Welcome to the Diocese of Eagle River and the Northwest, part of the Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America. The Diocese of Eagle River is administered by His Eminence Archbishop Joseph as locum tenens, and includes more than 20 churches and missions in Alaska, Alberta, British Columbia, Idaho, Oregon, Saskatchewan, Utah, and Washington.
The 14th Annual Orthodox Women's Retreat in Canada will be held at the Entheos Retreat Centre just outside of Calgary, Alberta, on September 19-21, 2014.
"We are thankful to once again be able to offer this weekend filled with spiritual nourishment, and to provide an opportunity for the women in our Church community to worship, learn and to share in each other's lives," notes the brochure, which also includes a registration form and the schedule for the weekend.
Retreat Speaker The Very Rev. David Hovik, pastor of St. Andrew (Antiochian) Orthodox Church in Arlington, Washington, will be addressing the theme, "The Bible: Our Book."