Metropolitan Elijah

Metropolitan Elijah was born in Kajaani on 8 December 1961.

Metropolitan of Oulu Ordained

Archimandrite Elijah ordained bishop of the Diocese of Oulu

A New Bishop for the Orthodox Church of Finland

Archimandrite Elijah to be ordained bishop and installed as Metropolitan in Oulu on 11 January.

Christmas Letter of Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland

”Christ is born, glorify him! Christ descends from the heavens, welcome him!” 

Patriarchal Proclamation of Christmas 2014

"Christ is descending from the heavens; let us meet Him!"

Annual Church Assembly at Valamo Monastery

The Church Assembly of the Orthodox Church of Finland to take place 24-26 November.