Who are we
Father Makarios Wehbi, BSO
Born in Maaloula, Syria, to Mikhael and Mariam Wehbi , on February 20, 1974.
Completed his elementary studies at the Maaloula College
Entered the Seminary of Our Lady of Providence, Damascus, Syria, on June13, 1986.
Entered the noviciate Seminary of Saint Saviour, Saida, Lebanon, on august 8, 1992.
Professed first religious vows on August 22, 1993, and solemn vows on September 7, 1997, became a member of the Basilian Salvatorian Order (B.S.O.) and was given the name of Makarios
Ordained deacon on November 22 by His Exc. Archbishop Georges Kwaiter Metropolitan of Saida and Deir El-Kamar.
Ordained priest on July 3, 1998 by His Exc. Msgr. Françcois Abou Mokh, patriarchal auxiliary in Damascus, after completing his courses in Philosophy and Theology at the Holy Spirit University, Kasslik, Lebanon.
Assistant Superior of the Seminary of Saint Saviour, Jeita, Lebanon from 1998 to 1999.
Appointed Vicar to assist in Saint-Sauveur Parish, Montreal, Canada and to complete his Master in Theology at Montreal University. He landed in Canada on December 13, 1999.
Appointed pastor by His Exc. Bishop Ibrahim M. Ibrahim to found the Parish of Our Lady of the Annunciation, West Island, Montreal, on November 2, 2003.
Inauguration of the Parish of Our Lady of the Annunciation, on April 4, 2005.
Appointed regional superior for the Basilian Salvatorian Order in Canada, on November 2, 2007.
Appointed Responsible of Saint-Sauveur Parish, in Montreal, by His Exc. Bishop Ibrahim M. Ibrahim on November 1, 2007.
Appointed Administrator to Sts Peter and Paul Parish, In Ottawa, by His Exc. Bishop Ibrahim M. Ibrahim, on November 30, 2008.
Appointed Pastor of Sts Peter and Paul Parish, In Ottawa, by His Exc. Bishop Ibrahim M. Ibrahim, on June 28, 2009.
Appointed Vicar-General of the Eparchy of Saint Saviour by His Exc. Bishop Ibrahim M. Ibrahim on June 14, 2011, and elevated to the rank of Archimandrite on November 20, 2011.
Reappointed regional superior for the Basilian Salvatorian Order in Canada, on November 2, 2013.
Father Ibrahim El Haddad, BSO
Born in 1972 and grew up in Alma Chaab, south of Lebanon.
Entered the seminary of Saint Savior - Lebanon, in 1988.
Entered the noviciate in Saint Savior monastery - Lebanon, in 1990.
Professed first religious vows in August15, 1991 (Assumption Feast) in the Basilian Salvatorian Order (BSO), and solemn vows in May 25, 1996 (Pentecost Sunday)
Ordained Deacon in July 27, 1996 and priest in July 20, 1997 (Feast of Saint Elias) by his Exc. Archbishop Jean Haddad Metropolitan of tyr (Sour) - South of Lebanon.
Continued his studies of philosophy and theology at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, Italy (1992-1997)
Finished his Master in History of the Church at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, Italy (1997-1999)
Appointed Co-Pastor in St Elias parish in Haifa - Israel (1999-2001)
Appointed director of Saint Savior Seminary in Lebanon (2001-2003)
Teacher of History of the church in the institute of theology in foyer de la providence - Saida Lebanon (2001-2003, 2007-2010)
Frequented courses of archives of the church in St. Joseph University - Lebanon (2008-2009)
Appointed pastor of Saint George parish in Terbol - Bekaa (2003-2006)
Appointed superior of Saint Elias Salvatorian convent in Zahle, Lebanon and procurator of the Salvatorian order in Zahle and Bekaa - Lebanon (2004-2007)
Appointed Superior of Saint Savior Monastery (near Saida) - Lebanon (2007-2010)
Appointed Co-Pastor of Saints Peter and Paul Church in Ottawa 2011 - Present
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