Category : Ethiopia

396. Picture-taking and a Sour Note at Afrofest 2013

  Copyright ©2013 Ruth Lor Malloy  Ruth writes: Except for one minute, I thoroughly enjoyed myself at AfroFest earlier this month. I spent two

326. Toronto’s Free or Nearly-Free Nov. 17-18 Multicultural Weekend

  This weekend, our giant Santa Claus parade marches and waves it way through downtown Toronto. Our 60 ft. (18.29 metre)-high Christmas tree gets

271.Toronto Multicultural Events This Weekend June 2 & 3.

  Lots happening that’s free or nearly free and multicultural this weekend. I hope the weather improves. Check for cancellations. On Saturday, June 2,

When priests washed the feet of congregants at St.Mary Ethiopian Orthodox Cathedral last Thursday, I could not help thinking about the origin of this

  March was Ethiopian Heritage Month. Mayor Ford proclaimed it so. But where and when were the events? As the month progressed, I started

    April 8 this year is Easter Sunday, the most important day of the year for Toronto’s Christians. This day commemorates the resurrection

217. An Ethiopian Church in Toronto Answers our Questions

  Earlier this week, I blogged about our visit to the Christmas eve service of St. Mary Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church.  I didn’t have

215. Ethiopian Orthodox Christmas Feast of the Nativity, a Report

I knew we would be welcomed even before we arrived. I had telephoned the church a couple days earlier about the evening’s program. It