Our Clergy at Christ Church

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Our dedicated Christ Church Clergy oversee all aspects of parish community life and provide encouragement, and spiritual support to the members of the parish and accross the wider community of Stouffville.

Christ Church's Clergy are at the spititual heart of the parish, leading the various liturgical events throughout the week, including the celebration of Eucharist. They lead dynamic Christian education programs and officiate at key milestone ceremonies such as baptisms, confirmations, weddings and funerals.

Our Clergy work closely with the members of the parish with a view to fostering a strong spiritual, scriptural and sacramental base within the parish and broader community so that all may encounter the transforming presence of God in Jesus Christ. 

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The Reverend Jason Prisley

Incumbent

The Reverend Jason Prisley was born and raised in the Beaches area of Toronto and has a religious background in the Baptist Church tradition, attending Fallingbrook Heights Baptist Church as a young adult.  

Jason attended the University of Toronto and his studies include an Honours B.A. degree with a major in British History and a minor in both Religion and Medieval Studies. During his undergraduate studies, Jason was able to study abroad at the University of Lancaster in England.  Jason attended Wycliffe College in Toronto for his seminary studies, obtaining a Master of Divinity degree in May 2005. 

It was also in May 2005 that Jason was ordained as a Deacon at St. James’ Cathedral in Toronto and began his ministry at Christ Church Deer Park in downtown Toronto as the Assistant Curate. Jason began his ministry at Christ Church Stouffville in May 2007 as the Associate Priest, was named Priest-in-Charge in January 2010 and Incumbent in June 2011.

Jason also enjoys reading, exercising, travelling and spending time with family and friends. Jason is also a self-confessed sports nut, and especially enjoys watching English football (soccer) and hockey.

Jason lives in Stouffville with his wife, Melissa, and their two cats.

You can contact Rev. Jason at jasonprisley@stouffvilleanglican.ca or by calling the parish office at (905) 640-1461.


To schedule an appointment with our
clergy please contact the parish office.