Ottawa, May 5, 2013 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to mark the celebration of Easter in the Eastern Orthodox and Oriental Orthodox Churches: “Holy Week and Eastertide are a time of profound solemnity and joy to Christians in Canada and around the world. One of [...]
On April 11, 2013, the annual meeting of the Canadian Conference (Synaxis) of Orthodox Bishops of Canada took place at the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Constantinople Patriarchy in Toronto (Canada), with 12 bishops participating. The Synaxis started from the opening prayers and the reading from the Epistle of Apostle Paul to the Jews (13:14-17), offered [...]
A message about The Holy Bishops’ Council of the Russian Orthodox Church that took place on the 2-5th of February in Moscow, Russia, this year.
Dear Reverend Fathers, dear brothers and sisters in Christ! I would like to devote my message for this annual meeting of our Cathedral to the Holy Bishop’s Council of the Russian Orthodox Church that took place on the 2-5 of February in Moscow this year, and in which, according to the protocols of our Church, [...]
Message of the Holy Bishops’ Council to the Clergy, Monastics, Laity and Children of the Russian Orthodox Church
Beloved in the Lord all-honourable father presbyters, esteemed deacons, God-loving monks and nuns, dear brothers and sisters and all the faithful children of the Russian Orthodox Church! The Holy Bishops’ Council, which took place in Moscow in the Cathedral of Christ the Saviour from 2nd to 5th February 2013, address these words of the apostolic [...]
Rv. Priest Anthony Filchak is released from the position of a clergyman of the Patriarchal Parishes in Canada
On October 4, 2012 a regular meeting of the Holy Synod of the Russian Orthodox Church took place in the Patriarchal and Synodal Office in St. Daniel’s Monastery under the chairmanship of His Holiness Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia Kirill. The Synod reviewed a number of issues related to foreign institutions of the Moscow [...]
The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America held its third annual meeting.
The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America held its third annual meeting for all member hierarchs, that is, all active canonical bishops in its region. The meeting was held from September 10-12, 2012, at the Chicago O’Hare Hilton in Chicago, Illinois. Forty-three bishops were in attendance. The first plenary session opened [...]
Supreme Church Council’s statement on the verdict upon the case of the persons who violated the sacred space of the Church of Christ the Saviour
In connection with the Khamovniki Court’s judgement upon the outrage committed in the Church of Christ the Saviour, the Supreme Church Council of the Russian Orthodox Church has issued the following official statement published on patriarchia.ru The Supreme Church Council considers it important to clarify once again the Church’s position concerning the blasphemous action committed [...]
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His Grace Iov, Bishop of Kashira and Very Rev. Sergei Kipriyanovich, the Rector of the Cathedral in Edmonton were invited by Fr. Joseph Salame, the Rector of the Maronite Catholic Parish of Our Lady of Good Help and took part in the welcome meeting of His Beatitude Patriarch Mar Bishara Boutros Al-Rahi at the time [...]
The largest Serbian Church in Canada, the cathedral church of All Serbian Saints in Mississauga, on the west side of Toronto, was too small on Sunday, April 22 to received beneath its arches all the Serbian faithful who came to greet His Holiness Patriarch Irinej of Serbia. [...]
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