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Welcome to the website of the Romanian Orthodox Church of Edmonton, Saints Constantine and Elena!

The Romanian presence in Alberta is over 100 years old. It started with the first Romanian Pioneers who came from Boian, Bucovina, in 1898 and settled 100 km north-east of Edmonton, a place they called Boian. Just a few years after their arrival, in 1905, they consecrated their new church, Saint Mary of Boian.

Fifty years later, in 1948, their descendents established the Romanian Orthodox Church of Edmonton, Saints Constantine and Elena. The church was consecrated on May 21, 1972.

Our parish is under the omophorion of His Eminence Archbishop Nicolae of the Romanian Orthodox Archdiocese in the Americas, with the headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, USA, which is in canonical communion with the Patriarchate of the Romanian Orthodox Church.

We hope that you will take the time to learn more about us by visiting our entire website.

Thank you for visiting us and do come back from time to time, as we will make continuous updates!

On behalf of the Board of Directors,

V. Rev. Fr. George Bazgan

Bake Sale

On December 15 and 16, the Ladies Auxiliary will organize a BAKE SALE.
All of our ladies are kindly asked to bring their baked goods to the Hall on Thursday Dec. 14, between 5:00-7:00PM.
Thank you very much!

NEW YEAR’S PARTY

Would you like to celebrate the arrival of 2018 at the Romanian Center, in a traditional Romanian atmosphere?
Then contact Mariana Diaconu at 780-473-6711 or 780-660-4748 (texting only) for tickets ($100/adults and $20/children 7-14) and additional details.

BAKED GOODS FOR CHRISTMAS

Those who are interested to buy baked goods (cozonaci) for Christmas, please contact Psa. Maria at 780-473-0029 to place your order, before December 10.

Special Services during Advent

During the Christmas Fast, we’ll have:
- The Akathist, Friday at 7:00 PM.
- Vespers, every Saturday at 5:00 PM.
Following the Vespers Service, Confession will be heard for those who want to prepare for Holy Communion.

The Harvest Festival

This year’s Harvest Festival will be held on September 30 2017, at the Romanian Center.
This is a fundraising event.
We extend our invitation to all of our members and supporters to participate in this event!

Tickets: adults/ $50 and children (7-14 years)/ $15, are available from:
- Mariana Diaconu: 780-473-6711 or 780-660-4748 (texting only).
- Luminița Ștefănescu: 780-424-2437.

Come with your family and friends for a memorable evening!

Click here for details.

 

Sunday Hours:
Matins: 9:00am - Divine Liturgy: 10:00am

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