"Now may our God and Father himself and our Lord Jesus direct our way to you. And may the Lord make you increase and abound in love for one another and for all, just as we abound in love for you."
1Thessalonians 3: 11-12




We are the Roman Catholic Diocese of Antigonish.

Included in our region are 99 parishes and mission churches in the seven counties of Northeastern Nova Scotia:

  • Pictou
  • Antigonish
  • Guysborough
  • Richmond
  • Inverness
  • Victoria
  • Cape Breton 

Chancery Office:

168 Hawthorne St.
PO Box 1330
Antigonish, NS B2G 2L7
ph (902) 863-3335


Our Vision:

The Diocese of Antigonish supports and connects those growing in their relationship with Jesus Christ, our Roman Catholic faith, and hope for the future.

Pastoral Centre:
200 Churchill Drive, Suite 103
Membertou, NS

PO Box 100
Sydney, NS B1P 6G9
ph (902) 539-6188
toll-free 1 (800) 656-5311


Our Mission:

We, the people of God within the Diocese of Antigonish, commit to the continued building and renewal of community, service, worship and teaching within our parishes and Diocese by being:

  • open, honest and inclusive in our relationships
  • transparent in our material and spiritual practices
  • courageous, trustworthy, and full of hope for living out the Gospels in our daily lives