2022 Services

Nothing is set in stone, and this calendar is subject to change.

In light of physical distancing regulations, we will hold our services virtually via Zoom until further notice. You can connect with us and receive our bi-weekly email newsletter which gives additional information here.  All are welcome!

Services in 2022:

January 1 – Grounding Ourselves in the New Year (Interfaith) with Cathy Merchant

January 15 – Celebrating World Religion Day (Baha’i) with Kamran Zamanian

February 5 – The Joy of Lunar New Year (Buddhist) with Arthur Xie

February 19 – Anti-Bullying Day and the Belovedness of All Beings (Interfaith) with Beth Hersom

March 5 –
The Great Fast (Christian) with Cornelius Swart

March 19 – Honoring Ostara: The Wiccan Spring Equinox (Wicca) with Morgana Sythove

April 2 – Celebrating Vaisakhi and the Birth of the Sikh Faith (Sikh) with Gurwinder Singh

April 16 – Our Annual Interfaith Passover Seder (Jewish)

May 7 – Truth-Telling from a Muslim Perspective (Islam) with Sofia Ali-Khan

May 21 – Ordination Ceremony for Cathy Merchant

June 4 – World Environment Day (Humanist/Unitarian) with Rev. Samaya Oakley

June 18 – National Indigenous Peoples Day (Indigenous) with Kauanoe Hoomanawanui

July 2 – Learning Resistance from the Dalai Lama (Buddhist) with Rev. Cathy Merchant

August 6 – Imam Hussain and the Spirit of Karbala (Islam) with Maulana M. Yaqoob Shahid Akhondi

August 20 – Learning from the Prophet Zarathushtra (Zoroastrian) with Firdosh Mehta

September 3 – Celebrating Our Fourth Year as an Interfaith Community with Rev. Cathy Merchant

September 17 – Honouring Our Indigenous Siblings (Indigenous) with Tracy Tobin

October 1 – The Wisdom of Taoism (Taoist)

October 15 – Diwali (Hindu)

November 5 – Guru Nanak’s Birthday (Sikh)

November 19 – The Ascension of Abdul-Baha (Baha’i)

December 3 – Advent (Christian)

December 17 – Hanukkah (Jewish)

Do you have a festival that you really want to celebrate or something from your own tradition that you would like to share with the rest of us? If so, we’d love to hear from you! Please tell us more about it at livinginterfaithsanctuary@gmail.com.