Ira Carty

Hi, I’m Ira Carty – here is a little bit about me.


I was born, the last of six children, on the twin island state of Antigua and Barbuda in the Caribbean – famous for its 365 white sandy beaches!

I moved to Canada 12 years ago to complete my studies at Tyndale University College and Seminary.


Since graduating University in 2005, I have served the community as a pastor in a local church in the GTA.

I am an ordained minister, licensed to Officiate wedding ceremonies and funeral services in the province of Ontario.

I am also currently an ESL instructor.


Interacting with people from diverse cultural and religious backgrounds.

Teaching, mentoring and helping couples build strong marriages and families.

For fun

I’m am an avid sports fan, especially soccer (Manchester United) and cricket (West Indies).

I enjoy reading, listening to most genres of music (from classical to jazz) and traveling.

Why Choose Enduring Promises?

What couples are saying

Words cannot describe how incredible you were at the ceremony for our wedding. Everyone had nothing but great things to say about you all night! You made our day so special and we just want to thank you for everything.
Sarah and Julian

It was an honour and a pleasure for us to have you to share this moment with us, and to pronounce us husband and wife. Words can’t describe how grateful we are for all the help and care that you provided. Our friends and family absolutely LOVED your speech, and you really were the highlight of the whole wedding. Thank you again for everything!