News & Events

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Photo and videos from the funeral of Bishop Varlaam (Novakshonoff) at All Saints of North America Monastery in Dewdney, BC, as clergy and faithful assemble to bid farewell to the beloved hierarch.




Funeral service at All Saints of North America Monastery in Dewdney

Burial in Orthodox cemetery in Vancouver

Monday, February 17, 2020 to Saturday, February 22, 2020

Monday, February 17 – Volunteers are needed for funeral preparations, such as cleaning the church inside and outside, which will start at 9 a.m. We want to make the monastery setting as nice as possible in preparation for the arrival of Vladika Varlaam on Friday.

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 to Friday, July 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.

Sunday, February 9, 2020

Olga Leonidovna Jurgens fell asleep peacefully in the Lord on Thursday evening, 6 February, 2020.  She reposed in Ottawa, Ontario, in the Seniors’ Residence where she had been living for several years. 

Olga Leonidovna Jurgens was born in Milan, Italy, on 30 June, 1926, to Leonid P M Jurgens and his wife Anna Alexandrovna Solodovnikova. 

Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission - Pan-Orthodox Great Blessing of Water at Cherry Beach in Toronto
Monday, January 6, 2020

Photos from the celebration of Theophany around the Archdiocese of Canada.

Sunday, January 5, 2020

On Sunday 5 January, His Eminence Archbishop Irénée visited Sts Peter and Paul Sobor in Montréal.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

On Wednesday, November 13, 2019, the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Orthodox Church in America concelebrated the Divine Liturgy for the feast of Saint John Chrysostom.  At the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy His Eminence Archbishop Michael of New York and New Jersey, Secretary of the Holy Synod, read a proclamation of the Holy Synod announcing the anniversary celebrations

Friday, December 6, 2019

Adult and children parishioners of St Vladimir Prince of Kiev Church in Halifax celebrated the feast of St Nicholas with tea time at Fr David's.

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Photos from the visit of His Eminence Archbishop Irénée to Holy Resurrection Russian Orthodox Sobor in Vancouver on Sunday 8 December.

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Archbishop Irénée visited The Sign of the Theotokos Church, Montréal on their 41st anniversary.  Concelebrating with Archbishop Irénée were Fr Gregory Nimijean, Deacon Denis Letunousky and Deacon Elias Fonseca.