Blessing of the Fraser River
Sunday, January 11, 2015

On a misty Sunday afternoon after Theophany, St. Herman of Alaska parish in Langley BC was joined by Holy Nativity Antiochian parish for the annual Blessing of the Fraser River at Derby Reach Park, Fort Langley.

Sunday, January 11, 2015

The Monastery of all Saints of North America hosted the New Year's Yolka for the children twice this year, once for the New Calendar and once for the old. The turn out for both was great, especially the first one, which was held in the Russian Hall in east Vancouver. For the second one, held in the Monastery hall, Bishop Varlaam took the role of Ded Moroz (Grandfather Frost) and passed out the gifts for the children.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Photos from the Nativity service at St Seraphim's Orthodox Church.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

The Canadian Ambassador to Russia John Kur attended midnight Christmas Divine Liturgy at St Catherine's, Moscow, and also gave Archimandrite Alexander Pihach a statement from Prime Stephen Harper.

Festive Liturgy at St Seraphim's
Sunday, January 4, 2015

View the photo gallery below of the festive Hierarchichal Divine Liturgy at Seraphim of Sarov Church.

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

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

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 to Friday, December 19, 2014

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.

Friday, December 12, 2014 to Saturday, December 13, 2014

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.

Festal Liturgy and Ordinations
Saturday, December 6, 2014

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.

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 to Monday, December 8, 2014

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


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