Category Archives: Worship

GREAT LENT – PASSION WEEK – HOLY PASCHA OF OUR LORD. Schedule of Divine Services.

Great Lent is a time of repentance, improvement and spiritual renewal. During the course of the Fast we abstain from eating meat and dairy products. All our attention is concentrated on correcting ourselves and on becoming closer to God. To this end we need to engage in intense prayer, read the Holy Scriptures and other beneficial Orthodox literature, reflect on God and our souls salvation, zealously and more often attend divine services, to confess and Commune, live quieter, humbler and abstain from everything passionate. Continue reading

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The visit of the miracle-working myrrh-streaming icon of the Mother of God “The Softening of Evil Hearts”

The Miracle-working, myrrh-streaming icon of the Mother of God “The Softening of Evil Hearts” visited our church on Sunday, 11th October 2015 and was presented during the Divine Liturgy. At the end of the Liturgy we had a special prayer service before the icon. Continue reading

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60 years of Holy Trinity Parish in Vancouver, British Columbia

In May 2014, 60 years have passed since the establishment of the Holy Trinity Parish of the Russian Orthodox Church outside of Russia in Vancouver, B. C. This anniversary was marked by the Holy Trinity Parish on the day of the Holy Trinity, the patronal feast of the temple. For this event, the patronal feast and parish anniversary, the ruling bishop of the Diocese of Canada, the Most Reverend Archbishop Gabriel of Montreal and Canada visited Vancouver. Continue reading

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(Russian) Великий канон Св. Андрея Критского читаемый на первой седмице Великого поста

(Russian) Великий канон прп. Андрея Критского— это чудо всей церковной гимнографии, это тексты удивительной силы и красоты. Он разделен на четыре части и читается за Великим Повечерием, вечером, в первые четыре дня Поста. Его можно описать как покаянный плач, раскрывающий нам всю необъятность, всю бездну греха, потрясающий душу отчаянием, раскаянием и надеждой. Continue reading

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Visit of The Kursk-Root Wonderworking Icon of The Most Holy Mother of God of “The Sign”

His Eminence Gabriel, Archbishop of Montreal and Canada, concelebrated a Moleben or General Service of Prayer and Intercession with the Akathist to the Most Holy Mother of God, before Her wonderworking Kursk-Root Icon of “The Sign” with the Rector of our parish and other local clergy in our church on Sunday evening, May 26, 2013.

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(Russian) Приходские образовательные беседы о православном богослужении проведенные в нашем приходе.

(Russian) В Свято-Троицком Русском Православном Храме г. Ванкувера в ноябре 2012 – феврале 2013 о. диаконом Георгием Жариковым были проведены образовательные беседы по богослужению для прихожан нашего прихода. К беседам прилагается дополнительный материал по литургике и последованию богослужений. Continue reading

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GREAT LENT – PASSION WEEK – HOLY PASCHA OF CHRIST. Schedule for April – May 2013.

Schedule for April – May 2013. Continue reading

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Feast of St John of Shanghai and San Francisco the Wonder-worker

Blessing and cutting of Slava bread after Liturgy in memory of St. John according to Serbian custom, which is a tradition in our parish. June 30th 2012.       

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CHRIST IS RISEN! TRULY, HE IS RISEN!

Greetings with the feast of the bright Resurrection of Christ.
April 15, 2012 Continue reading

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