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

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


Many Cultures, One Faith: Healing Society Through Orthodox Christian Living - Hamilton, Ontario

We are delighted to invite you to join us as we welcome priest, author, and speaker Father Michael Oleksa back to Canada from his home in Alaska, as our guest speaker for this year's Orthodox Spirituality Series in Hamilton.


Statement on the Violence in Québec City

Statement of Metropolitan Sotirios, Chairman of the Canadian Conference of Orthodox Bishops on the Québec shooting:


Memory Eternal: Matushka Juliana Ossorguine Schmemann

Matushka Juliana Schmemann, 93, wife of the late Protopresbyter Alexander Schmemann, lifelong educator in New York girls’ schools and former headmistress of the Spence School, fell asleep in the Lord at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale, where she had been in residence since the fall of 2016, on Sunday evening, January 29, 2017.

Matushka Juliana was born to a family of White Russian émigrés and was raised and educated in France.  In 1951, she and Father Alexander moved to New York, where she began a long teaching career at the Chapin School, the Spence School and the Brearley School.


Archdiocesan Assembly - Information & Registration Forms

Assembly of the Archdiocese of Canada
“Refreshment for the Journey”
Edmonton, Alberta
July 26-28, 2017

Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ: Glory to Jesus Christ!

At the request of His Eminence, Archbishop Irénée, and on behalf of the 2017 Canadian Archdiocesan Assembly Planning Committee, I would like to invite all of you to join us in Edmonton, Alberta, during the week of July 25-28 for our tri-annual Canadian Assembly and Clergy Synaxis. The Synaxis and Assembly will be held in the Sandman Hotel West Edmonton.

2017-07-25 to 2017-07-28

Visit to Sts. Peter & Paul Sobor, Montreal for Divine Liturgy


Archbishop Irénée visits Montreal's Sts. Peter & Paul Sobor for Divine Liturgy.

Visit to St. John in the Wilderness, Birchdale, BC


On December 16th, Vladyka visited St. John in the Wilderness Orthodox Sanctuary in Birchdale, BC.

Deacon Paul Bartlett's ordination in Calgary on December 18th


Photos of Deacon Paul Bartlett's ordination at St. Peter The Aleut Church, Calgary, AB on December 18th.

Theophany Blessing in Cranbrook, BC


Photos of a very cold blessing of the water service at St Aidan of Lindisfarne Church in Cranbrook, BC at -22 degrees.

Feast of the Nativity of Christ at Sts. Peter & Paul Sobor, Montreal

2017-01-06 to 2017-01-07

Photos from the Feast of the Nativity of Christ, celebrated at Sts. Peter & Paul Sobor, Montreal

Archbishop Irénée's Visiting Schedule - January and February 2017

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