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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


The traditional annual Christmas Party will be held on Saturday, December 22, at 6:PM, following the Vespers.
The Sunday School children and the children from the Romanian Dance group of the Canadian-Romanian Society will present the program, followed by the arrival of Santa.
All children are welcome!

Special Services during Advent

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

Bake Sale

On December 14 and 15, 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. 13, between 5-7 PM.
Thank you very much!

Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

On October 27 2018, a Volunteer Appreciation Dinner will be offered by our parish in honor of all volunteers who worked in different capacities during the past year.
Supper will be served at 7:00 PM.

Please bring your family!


On Friday, October 19, 2018, the Ladies Auxiliary will organize a Perogy Supper at the Romanian Center, between 4:30-7:30 PM.

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

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