $8.00, Children - $5.00 and under the age of five - free.

Meet and Greet


Wednesday, March 1: Ash Wednesday, Mass,
St. Anthony’s - 10:00 am, St. Patrick’s - 12:15 pm, St. Augustine’s - 6:30 pm
Friday, March 3: World Day of Prayer, St. Anthony’s, 2:00 pm, Service and Reception
Sunday, March 5: First Sunday of Lent
Monday, March 6: Guild Meeting, Glebe, 7:00 pm
Tuesday, March 7: Pastoral Council Meeting, Glebe, 7:00 pm

Sacrament of Baptism

By appointment, please contact the office

Sacrament of Matrimony

By appointment, At least six months notice must be given. Contact the office.

Religious Education

St. Augustine's Parish offers religious education and sacramental preparation for children from Primary to grade 8.  Classes are held from mid September through to the end of May, in Chester, each Sunday following the 9am Mass. In addition to our Sunday classes, St. Augustine's also offers a home schooled based program, for those parents who have difficulty travelling the distance to Chester. This year, classes will begin on Sunday, September 20th and registration forms will be available at the back of each church the first weekend of September.  

For further details please contact Jennifer Paterson, Catechetical Program Coordinator, 902-275-4427 or call St. Augustine's office 902-275-5463

Tel: (902) 275-5463 (Office, Chester Glebe)
Fax: (902) 273-3037

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”Blessed are the Peacemakers, for they shall be called the children of God."

(Matthew 5:9).