Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton Українська Католицька Едмонтонська Єпархія
Christ is Born!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
The Holy Wonderworkers and Unmercenaries Cyrus and John (284-305) ; 2 Timothy 3:1-9; Luke 20:45-21:4
Thirty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost: Sunday of the Prodigal Son, Tone 1; Fore-feast of the Encounter; the Holy Martyr Tryphon (249-51) ; 1 Corinthians 6:12-20; Luke 15:11-32
Events from the Eparchy and throughout the UGCC
Divine Liturgy and Vespers Texts