Parish Feastday at the the Protection of the Mother of God Parish in Ottawa.

17 October 2019

On October 14th, the Protection of the Holy Virgin Church in Ottawa celebrated its parish feast.
His Eminence Archbishop Gabriel, presided at the festive services. He was assisted by the parish clergy Fr. Alexis Pjawka and Protodeacon Fr. Vasily Milonow, as well as visiting clergy: Fr. Anthony Kadyshev, a cleric of the Moscow Diocese, and Fr. Nicholas Perekrestov and Fr. Deacon Daniel Bonev, both from the diocesan cathedral in Montreal. The choir sang under the direction of Julia Krukouskaia.

A moleben and procession took place after the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy. After the service, a banquet was held in the Pushkin Cultural Centre.