On July 25 of 1986, Fr. Ross Campbell was born in the City of Kitchener and moved to Stratford growing up in a close Catholic Family. As Fr. Ross notes, “My family has always been supportive and continues to provide encouragement of my ministry.”
He studied Philosophy and Religious Studies at the University of Western Ontario and graduated with a B.A. in Cross Disciplinary Study in 2008. He attended St. Joseph’s Seminary, Edmonton, earning a Master of Divinity. He was ordained to the diaconate June 10th, 2016 and served as a transitional deacon for the Diocese of Hamilton in our parish.
He was ordained to the priesthood May 6, 2017, and is now an associate pastor at St.Thomas parish.
Fr. Ross works with the RCIA program, and he has pastoral supervision of the Outreach Committee, Altar Servers, Legion of Mary, and our schools, and is involved in our Youth and Family Ministry. Fr. Ross enjoys sharing the faith through teaching, prayer and worship, and is enthusiastic about serving in the parish of St. Thomas as associate pastor.