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.


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 July 18, 2014
    • Fasting Day

    • The Holy Martyr Hyacinth of Amastris; Holy Martyr Emilian (360-63) [Day of fast and abstinence from meat]; 1 Corinthians 4:5-8; Matthew 13:44-54

  • Events on July 19, 2014
    • Our Venerable Mother Macrina, Sister of Saint Basil the Great (379); Our Venerable Father Dios (c. 431); Romans 9:1-5; Matthew 9:18-26

Eparchial News

Events from the Eparchy and throughout the UGCC


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...

His Beatitude Sviatoslav Visits MASI

by Alex Laschuk • May 21, 2014 Source: Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute His Beatitude Sviatoslav, Patriarch of Kyiv-Halych and all Rus-Ukraine, father and head of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, visited Saint Paul University and the Metropolitan Andrey...

Four documents for the May 23-24, 2014 Eparchial Sobor

Eparchial Sobor, May 23-24, 2014, Vision 2020 “The Vibrant Parish: The Place to Encounter the Living Christ”   The program consists of: Location: Saint Josaphat Cathedral Parish Hall (Verkhovyna) Friday, May 23 6:00 pm           Dinner for all Sobor Delegates...

The 5th Annual “Bishop’s Prayer Breakfast”

The 5th Annual “Bishop’s Prayer Breakfast” will take place 7:30 – 9:00 am, Wednesday, June 4, at Saint Josaphat’s Cathedral Hall – Verkhovyna (9637 – 108 Aveneue), Edmonton. The event supports through prayer our clergy, religious, monastics and laity in their...

Liturgical Propers

Divine Liturgy and Vespers Texts