NEWS AND EVENTS - Thursday, February 4, 2016
HIS HOLINESS SERBIAN PATRIARCH IRINEJ
MAKES THIRD CANONICAL VISIT TO THE DIOCESE OF CANADA
Toronto, Ontario - Following the January feast days celebrated throughout the Diocese of Canada in the spirit of the tradition of our fathers, we have been made worthy of one more great joy, which is the visit of the first hierarch of our holy Serbian Orthodox Church to our God protected Diocese of Canada.Glory be to God, this is the third visit of His Holiness Serbian Patriarch Irinej to Canada as administrator of the Diocese of Canada.
The Serbian Patriarch and administrator of the Diocese of Canada was welcomed the metro Toronto clergy. Humbly, but heartfelt. He was welcomed with joy and love and then continued his way to the Diocesan residence at Holy Transfiguration Monastery in Milton. A meeting of the Diocesan Council was held the following day with His Holiness. The agenda for the Diocesan Assembly was reviewed and His Holiness gave his blessing. The assembly will begin with the Invocation of the Holy Spirit on Friday, February 5, 2016 at noon at Monastery Milton.