Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton Українська Католицька Едмонтонська Єпархія

Glory to Jesus Christ!

Glory Forever!

 

Слава Ісусу Христу!

Слава на Віки!

 

The Shroud of Turin an Official Replica

By Bishop David Motiuk:

It is with much love and great joy in my heart that I welcome you to Saint Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral as we solemnly receive and place on exposition for veneration an official replica of the Shroud of Turin.

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Restoration of the Liturgical Practice of the KISS OF PEACE (ENG/UKR)

The Kiss of Peace is an expression of reconciliation and unity between the people present at a liturgical assembly. It originates with the widespread custom, in the ancient Western Mediterranean world, of people greeting each other with a kiss on the cheek. This was the custom in ancient Judea and was also practiced by Christians.

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25 Year Pastoral Plan

Over the past several years, the Eparchial Pastoral Council has embarked upon an ambitious endeavour in discerning and preparing a 25 Year Pastoral Plan for the Eparchy of Edmonton.

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Becoming A More Welcoming Parish

I was a stranger and you welcomed me (Matthew 25:35) The Ukrainian Catholic Church throughout Alberta has embarked upon an exciting and courageous 25 Year Pastoral Plan, entitled Evangelization: A New Springtime.

Home of Hope Project

The Edmonton Eparchy in partnership with the Bridge of Hope has embarked on a charitable project entitled “Home of Hope”. It is a sanctuary and support for teenage girls, who no longer qualify for Ukrainian Government protection services, and need a safe place to work on their education and career.

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Bishop David

On January 25, 2007, he was appointed Bishop of the Eparchy of Edmonton and was enthroned on March 24, 2007 at St. Basil Church in Edmonton.

Our Mission:

To lead all people into a continual deepening personal relationship with Jesus Christ, in and through His Church: By knowing God, loving God and serving God.

Contact

Mailing Address: 9645 -108 Avenue Edmonton, Alberta Phone: (780) 424-5496 Fax: (780) 425-2330 Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30am – 4:30pm Email: chancery [at] edmontoneparchy [dot] com

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  • Events on August 29, 2014
    • Fasting Day

    • The Beheading of the Honourable and Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist John [Day of fast and abstinence from meat and, traditionally, abstinence from any food that resembles a head]; Acts 13:25-32; Mark 6:14-30

  • Events on August 30, 2014
    • Our Holy Fathers and Patriarchs of Constantinople Alexander (336), John (577), and Paul the Younger (784); 1 Corinthians 1:26-29; Matthew 20:29-34

Eparchial News

Events from the Eparchy and throughout the UGCC

Budka Biography Published

God’s Martyr, History’s Witness: Blessed Nykyta Budka the First Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Bishop of Canada has been published by the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton and the Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute of Eastern Christian Studies.  ...

HEAD OF CHURCH IN UKRAINE APPEALS FOR PRAYERS AND SUPPORT

In a letter directed to Catholic Episcopal Conferences, World Religious and Political Leaders, and to all People of Good Will, issued 21 August 2014, the head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, His Beatitude + Sviatoslav Shevchuk, Major-Archbishop of Kyiv-Halych,...

New US Ukrainian Bishop makes community a priority

Source: Vatican Radio The phone call caught Fr Bohdan Danylo by surprise when he was named by Pope Francis as the new Bishop of the Eparchy of St. Josaphat in Parma, Ohio on Thursday, August 7. “I got the phone call and the rest was history. I hope that I will be able...

Sacred Music of Ukraine: Luminous Voices – Artem Vedel

Sacred Music of Ukraine: Luminous Voices – Artem Vedel Timothy Shantz artistic director Saturday 23 August 2014, 8 pm St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral 10825 -97 Street, Edmonton Sunday 24 August 2014, 3 pm St. Vladimir’s Ukrainian Orthodox Church 404...

Message for World Tourism Day 2014

Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People Message for World Tourism Day 2014 (September 27) “Tourism and Community Development” 1. Like every year, World Tourism Day is celebrated on September 27. An event promoted annually by the World...

One Hundred Plaques Across Canada Initiative

Ottawa – For Immediate Release (26 January 2014) To mark the 100th anniversary of Canada’s first national internment operations of 1914-1920, the Ukrainian Canadian Civil Liberties Foundation (www.ucclf.ca) will be unveiling 100 plaques on Friday, 22 August 2014, the...

MESSAGE FOR WORLD MISSION DAY

Vatican City, 14 June 2014 (VIS) – The following is the full text of the Holy Father’s message for the 188th World Mission Day, to be held on Sunday, 19 October 2014: “Dear Brothers and Sisters, Today vast numbers of people still do not know Jesus Christ. For...

Liturgical Propers

Divine Liturgy and Vespers Texts