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

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


Nativity Greetings from His Grace Bishop Irénée

Archpastoral letter to be read on the Feast of the Nativity of our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ.


Metropolitan Tikhon Leads SVS Delegation to Halki

At invitation of His All Holiness, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, a delegation representing Saint Vladimir’s Seminary visited the historic Holy Theological School of Halki here December 16-19, 2014.

2014-12-16 to 2014-12-19

Patronal Feastday of St. Herman of Alaska Sobor, Edmonton, Alberta

2014-12-12 to 2014-12-13

On December 12 and 13, 2014 the Patronal Feastday of St. Herman of Alaska Orthodox Sobor was celebrated in Edmonton, Alberta. The occasion was marked with the visitation of His Grace, Bishop Irénée, and a four part lecture series, delivered by special guest Fr. Michael Oleksa, from the Diocese of Alaska.

Photos from the St Nicholas Day Festal Liturgy and Ordinations

Festal Liturgy and Ordinations

On the feast of St. Nicholas, His Grace Bishop Irénée of Ottawa and Canada visited St Nicholas Orthodox Church in Narol, Manitoba.

Vladika Irénée ordained Matthew Beynon (from the Mission of the Life Giving Springs of the Theotokos) to the holy Diaconate, along with Stephen Sharman, Yuri Hladio and Leighton Knapp (from the same mission) to the Subdiaconate.

Photos and Articles of the Visit to Russia of Metropolitan Tikhon and the North American delegation

View the articles and galleries below of the visit to Russia.

2014-12-02 to 2014-12-08

Metropolitan Tikhon to visit Russia at the invitation of Patriarch Kirill

Metropolitan Tikhon

His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, will make an official visit to the Orthodox Church of Russia at the invitation of His Holiness, Patriarch Kirill of Moscow at the beginning of December 2014.


Photos from the Enthronement of Bishop Irénée as Bishop of Ottawa and the Archdiocese of Canada


Photos from the service of the Enthronement of Bishop Irénée as Bishop of Ottawa and the Archdiocese of Canada at Holy Annunciation / St Nicholas Cathedral in Ottawa.

Bishop Irénée enthroned to See of Ottawa and Canada


His Beatitude, Metropolitan Tikhon, presided at the Divine Liturgy and Enthronement of His Grace, Bishop Irénée [Rochon], as Bishop of Ottawa and the Orthodox Church in America’s Archdiocese of Canada at Annunciation/Saint Nicholas Cathedral here on Saturday, November 29, 2014.

Photos from the Visit in Toronto of the holy Mount Athos Icon

Icon of the Mother of God "The Abbess of the Holy Mount Athos"
2014-11-15 to 2014-11-19

The holy wonderworking icon of the Mother of God "The Abbess of the Holy Mount Athos", along with the holy relics of St Gabriel of Mount Athos, visited Christ the Saviour Sobor in Toronto over the past several days, 15 - 19 November.

Also in Toronto, on Tuesday 18 November, an akathist was served before this holy icon at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation at which several of our priests were present.

Several photos are available below.

Mount Athos Icon to Visit Sts Peter and Paul Sobor, Montréal

2014-11-21 to 2014-11-23

The wonderworking Abbess of Mount Athos Icon of the Most Holy Mother of God and the Holy Relics of St Gabriel of Mount Athos will be at Sts Peter and Paul Cathedral November 21-23.