Please note the following changes in the church service schedule for the week from Friday, March 8, 2013 till Friday, March 15, 2013.
Due to the travel of our beloved Fr. Metias Ibrahim to Egypt to attend the ordination ceremony of His Grace Bishop Mina by His Holiness Pope Tawadros II on Sunday, March 10, 2013 in Cairo, Egypt, the following changes to the church services will take effect:
- Liturgies on Friday (March 8, 2013), Sunday (March 10, 2013), and Wednesday (March 13, 2013) will be cancelled.
- Vespers, Sermon and Glorification for the Departure of Pope Kyrillos the 6th will be held on Friday (March 8, 2013) from 7:30pm to 10:00pm followed by aghape to everyone. Please click here for more details.
- A Holy Liturgy will be prayed on Saturday (March 9, 2013) for the Departure of Pope Kyrillos the 6th from 8:00am to 11:00am followed by Sunday School Service and Youth Group Service.
- Normal schedule will resume starting Friday (March 15, 2013) with a Holy Liturgy for the Great Lent from 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Please click here for the full church calendar.
We pray for our beloved Father Metias that Christ our God may bring him back to us in peace, rejoicing with joy and safe in security. As we rejoice for the Heavenly Father’s gift for His church in Canada, we pray that the Lord would grant His Grace Bishop Mina many peaceful years shepherding his flock in purity and righteousness.
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