Archdiocesan Office address / L'adresse pour le Centre archidiocésain:

3441 15th Avenue, Rawdon, QC, J0K 1S0
Tel. 450-834-2870


New Parish Ministry Resources article describes In-reach/Outreach programs

Parish Ministry Resources: In-reach/Outreach programs

An inspiring article describing the “In-reach/Outreach Committee” established at Holy Cross Church, Medford, NJ is now available as part of the Department of Christian Service and Humanitarian Aid's Parish Ministry Resources, formerly known as the Resource Handbook.


Sunday of Orthodoxy in Edmonton

Sunday of Orthodoxy in Edmonton

On March 1, 2015, the first Sunday of Great Lent, St. Herman of Alaska Sobor in Edmonton, Alberta hosted the celebration of the Triumph of Orthodoxy.

Sunday of Orthodoxy service in Saskatoon

Sunday of Orthodoxy in Saskatoon

It was a most blessed Sunday of Orthodoxy at Holy Resurrection Orthodox Church with Father Pau Ruiz Gomar our parish priest, along with seven other priests who served the Vespers with the faithful in attendance from Romanian, Serbian, Ukrainian, Antiochian and OCA jurisdictions.

The choir and faithful sang most beautifully which made it a most rich and powerful expression of faith!

The 18th All American Council - July 2015

The 18th All American Council

"How to Expand the Mission"

July 20 - 24, 2015
Atlanta, Georgia

2015-07-20 to 2015-07-24

Statute Revisions Available for comments by Church-at-large

The 18th All American Council

The Holy Synod of Bishops recently blessed the general release of the revised Statute of the Orthodox Church in America for general review by the Church.

The finalized revised Statute will be presented at the 18th All-American Council [AAC] in Atlanta, GA July 20-24, 2015.


The 100th Anniversary of the Repose of St. Raphael, Bishop of Brooklyn

St Raphael Hawaweeny

Pilgrims from across North America gathered at Saint Tikhon’s Monastery, South Canaan, PA, May 28-29, 2000 to celebrate the glorification of the first Orthodox Christian bishop to have been consecrated on North American soil—Saint Raphael Hawaweeny.

Today—February 27, 2015—marks the 100th Anniversary of Saint Raphael’s repose. His many missionary and pastoral journeys across North America to gather Orthodox Christian faithful of Middle Eastern background had taken their toll. He fell ill early in 1915, patiently bearing his infirmities at home. At 12:40 a.m. on February 27, he fell asleep in the Lord.


Canon of St Andrew of Crete in Montréal


His Grace Bishop Irénée visited Sts Peter and Paul Sobor in Montréal for the Reading of the Canon of St Andrew of Crete.

Metropolitan Tikhon offers Condolences, Prayers on Slaying of Coptic Christians in Libya

In a letter addressed to the Primate of the Coptic Orthodox Church, His Holiness, Pope Tawadros II dated February 17, 2015, His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, expressed condolences and offered prayers on behalf of the Holy Synod of Bishops and the clergy and faithful of the Orthodox Church in America on the martyrdom of 21 Egyptian Coptic Christian men whose beheadings by IS forces were confirmed by the Libyan and Egyptian governments on February 14.


First Services at Holy Apostles Mission Station, Chilliwack, BC

Holy Apostles Mission Station, Chilliwack, BC
2015-02-07 to 2015-02-08

February 7th and 8th marked the first liturgical services of the Holy Apostles Mission Station in Chilliwack, British Columbia. It was the culmination of a season of prayerful planning, but also the beginning of something new that the Lord has established and blessed.

Court Upholds Conviction of Archbishop Seraphim

The Court of Appeals of the Province of Manitoba affirmed the conviction of Archbishop Seraphim.

Click here for further information ( news article).