“Святая Блаженная Ксения моли Бога о нас”
“Holy Blessed Xenia pray unto God for us”
Welcome to the website of the Blessed St. Xenia of Petersburg Cathedral in Canada’s capital, Ottawa.
We are a parish of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad that is not part of the Moscow Patriarchate. Our First Hierarch is His Eminence Metropolitan Agafangel, Metropolitan of New York and Eastern America, Chairman of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad. Our parish rector is Right Reverend Archbishop Andronik, Archbishop of Ottawa and Canada. Our priest is Very Reverend Father Oleg Mironov.
The Russian Orthodox Church Abroad has parishes throughout the world and is in communion with the Old Calendar Churches of Greece, Bulgaria and Romania.
On Saturdays, Vigils are served at 6:00 p.m. and Sunday Divine Liturgies are celebrated at 10:00 a.m.. Weekday Vigils are served at 6:30 p.m. and Divine Liturgies at 9:00 a.m.. The services are conducted primarily in traditional Church Slavonic, although some English is used as well.
The schedule of services and parish activities for September is available here (English and Russian).
Thank you for visiting our website and we hope that you will have an opportunity to come to the Cathedral in person.