Rev'd Fr. Craig O’Brien, Rector


Fr. O’Brien, who arrived in Sackville / Dorchester September, 2019, is a native of Halifax, Nova Scotia. He was ordained to the Sacred Priesthood in 1999 and has served as a parish priest in parishes of the Anglican Communion in Canada and the United States. His interests include philosophy, theology, liturgy, spirituality, poetry and contemporary literature, movies, folk, rock and country music; travel, tennis and the outdoors.

The Rev'd Dr. Elizabeth Wells, Deacon

The Reverend Doctor Elizabeth Wells is a full-time musicologist at Mount Allison University in Sackville and a Deacon in the parish since 2014.  She was ordained in the Diocese of Fredericton after four years of study in the Vocational Diaconate program of the Diocese.  She is currently an M. Div. student, part-time at Trinity College Divinity School at the University of Toronto.  She received her doctoral education in musicology at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York.

Elizabeth has been an active member of the parish since she moved here in 2001.  She is Chair of the Sackville Community Association, an organization that helps those in need in the "E4L" postal code area.  She leads morning and evening prayer on occasion, proclaims the gospel and prepares the elements as part of the Eucharist, and occasionally preaches.  She can be reached at and would like to hear about anyone in need in the parish or ways in which the church could be more connected with the needs of the world.

Elizabeth’s work with the Sackville Christmas Cheer program out of St. Paul’s church was highlighted in a recent article in the Tribune Post.

Warden of St. Ann's Church


Martha Ritchie, Warden


Warden of St. Paul's Church


Bruce Robertson, Parish Warden

Wardens of Holy Trinity Church


Gaius Dobson, Warden

Thelma Cormier, Warden