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Thursday, May 2, 2013

Paschal Message of His Grace Bishop IRÉNÉE

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Paschal Message of His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

An appeal to President Obama and his government for the release of two Orthodox Christian Archbishops, namely Archbishop Paul Yazigi and Archbishop Youhanna Ibrahim who were abducted by armed rebels on April 23, 2013 in the suburbs of Aleppo , Syria . The driver of the Archbishops was murdered and the Archbishops were forced by the rebels to go to an unknown location either in Syria or in Turkey .

Sunday, April 28, 2013

Rev. Fr. Alexei Vassiouchkine, the Rector of Saint Seraphim Russian Orthodox Church, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada served the Holy Liturgy on the day of the Entry of the Lord into Jerusalem. April 28, 2013

Sunday, April 28, 2013

On Sunday April 28, 2013, the day of the Entry of the Lord into Jerusalem, Archpriest John Jillions, the Chancellor of The Orthodox Church in America, presided over the Divine Liturgy at the Cathedral of the Annunciation in Ottawa, ON.
Concelebrating with Archpriest John were Archpriest James Griggs, Dean of the Cathedral of the Annunciation, Priest Nikolay Melnik, Second Priest at the Cathedral, and all the Cathedral deacons.

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.