On June the 2d and the 3d of this year the great Holy Icon of our Russian Orthodox Church – the Wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of Our Lady of the Sign – will for the first time visit the Patriarchal Cathedral of Saint Barbara in Edmonton. This icon appeared to people for the first time [...]
The Wonderworking Kursk Root Icon of Our Lady of the Sign will for the first time visit the Patriarchal Cathedral of Saint Barbara in Edmonton.
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 [...]
The Paschal Epistle of His Grace Iov, Bishop of Kashira, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in Canada
The Paschal Epistle of His Grace Iov, Bishop of Kashira, Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in Canada Dear Reverend Fathers, dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ! I greet you from the depth of my heart with the Great and Sacred Holy Day of Pascha! Let the words of Pascal Greeting ring today everywhere and in [...]
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 [...]
Orthodox V Charitable Association held it’s Annual General Meeting on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013. President Andy Shupenia called the meeting to order. The previous years minutes were read and adopted. Discussion took place in regards to some potential upgrades to the residence for the minister. Financially, the organization is doing quite well. The two major [...]
Orthodox_V_Schedule_-_2013 – format “pdf”. Russian Orthodox Church – Moscow Patriarchate Orthodox V Charitable Association of the Patriarchal Parishes in Alberta, Canada ORTHODOX V SCHEDULE 2013 If you would like to receive Holy Communion at any of the services, please come at 9:30am for confession and notify the priest or someone in the church office. All [...]
During the Service in the church of St. Apostle Jacob in Mundare, Alberta, the Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes in Canada Bishop Iov (Job) awarded A Certificate of Merit (“The Bishop’s Gramota”) – to Marshall Chmilar – who is now quitting his position due to health problems – for many years of serving as [...]
To His Grace, The Right Reverend Bishop Iov of Kashira, The Administrator of the Patriarchal Parishes of the Moscow Patriarchate in Canada Your Grace, Dear Vladika! I want to express to You, dear Vladika, my most sincere condolences on the bereavement over the departure of Victor Theodorovich Lopushinsky – the oldest parishioner and a volunteer-employee [...]
Memory Eternal! LOPUSHINSKY, Victor On Wednesday, February 27, 2013, Victor Theodore Lopushinsky, the Honorary Member the Church Board of St. Barbara Russian Orthodox Cathedral in Edmonton, AB, passed away peacefully at the age of 97. Victor will be sadly missed and forever remembered by his wife of 38 years, Lucy and his children, Diane (Jerry) [...]
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, [...]