Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God Parish and
Grande Prairie Pastoral District

Eparchial News

Sister Servant fulfils childhood dream with final vows

Sister Servant fulfils childhood dream with final vows

Source: Grandin Media By Kyle Greenham It has been 20 years since the seeds of sisterhood were first planted in Emily Schietzsch. Reading through a book on the lives of the saints, 12-year-old Emily discovered a world of courageous martyrs, rigorous ascetics, and the...

Sister Servant fulfils childhood dream with final vows

Sister Servant fulfils childhood dream with final vows

Source: Grandin Media By Kyle Greenham It has been 20 years since the seeds of sisterhood were first planted in Emily Schietzsch. Reading through a book on the lives of the saints, 12-year-old Emily discovered a world of courageous martyrs, rigorous ascetics, and the...

Parish News and Bulletin

Parish Mission 2017 – Metanoia: Being Divinely Renovated

Parish Mission 2017 – Metanoia: Being Divinely Renovated

Whether you are active in your Christian faith, or hear God's invitation to renew your relationship with Him, or are seeking a spiritual home, come join us. You are invited to explore an Eastern Christian perspective on being transformed by God. Fr. Michael Winn will...

The Purpose of the Great Fast

The Purpose of the Great Fast

Source: Royal Doors.net Because we did not fast we were banished from paradise. So then let us fast so as to return back to paradise. (St. Basil, On Fasting, 1) Although our time has brought with it many changes in church laws, traditions, and discipline, and the...

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