Our Church

Dormition of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church

Due to the rapidly evolving situation with Covid-19, our Church is following the Directives of our Federal and Provincial Governments and our from our Archdiocese. The Church will BE CLOSED until further notice.

 

Our Church Services are continuing to be streamed live on the Hellenic Community of Ottawa YouTube channel

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When the Church is open, all visitors are welcome to attend church services at our parish

Program of Holy Week and Easter, 2021

The following services will be live streamed only:

Saturday of Lazarus, April 24th
9:45 a.m.     Divine Liturgy

Palm Sunday, April 25th
9:45 a.m.     Divine Liturgy

Palm Sunday, April 25th
6:00 p.m.     The Service of the Bridegroom

Holy Monday, April 26th
6:00 p.m.     The Service of the Bridegroom

Holy Tuesday, April 27th
6:00 p.m.     The Service of the Bridegroom (Hymn of Kassiani)

Holy Wednesday, April 28th
4:00 p.m.     Service of the Holy Unction

Holy Thursday, April 29th
9:45 a.m. Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great

Holy Thursday, April 29th
6:00 p.m. The Service of the Holy Passion,
The reading of the 12 Gospels, and Procession of the Crucifix

Holy Friday, April 30th
9:30 a.m.    The Great Hours

Holy Friday, April 30th
1:00 p.m.    The Unnailing

Holy Friday, April 30th
6:00 p.m.    The Service of Lamentation & Procession of the Holy Burial  

Holy Saturday, May 1st
10:30 a.m.    Divine Liturgy of St. Basil the Great

Holy Saturday, May 1st
11:00 p.m.    The Great Canon
12:00 p.m.    THE  GLORIOUS  RESURRECTION (
Divine Liturgy immediately afterwards)

Holy Easter Sunday, May 2nd

Please Register to Receive Holy Communion during Holy Week

Due to the current lockdown, parishioners may not attend church services in person.  However, you may register yourself and your family to go and receive communion on one of the following dates.

You have to sign up online starting Monday, April 25th at 9:00 a.m.  Please click on  the date and time for the link to register.  A confirmation email will be sent to your email.  Please help out your loved ones who may not have email access sign up as well.

Holy Thursday, April 29th from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Registration closes when all time slots are filled or by 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28th.

Holy Saturday, May 1st from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Registration closes when all time slots are filled or by 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 29th.

Easter Sunday, May 2nd from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Registration closes when all time slots are filled or by 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 29th.
If you would like to Receive the Light of the Resurrection, you may drive through the parking lot from 12:00 midnight to 1:00 a.m. on Holy Saturday night.

Church Information

  • Church office: 613-225-8016 ext. 222
  • Father Alex’s personal line: 613-225-8016 ext 222 For non-emergencies
  • Life threatening emergency answering service: 613-239-4736 for after-hours emergencies requiring the Priest
  • Fax 613-225-9947

Sunday Service:

  • Divine Liturgy: 9:45 AM

2021 monthly calendars: