News & Events

Sunday, June 5, 2022

This past week Archbishop Irénée made an Archpastoral visit to the parish of St Mark's in Yorkton Saskatchewan for the feast of the Ascension. Vespers and Liturgy were served with the Archpriest Rodion Luciuk (Rector of St Mark's), Igumen Vladimir, Deacon Denis and Archpriest Gregory Scratch (Dean of Manitoba and Saskatchewan).

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Thursday, May 19, 2022

A quick look at the worksite next to St Herman's Orthodox Church in Langley will reveal that we are finally starting to make progress after many months of delay!  Our progress is all the more impressive given that the building project coincided with the confusion and extra labour occasioned by the Covid pandemic.

Sunday, April 24, 2022

Photos from Pascha at Sts Peter and Paul Sobor, Montréal.

Sunday, April 24, 2022

Photos from Palm Sunday, Holy Week, Pascha 2022 at St Nicholas Mission, Kamloops, BC.

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

With the blessing of His Beatitude Metropolitan Tikhon, Archpriest Alexander Rentel, OCA Chancellor, traveled to Europe from March 23 to April 2, 2022 to see first hand the operations of Eleos and its humanitarian efforts for the Ukrainian refugees.

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

To the Clergy, Monastics, and Faithful of the Orthodox Church in America,

Dear Beloved Children in the Lord,


Sunday, April 17, 2022

Photos from the visit of His Eminence, Archbishop Irénée, to Sts Peter and Paul Sobor, Montréal, on Palm Sunday.

Sunday, March 27, 2022

On Sunday March 27, Vladika Irenee ordained Deacon Symeon Price to the holy priesthood at a Liturgy in Holy Resurrection Church, Vancouver. Also attending the service along with the archbishop and Protodeacon Jesse Isaac, were Fr Michael Fourik, the parish’s rector, and local clergy including Fr Lawrence Farley, Fr Richard Rene, newly-ordained Fr Peter Choi, and Deacon Gregory Wright.

Father Symeon received his master's degree from the Orthodoxy School of Theology at Trinity College, Toronto.  

Thursday, March 24, 2022 to Friday, March 25, 2022

His Eminence, Archbishop Irénée visited St Herman of Alaska Orthodox Church in Edmonton, ordaining Deacon Peter Choi to the priesthood, as well as ordaining Deacon Micah Friesen and tonsuring Paul Batz as reader. In addition, Fr Vincent Lehr was awarded the palitza.

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

His Eminence, Archbishop Irénée visited Holy Trinity Orthodox Church in Edmonton, and blessed the new altar icon. Father Vitaly, Protodeacon Jesse, and Deacon Andre also visiting. Glory be to God!