Saint Aidan Orthodox Church

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Divine Liturgy

Divine Liturgy

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Regular Services


In the Orthodox Church the liturgical day begins in the evening with the setting of the sun. This practice follows the Biblical account of creation: “And there was evening and there was morning, one day” (Gen 1.5). Read more…

Saturday's 5:30 PM


The word liturgy means common work or common action. The Divine Liturgy is the common work of the Orthodox Church. It is the official action of the Church formally gathered together as the chosen People of God. Read more…

Sunday's 10:30 AM

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Divine Liturgy

Today we celebrate the Afterfeast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross. The Holy Martyrs Trophimus, Sabbatius and Dorymedon suffered for Christ during the reign of the Roman emperor Probus (276-282). A pagan festival was being celebrated in the city of Antioch. Sacrificial offerings were brought, the wine was poured, and vile acts were performed.

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St. Aidan Church Breakfast

A free breakfast is served every Monday of every month. Monday breakfast consists of a breakfast sandwich with coffee, juice, yogurt and two pieces of fruit.

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Great Vespers-Tone 5

Great Vespers is served in the church. All are welcome.

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We are a mixture of people from various Orthodox ethnic backgrounds and converts to the Orthodox Church with no claim to any particular ethnic identity. We welcome all in the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, the love of God the Father, and the communion of the Holy Spirit!

Father Andrew

Parish Priest

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St. Aidan Covid Response Plan

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St. Aidan Orthodox Church Covid protocols as of Aug. 28.2021 The BC Provincial Health Order (PHO) presently in place has mandated indoor mask use, restricted indoor gatherings to 50 people, and indicated they are bringing in a Covid vaccination passport requirement to enter certain facilities and businesses throughout the province. They have however exempted religious

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Short Life of St. Aidan of Lindisfarne

Short Life of “St. Aidan of Lindisfarne”                Compiled by Fr. Andrew Saint Aidan of Lindisfarne, the Apostle of Northumbria (died 651), was the founder and first bishop of the Lindisfarne island monastery in England. He is credited with restoring Christianity to Northumbria and has even been promoted as the “patron saint of England.”  Aidan is the Anglicised form of the original Old Irish Aodhán,


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Saint Aidan Orthodox Church
201 7 Ave S,
Cranbrook, BC V1C 2J6

(250) 420-1582