Wanted: Junior Choir Director and Mezzo-Soprano Soloist/Choral Lead (a combined position): Royal York Road United Church, Toronto is accepting applications for a ten month contract (Sept 2014 – June 2015). Responsibilities to include teaching and directing the Junior Choir cooperatively with the Director of Music, for two 12 week terms (fall and winter) as well as providing choral leadership in the Senior Choir from Sept – June. Ideally this position would be suited to someone interested in music education. The candidate would demonstrate the ability to work with and teach children, sing solo literature, sight read well and lead chorally. The candidate will also need to provide a current police check. RYRUC is an inclusive and welcoming congregation close to the subway. Please contact ryrchurch@rogers.com for more information.

Royal York Road United Church is an enthusiastic community of approximately 500 members. Sunday Services are 10:30 - 11:30 AM.

Fine preaching, engaging children’s curriculum, adult study, and music are our hallmarks. Members and their children enjoy the opportunity to gather in faith to worship, plan outreach activities,  study and socialize through a variety of opportunities.

We are conveniently located.  You can walk from nearby homes, drive and take accessible public transportation (map). An elevator provides easy access to the building. Our ushers greet you at all RYR entrances. 

Please browse through this site to learn more about us.  Join us on Sunday or at one of our special events. We warmly welcome you. 

For your enjoyment, the Senior Choir and our Piper have created a very beautiful  Amazing Grace video. Enjoy! 



Royal York Road United Welcomes The Right Rev. GARY PATERSON, Moderator of the United Church of Canada on Tuesday, May 20, 2014Click HERE for the details.

The Royal News - our Royal York Road's newsletter - March/April edition. To read previous issues, please go to our News & Events page.

Geraniums on Sale Now

Holy Week ServicesPalm Sunday, April 13, 2014;  Maundy Thursday, April 17, 2014;  Good Friday, April 18, 2014;  Easter Sunday, April 20 2014.

Outreach Jazz Concert – Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2pm

A Spring Potluck Supper – Wednesday, May 7, 2014, 6pm  for all the women in the church.

Garage Sale - Saturday, May 31, 2014.


 Our mission is to be a caring community in the world, which believes in and lives under God's sovereignty, as revealed in Jesus Christ by the Spirit, and which, through its worship, study and service to others, witnesses to God. 



Part of the Etobicoke Community since 1942 - 3 blocks south of the Royal York subway

851 Royal York Road, Toronto, Ontario M8Y 2V3

Telephone: 416-231-9401 E-mail Us