2023 Services

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

We hold our services virtually via Zoom.

You can connect with us and receive our bi-weekly email newsletter which gives additional information here. All are welcome!

Services in 2023:

January 7 – Celebrating the Mahayana New Year (Buddhist) with Rev. Cathy Merchant

January 21 – The Lasting Impact of Martin Luther King, Jr. (Interfaith) with Sukhmani Sandhu

February 4 – Setsubun-sai: The Bean-Throwing Festival (Shinto)

February 18 – Laylat al-Miraj and Islamic Mysticism (Muslim)

March 4 – The Joy of Holi (Hindu)

March 18 – Earth Stewardship and Care for All Creatures (Interfaith)

April 1 – The Liberation of All on Passover (Jewish)

April 15 – Vaisakhi and the Elimination of All Hierarchies (Sikh)

May 6 – Ridvan: The King of Festivals (Baha’i)

May 20 – The Miracle of Pentecost (Christian)

June 3 – Learning from National Indigenous History Month (Indigenous)

June 17 – The Martyrdom of Guru Arjan Dev Ji (Sikh)

July 1 – Reflections from a Military Chaplain (Interfaith)

July 15 – The Spiritual Significance of Muharram (Muslim)

August 5 – Celebrating Lammas (Wiccan)

August 19 – The Gathering of the Parliament of World Religions (Interfaith)

September 2 – Celebrating Our Fifth Anniversary (Interfaith)

September 16 – Honouring Truth and Reconciliation Day (Indigenous)

October 7 – St. Francis and the Blessing of the Pets (Christian)

October 21 – National Coming Out Day (Interfaith)

November 4 – Celebrating Diwali and the Vikram New Year (Hindu)

November 18 – The Ascension of Abdul-Baha (Baha’i)

December 2 – Grounding Ourselves on Bodhi Day (Buddhist)

December 16 – Lessons from 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.