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Saturday, April 27, 2013

His Beatitude would like all of us to do the following: “Let our processions be this year with candles tied with black ribbons, chanting the hymn: ‘To Thee O Champion Leader….’ Instead of the Hymn ‘Rejoice O Bethany …’ asking the Virgin Mary to keep our Church as a fortified city.” 

Please read the full attached letter.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013

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Monday, April 22, 2013

Prayers requested for abducted Syrian hierarchs

Sunday, April 21, 2013

During the week of April 21, His Grace, Bishop IRÉNÉE, accompanied by Archpriest Anatoliy Melnyk, the Chancellor of the Archdiocese of Canada, and Protodeacon Nazari Polataiko visited the Hermitage of the Annunciation near New Germany, NS, where he was introduced to the life, worship and work of the monks.

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Bishop Irénée ordained Deacon John Palmer to the Holy Priesthood on April 21, 2013 in Halifax, NS.

Monday, April 15, 2013


In two separate requests, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon and His Eminence, Archbishop Nikon of Boston, New England and the Albanian Archdiocese, called upon Orthodox Christians everywhere to pray in the wake of the bombings that marred the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 15, 2013.

Friday, April 12, 2013

St. Vladimir’s Seminary Library receives historic music collection

Thursday, April 11, 2013

On April 11, 2013, the annual meeting of the Canadian Conference of Orthodox Bishops took place at the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Toronto (Canada), with 12 bishops participating.

Sunday, April 7, 2013

Veneration of the Cross and Annunciation Liturgy at St. Seraphim of Sarov Orthodox Church, Richmond Hill, ON

Sunday, April 7, 2013

On Saturday Evening April 6 and Sunday April 7, 2013, His Grace Bishop IRÉNÉE, The Administrator of The Archdiocese of Canada, presided over Vigil and the Divine Liturgy at Christ The Saviour Orthodox Sobor in Toronto, ON.