New to Canada


Whether you are in Toronto to visit or here to live, the people at Knox would love to help you find home and friendships that feel like family, fast!

Our International ministries staff and volunteers are equipped to help you overcome obstacles of language and culture so that you can feel at home here and explore any questions you have about faith in God and Christianity.

On Sundays

Internationals’ Bible Study,
Sundays @ 9:45am, Knox Church, Room 309 (3rd floor)

September 8-December 15, 2019; January 5-July 5, 2020

Join this small community of internationals and leaders to study the bible, learn what its message means for our lives, and grow in friendship. Those new to English and new to the Bible are very welcome. Consider staying for worship at 11am afterward, or join us later at our 5pm worship service.

To receive email updates about our study or ask any questions, contact Colin McCordic,

Worship Debrief
Sundays after 11am worship, Knox Church, Room 309 (3rd floor)

Starts again on September 8, 2019

Join us 15 minutes after the 11am worship service for a simple discussion about the worship service. This time is for people learning English or from a different cultural background to help each other better understand church and support one another.

Monday English-as-a-Second Language Classes

Our friendly teachers lead small group classes for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. ESL conversation classes are offered for $10/term* of 10 classes. Each week before classes start we offer an optional meal for $5/adult or free for children under 12yrs. Come join the conversation!

Our classes are best suited for those 16yrs old to any age of adult. If you have children, we are happy to provide childcare during our ESL program for children of all ages.

*If you are working through a refugee claim or living permanently in Canada our classes are free.

Monday Evenings at Knox Presbyterian Church
5:00pm – Registration opens
6:15pm - Dinner served ($5)
6:45pm-8:45pm – Classes

Fall Term 2019: September 23 – December 2, 2019
Winter Term 2020: January 13 – March 30, 2020
Spring Term 2019: April 20 – June 29, 2020 

You can join the term any Monday. We are always accepting new students!

Contact Colin McCordic with any questions,