The Author

Matthew Civico is a writer and ESL teacher from Montreal. He is married to Maria-Josée and they serve together at Église du Plateau Mont-Royal. Matt writes for Area of Effect magazine and you can follow him on twitter or his blog.

What Happened When I Attended a French Church

Growing up in Montreal as the child of Irish and Italian Anglophone parents, I attended English-speaking schools and, of course, an English church. My