Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton Українська Католицька Едмонтонська Єпархія
Glory to Jesus Christ!
Слава Ісусу Христу!
Слава на Віки!
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
Our Venerable Father Hilarion the Great (371); Philippians 2:16-23; Luke 6:37-45
The Holy Wonderworker and Equal-to-the-Apostles Abercius, Bishop of Hieropolis (c. 200) [Traditional day of fast and abstinence from meat]; Philippians 2:24-30; Luke 6:46-7:1
The Holy Apostle and Brother of the Lord in the Flesh James; Philippians 3:1-8; Luke 7:17-30
The Holy Martyr Aretas and Those with Him (523) [Day of fast and abstinence from meat]; Philippians 3:8-19; Luke 7:31-35
The Holy Martyrs and Notaries Marcian and Martyrius (351); 2 Corinthians 1:8-11; Luke 5:27-32
Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost, Tone 3; The Holy and Glorious Great-Martyr Demetrius, from Whose Tomb Myrrh Streams Forth (285-310); and the Commemoration of the Great and Terrible Earthquake at Constantinople of 741 AD; Galatians 1:11-19; 2 Timothy 2:1-10; Luke 7:11-16; John 15:17-16:2
The Holy Martyr Nestor (305); Nestor, writer of the first Chronicle of Rus' (1114); the Holy Martyr Capitolina and Her Slave Erotheides; Philippians 4:10-23; Luke 7:36-50
Events from the Eparchy and throughout the UGCC
Divine Liturgy and Vespers Texts