Assembly of the Archdiocese of Canada 2020

Archdiocesan Assembly Postponed

More information on rescheduling the assembly to follow


Looking Towards Eternity
"50 Years of Faith, Family and Friends"
Montréal, Québec - July 21-24, 2020

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

At the request of His Eminence, Archbishop Irénée and on behalf of the 2020 Canadian Archdiocesan Assembly Planning Committee, I would like to invite all of you to join us in Montreal, Quebec, during the week of July 21, 2020 for our triennial Canadian Assembly and Clergy Synaxis. The Synaxis and Assembly will be held in at Manoir D’Youville, Chateauguay, Quebec.

The theme for our Assembly is “Looking Forward to Eternity to Faith, Family and Friends” and celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Reception of the Tomos of Autocephaly and canonization of St Herman of Alaska. 

St. Herman, pray to God for us!  O Blessed Father Herman of Alaska, North Star of Christ's Holy Church.
The light of your Holy Life and great deed, guides those who follow the Orthodox Way.
Together we lift high the Holy Cross you planted firmly in America. Let all behold and Glorify Jesus Christ, singing His Holy Resurrection.

This week will consist of:

  1. Good teaching
  2. Renewed friendships
  3. Joyful worship (“The joy of the Lord is my strength”)
  4. Clergy wives' workshop
  5. Thursday evening banquet
  6. Parish stories of encouragement and inspiration
  7. Optional for Friday afternoon (if enough people are interested): visit to the Sign of the Theotokos Church, St Peter & St Paul Cathedral, and Greek Orthodox Monastery (Virgin Mary the Consolatory) in Brownsburg


Step 1: Assembly Registration

Send in registration and certification forms o the Archdiocese with one cheque to cover registration and banquet. You may optionally make payment via EFT through your parish bank account already on file, scanning your forms and emailing them to treasurer@archdiocese.ca.

Please note that you must book rooms directly with the hotel.

If you’ve never had a chance to visit Montreal before, there is a wide variety of attractions for you and your family to enjoy, Mont-Royal, Vieux Montreal (Old Montreal), Notre Dame Cathedral, La Ronde, Biodome, Botanical Gardens, St Joseph Oratory.

If you have any questions, please call 450-845-2870, or email secretary@archdiocese.ca   We look forward to seeing you in Montréal!