Orthodox Christmas: Statement from Premier Notley
Premier Notley issued the following statement expressing greetings on Orthodox Christmas:
“I would like to extend my warmest Christmas wishes to all Orthodox Christians in Alberta and throughout Canada.
“For many Orthodox Christians, Christmas Day is a time to come together in unity and peace. Christmas is a special time to enjoy the company of friends and family, and to celebrate the many blessings we enjoy in Alberta, including the ability to practise our faith without fear.
“From my family to yours, I wish you a very Merry Christmas, happy holidays and a prosperous 2017. May peace, hope, love and faith be your gift today and every day.”