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Announcement on Holy Week and Easter from Archbishop Sotirios

Reverend Fathers, Honourable Presidents and Esteemed Members of the Boards of Directors, Members of the Philoptochos Societies, Teachers, Students and Youth Members of the Communities, and to the Entire Plenitude of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Canada IN RELATION TO HOLY WEEK AND EASTER Beloved in the Lord, In all my previous encyclicals regarding the […]

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Message from the Archbishop Sotirios

20 Μαρτίου 2020 Ευλαβεστάτους Ιερατικώς Προϊσταμένους, Εντιμοτάτους Προέδρους και Αξιότιμα Μέλη των Δ.Σ., Φιλοπτώχους Αδελφότητες, Διδασκάλους, Διδασκάλισσε­­­ς, Μαθητές και Μαθήτριες, Νεολαία των Κοινοτήτων καιάπαν το ευλαβές πλήρωμα της Ελληνικής Ορθοδόξου Αρχιεπισκοπής Καναδά  Αγαπητοί εν Κυρίω, Στην από 13 Μαρτίου 2020 εγκύκλιο, σχετικά με τον κορονοϊό, έγραφα: «Η Ιερά Αρχιεπισκοπή μας και οι Κοινότητές της θ’ […]

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COVID-19 UPDATE

March 17, 2020 Dear Hellenic Community of Vancouver Members, Globally, we are seeing governments taking precautions to slow or stop the spread of COVID-19 and categorizing the Coronavirus as a pandemic is an important step to increase the ability of the World Health Organization (WHO) and other public health authorities to stop the spread of […]

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Summer Jobs at the HCV – Hiring Now!

The HCV is hiring qualified people ages 15-30 under the Canada Summer Jobs program. Each position begins ASAP,  running until September 1st, 2019.  Please contact [email protected] with a cover letter and resume, including why you would like to help at the HCV.  We will be reviewing applications and filling each position with the first suitable […]

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How’s Your Lenten Journey Been?

Lent is fully underway – with just about three weeks to go until Easter, what do you know about Lent?  If you missed our Kathari Theftera event, we invite you to read our Simple Guide to Great Lent. It’s a short explanation of Lent, why we do it and how to do it, plus it’s […]

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Thank You for a Wonderful Greek Independence Celebration!

We had a very beautiful liturgy in church, a lovely wreath laying ceremony, and warm fellowship in our hall today. Thank you all for your participation, volunteerism, and incredible generosity!  Our heartfelt gratitude to everyone who came and donated – especially to our Philoptochos for preparing the wonderful lunch. Ζήτω η Ελλάδα! Ζήτω η 25η […]

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SGM Notice & AGM Followup

SOCIETIES ACT REQUIREMENT SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING, SUNDAY MARCH 31st12:30pm (IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING CHURCH) Due to the Societies Act financial filing requirements, we are calling a Special General Meeting in order to approve the 2018 financial report so that we may meet the filing deadline of March 31st.There will only be one topic:Voting to approve the 2018 financial […]

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