Archdiocesan Office address / L'adresse pour le Centre archidiocésain:

3441 15th Avenue, Rawdon, QC, J0K 1S0
Tel. 450-834-2870


The Veneration of the Cross at Holy Apostles Mission Station, Chilliwack, BC


Photos from the celebration of the Feast of the Veneration of the Holy Cross on the Third Sunday of Great Lent at Holy Apostles Mission Station in Chilliwack, BC.

Eve of the Veneration of the Holy Cross in Toronto


Photos from the Vigil on the eve of the Third Sunday of Great Lent, the Veneration of the Holy Cross, with the visit of His Eminence Archbishop Irénée to Christ the Saviour Russian Orthodox Cathedral in Toronto.

Christine Chaillot Presents New Book on Dialogue Between Eastern and Oriental Orthodox Churches


Renowned author and editor Christine Chaillot from Geneva, Switzerland, who has written several books and articles on the life and spirituality of the Oriental Orthodox Churches, as well as on the dialogue between the Oriental and Eastern Orthodox Churches, recently visited Toronto, Québec City and Montréal, including parishes of the archdiocese, on a tour to present her latest book.

Orthodox School of Theology at Trinity College Hosts Panel Discussion 'Resurrection of Logos'


The Orthodox School of Theology at Trinity College, University of Toronto, together with Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission and Orthodox Christian Fellowship at U of T recently hosted a panel discussion on the topic "Resurrection of Logos - The Divine, the Individual and Finding Our Bearings in a Postmodern World".

Archbishop Irénée's Visiting Schedule - March and April 2017

The archbishop's travel and visiting plans for the next two months.


The great need to share our Orthodox faith in the dark world of prisons


On the Sunday of Orthodoxy, March 5, 2017 priests from several jurisdictions and their flocks gathered at Saints Nicholas and Dimitrios Greek Orthodox Church in Vancouver, BC to celebrate the Triumph of Orthodoxy.

Fr. Justin Hewlett of St. John of Shanghai OCA Church gave the homily, and a collection was taken for All Saints of Alaska OCA Church in Victoria, BC.

Northern Lights over Smoky Lake Church


Photo taken of the northern lights over Smoky Lake Church. The photo was taken by John Shankowsky and featured on Global News.

Vladyka visits the Theological Academy in St. Petersburg

Vladyka Irénée visits the Theological Academy in St. Petersburg on Tuesday, February 21st.


Vladyka serves at St. Catherine's Church in Moscow

Vladyka Irénée and Deacon Nicolas Svetlovsky serving at St Catherine's Church in Moscow on Sunday, February 19th.


Vladyka concelebrates with Bishop Mstislav at Tikhvin Assumption Monastery

February 2/15, 2017: The Feast of The Presentation of the Lord

His Eminence Irénée, Archbishop of Ottawa and Canada, co-served by His Grace Mstislav, Bishop of Tikhvin, celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Holy Virgin Protection Church Tikhvin Assumption Monastery.