St James Anglican Church

Kemptville, ON, Canada

Fr. Robert Porter

Fr. Robert Porter

Although he attended Church nominally for many of his teenage and young adulthood years he experienced a profound time of renewal and re-dedication leading up to his confirmation in 2005 which was the beginning of his discerned call to the Priesthood.


Fr. Robert is a cradle Anglican from Belleville and began his studies in the MDiv program at Wycliffe College in 2008. He lived in Wycliffe residence during his MDiv studies and thoroughly enjoyed the vibrant Christian community, participating in the Student Council in various roles.


Fr. Robert served the churches of St. Lukes Lyndhurst and St. Johns Sunbury for two years before coming to Kemptville. Fr. Robert is married to Tira who recently finished graduate school and is apply for positions in teaching