News & Events

Thursday, March 23, 2017

His Eminence Archbishop Irénée awarded Barbara North, lay member from Alberta on the archdiocesan council, a gramota on the occasion of her 70th birthday marking her many years of support for St Herman of Alaska Sobor in Edmonton and the Archdiocese of Canada.

May God grant her many years!

The archdiocesan council is holding its spring meeting at Christ the Saviour Russian Orthodox Cathedral in Toronto on March 23-24.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Photos from the Feast of the Veneration of the Cross on the Third Sunday of Lent at St Aidan of Lindisfarne Orthodox Church in Cranbrook, BC.

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Photos from the Vigil on the eve of the Third Sunday of Great Lent, the Veneration of the Holy Cross, with the visit of His Eminence Archbishop Irénée to Christ the Saviour Russian Orthodox Cathedral in Toronto.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Photos from the celebration of the Feast of the Veneration of the Holy Cross on the Third Sunday of Great Lent at Holy Apostles Mission Station in Chilliwack, BC.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Renowned author and editor Christine Chaillot from Geneva, Switzerland, who has written several books and articles on the life and spirituality of the Oriental Orthodox Churches, as well as on the dialogue between the Oriental and Eastern Orthodox Churches, recently visited Toronto, Québec City and Montréal, including parishes of the archdiocese, on a tour to present her latest book.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

The Orthodox School of Theology at Trinity College, University of Toronto, together with Holy Myrrhbearers Orthodox Mission and Orthodox Christian Fellowship at U of T recently hosted a panel discussion on the topic "Resurrection of Logos - The Divine, the Individual and Finding Our Bearings in a Postmodern World".

Sunday, March 5, 2017

The archbishop's travel and visiting plans for the next two months.

Sunday, March 5, 2017

On the Sunday of Orthodoxy, March 5, 2017 priests from several jurisdictions and their flocks gathered at Saints Nicholas and Dimitrios Greek Orthodox Church in Vancouver, BC to celebrate the Triumph of Orthodoxy.

Fr. Justin Hewlett of St. John of Shanghai OCA Church gave the homily, and a collection was taken for All Saints of Alaska OCA Church in Victoria, BC.

Friday, March 3, 2017

Photo taken of the northern lights over Smoky Lake Church. The photo was taken by John Shankowsky and featured on Global News.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Vladyka Irénée visits the Theological Academy in St. Petersburg on Tuesday, February 21st.