Parish Assembly Meeting on Sunday March 24, 2019 after Holy Qurbana

Sunday School 9:00 am
Sunday Worship 9:30 am | Holy Qurbana 10:15 am

St. Gregorios Orthodox Church Of Toronto


Lenten and Passion Week Service schedule

Mar 27 Wednesday

7 pm,  Mid Lent Namasakaram and Holy Qurbana

Apr 11 Thursday

7pm,  40th day of Lent – Prayer and Holy Qurbana

Apr 13 Saturday

9.30 am -1.30 pm, Retreat – Fr. Blessen Varghese (for Adults) & Susan Eapen (For Youth)

2 pm – 5 pm Confession – (Fr. Blessen Varghese, Fr. Sam Thankachan)
5.30 pm Evening Prayer

Apr 14 Sun

9.30 am,  Prayer Holy Qurbana and Palm Sunday Service

Apr 15 Monday

5.00 pm Confession (Fr. Sam Thankachan)
6.00 pm Evening Prayer
6.30 pm Meditation (Fr. Sam Thankachan)

Apr 16 Tuesday

5.00 pm Confession
6.00 pm Evening Prayer
6.30 Meditation (Fr. Sam Thankachan)

Apr 17 Wednesday

7 pm Maundy Thursday Service

Apr 18 Thursday

6.00 pm Evening Prayer

6.30 Meditation (Fr. K. K. John)

Apr 19 Friday

9.30 am – 4.30 pm,  Good Friday Service
5.30 pm,  Evening Prayer

Apr 20 Saturday

10.00 am Gospel Saturday Holy Qurbana
6.00 pm Easter Evening Prayer, Acolytes Meeting

Apr 21 Sunday

6.00 am Easter Service and Holy Qurbana

St. John 15:12-13

My Command Is This: Love each other as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this: To lay down one’s life for one’s friends.

His Holiness Moran Mar Baselios Marthoma Paulos II

His Grace, Diocesan Metropolitan Zachariah Mar Nicholovos

Vicar, Rev. Fr. Daniel Chacko

Important Church dates

Parish Announcements


Condolences to the family of John Mathen

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing away of our parish member Mercy John, wife of John Mathen, in Brampton on Sunday March 17′ 2019. We offer our deepest sympathies to John Mathen and family. May God almighty console and comfort the family, and strengthen them in this difficult time.


Condolences to the family of James Joseph (Sunil)

Our deepest condolences to our member James Joseph (Sunil) and family on the passing of his father Mr. C. C. Joseph (Sunny), 74 years, on March 10′ 2019 at Parumala hospital, Kerala. Funeral was held on Tuesday March 12′ 2019. May God almighty console and comfort the family, and strengthen them in this difficult time.


Condolences to the family of C. J. John

It’s with heavy heart  that we announce the untimely death of Mr. C.J. John (64) in Muthukulam Nilambur, Kerala. He is a member of St. Mary’s Syrian Orthodox Church, Muthukulam, Nilambur and the beloved father of Mr. Dennis John who is a member of our Church. We extend our heartfelt sympathies to grieving family. May God almighty console and comfort  the family, and strengthen them in this difficult time. 


Condolences to the family of John K. Mathai

Our condolences to the family of John K. Mathai who left for his heavenly abode on January 31, 2019. He was a former member of our parish.


2019 MGOCSM Office Bearers

MGOCSM conducted their elections on January 13th. The office bearers for 2019 are :

Senior Vice President : Alisha Varghese

             Vice President : Theodore Vaidhyan

                      Secretary : Ashna Samson

                         Trustee : Vishal George

Committee Members

Alvina Samson
Christian Mathew
Emil Mathew
George Thomas
Joel Mathew
Manu Mathew
Tricia Vaidhyan

Seniors Forum

2019 Seniors Forum office bearers

Mr. George Varughese (Vice President)
Mr. James Vaidhyan (Treasurer)
Mrs. Mary Chaly (Secretary)

2019 OCYM office bearers

Mr. Soney M John (Vice president)
Mr. Lejin Chacko (Secretary)
Mrs. Jemy Anna Jose (Joint Secretary)
Mr. Binu Koshy (Treasurer)

Condolences to the family of Alexander Vaidyan

Our deepest condolences to Alexander Vaidyan and family for the passing away of A.D.John(97), father of Alexander Vaidyan at Ayoor, Kollam on January 19, 2019.


Sapthathi celebration of our Vicar Rev Fr. Daniel Pullelil

Our Vicar is entering the age of 70 in 2019. The Kudassanad YMCA and other cultural organizations in Kudassanad have organized a celebration to mark this milestone. The celebrations for January 20, 2019 are arranged at the Kudassanad St. Stephens Cathedral Parish Hall. A souvenir will be published in connection with the celebration. The list of attendees include…

H. G. Geevarghese Mar Yulios

Oommen Chandy (former Chief Minister)

Ramesh Chennithala (Kerala State Opposition leader)

Pandalam Sudhakaran (former Minister)

Adoor Prakash (former Minister)

Chittayam Gopakumar MLA

MLA M. Murali

ex MLA KK Shaju

ex MLA Mathew Kulathnkal (ex Dist. Panchayath)

Joshy Mathew ( Film director)

Everybody’s prayer is requested. Thank you.


Election of 2019 office bearers for all ministries

All our church ministries have to conduct the election of 2019 office bearers in January. Ministries are advised to let the Vicar know of their preferred date for election.