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St. John the Divine Orthodox Church
Archdiocese of Canada -- Orthodox Church in America
1094 Drouillard Road, Windsor, Ontario, Canada
IN CELEBRATION OF THE FEAST OF ST. NICHOLAS

In celebration of the Feast of St. Nicholas, on the Sunday closest to the feastday, we celebrate St. Nicholas with Father Constantine telling the story and gifts for the children.   What a joy it is to see these happy faces!

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ARCHBISHOP IRÉNÉE VISITS ST JOHN THE DIVINE PARISH
November 18, 2018
November 18, 2018
November 18, 2018

On the weekend of  November 17 & 18, 2018, Archbishop IRÉNÉE made his pastoral visit to our parish.

SAMARITAN'S PURSE 2018
Blessing the Boxes
75 Boxes This Year
Packing the Boxes for Delivery
OUTSIDE THE DOORS

Fr. Constantine and Ron outside the doors of the church.   

TYLER BECOMES A CATACHUMEN
September 13, 2018
September 13, 2018
September 13, 2018

Tyler became a catachumen of the Orthodox Church.   He will continue his studies with the desire to be baptized and chrismated as an Orthodox Christian.

THE LADIES OF ST JOHN THE DIVINE
July 29, 2018
July 29, 2018
July 29, 2018

The Ladies of St. John the Divine have taken on the support of a young girl from Ethiopia, through Compassion Canada.   We will be sponsoring a monthly pot luck lunch on the first Sunday of each month, the proceeds of each luncheon will go to support this young woman.  Join us!

THE CHRISMATION OF ANGELA DREW

Welcoming Angela into our Faith Family - 04/28/18

Angela Drew, wife of Syd Drew of our community, made the committment to become an Orthodox Christian.   Angela says, "I am raising my children as Orthodox Christians; I want to be an Orthodox Christian, and live my life as an Orthodox Christian."  We, at St. John the Divine and very happy and pleased that Angela, who has taken the name, Anne, has made this decision in her life.   Welcome, Angela!

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WELCOME YOUSSEF FAMILY
HOLY UNCTION SERVICE 2018
PALM SUNDAY 2018
BLESSING
WAITING
WATCHING
PROCESSING
LAZARUS SATURDAY
MAKING PALM CROSSES
VENERATION OF THE CROSS
THE CROSS ON DISPLAY
PROCESSION WITH THE CROSS
THE CROSS ON THE SACRAMENTAL TABLE
THEOPHANY

The Blessing of the Waters - 01/07/18

On a very cold Sunday, January 7, 2018, we celebrated the Feast of the Theophany at St. John the Divine.  All activities were held indoors!

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VASILOPITA
St. Basil's Bread

On Sunday, January 7, 2018, the first Sunday of 2018, we celebrated the Feast of St. Basil (January 1st) with the blessing and distribution of St. Basil's Bread.   We were gifted with 2 loaves -- one citrus, one almond -- so that those with citrus allergies could participate.   Our dear friend, Anna, received the coin.   May God Grant Her Good Fortune Throughout 2018!