COVID-19 INFO

As of the last BC govt. health directive, all churches services in BC . are cancelled. This order will be reviewed on Jan. 8, 2121. Click on the link below for current information. https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/emergency-preparedness-response-recovery/covid-19-provincial-support/restrictions St. Aidan Orthodox Church is complying with this order and has written a letter of protest regarding the blanket closing of

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Letter to Bonnie Henry and Hon. Adrian Dix

Dr. Bonnie Henry                                                                                                         Dec 2, 2020 BC Provincial Health Officer P.O.Box 9648 STN PROV GOVT Victoria, BC;  V8W 9P4 Dear Honourable Adrian Dix and Dr. Bonnie Henry,                              I am the priest in charge of St. Aidan’s Orthodox Church in Cranbrook B.C. in the East Kootenay. First I would like to thank you for

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Cheese Pascha

You need a big mixer for this one, or cut the recipe down 3 pounds of room temperature cream cheese 1 pound room temperature butter 2 cups icing sugar 1 Tablespoon vanilla 1 pint sour cream (2 cups) optional; golden raisins, slivered almonds Cream the butter, add cream cheese, keep creaming add sugar, vanilla then

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Living Forgiveness

Twenty years ago, when we entered the Orthodox Christian Church, our children ranged in age from 9 to 16 years of age. One of the first services we experienced was the service of forgiveness which begins Great Lent in the Orthodox calendar. This is a service where every person in the congregation prostrates his or

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