News & Events

Saturday, January 6, 2018

The clergy and faithful of St Aidan of Lindisfarne Orthodox Church in Cranbrook, BC blessed their local Joseph Creek on the Feast of Theophany.

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Photos from the services of the Feast of the Nativity at Holy Trinity Cathedral in Winnipeg, MB.

Sunday, January 7, 2018

The Feast of the Nativity of our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ was celebrated at Sts Peter and Paul Cathedral in Montréal with His Eminence Archbishop Irénée presiding at the celebration of the Divine Liturgy.

Saturday, January 6, 2018

On the Eve of the Feast of the Navity of Christ, His Eminence Archbishop Irénée ordained Reader Sean Reid to the holy diaconate during a hierachical Divine Liturgy at Christ the Saviour Cathedral, Toronto.

Deacon Sean will serve at All Saints of North America Church in Hamilton.

Monday, December 25, 2017

Photos of the Liturgy on Christmas Day at Paroisse Saint-Benoît-de-Nursie in Montréal. Concelebrating with His Eminence, Archbishop Irénée, were Fr Dragos Giulea, Fr Andrei Syrkin, Fr Dimitri Choueiri, Fr Mykola Andriienko and Archdeacon Amvrosi.

The Feast of the Nativity of the Lord is also Vladyka's birthday. De nombreuses années!

Monday, December 25, 2017

“I behold a strange and most glorious mystery: heaven, a cave, the Virgin the throne of the cherubim; the manger a room, in which Christ, the God whom nothing can contain is laid. Him do we praise and magnify.” (Irmos of the 9th Ode of the Nativity Canon).

Saturday, December 16, 2017

His Eminence Archbishop Irénée will be in Mississauga, Ontario, on Saturday 16 December, at All Saints of Serbia Orthodox Cathedral, to concelebrate a pan-Orthodox hierarchical Divine Liturgy along with His Grace Bishop Mitrophan of the Serbian Archdiocese of Canada, before the relics of the newly-glorified Serbian saint, Mardarije of Libertyville.

St Mardarije was the first Serbian Orthodox bishop of America in Canada from 1925-1935. He was glorified in July 2017. His relics were found 82 years after his death to be miraculously incorrupt.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

On Sunday 10 December, renowned theologian and patristics professor from St Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary, Fr John Behr, visited Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission in Toronto.

Fr John concelebrated Mattins and Divine Liturgy with the mission's rector, Fr Geoffrey Ready, and delivered the homily, before enjoying fellowship following the Liturgy with the faithful of the mission.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

On Saturday 9 December, a day-long theological conference on "St Athanasius and the Incarnation" attracted nearly 120 people to the George Ignatieff Theatre at Trinity College.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

The Divine Liturgy for the Feast of St Alexander Nevsky was celebrated at Sts Peter and Paul Sobor, Montréal on 6 December, presided by Fr Alexander Janowski.