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Photos from Events in the Eparchy and the UGCC

January 17; Venerable and God-Bearing Father Anthony the Great

GREAT VESPERS At Psalm 140 In Tone 4 Out of the depths I cry to You, O Lord;* O Lord, hear my voice! Burning with divine love and radiant with the Spirit, your soul rose to desire truly infinite love! You despised flesh and blood, and lived apart from the world, yet...

Climbing the Mountain: Young Adults Pilgrim’s Retreat

By    Alicia Chichak From December 27th to January 4th, a group of young adults from the Eparchy of Edmonton in Canada and the Eparchy of Parma in the United States made the decision to leave the normality of their lives and embark on a journey to bring themselves...

Video: Nativity 2018 – Assumption Ukrainian Catholic Church Calgary – Parish Choir ‘Surma’

    Різдво 2018 Парафіяльний Хор ‘Сурма’ При Церкві Успення Пресвятої Богородиці Українська греко-католицька церква Калґарі, Альберта, Канада Диригент пані Ірина Калинович Парох всечесний о. Роман Планчак Christmas 2018 Parish...

Woven: A Retreat For Teen Girls (13-18)

The Edmonton Eparchy is hosting a weekend retreat for teen girls aged 13-18 that explores what it means to be a young woman living according to the Eastern Christian faith in the modern world. Using the workbook, Woven, Victoria Kostyniuk, Joyanne Rudiak, and...

Table for Two – You are My Valentine

Table for Two – You are My Valentine A romantic candlelit dinner for couples married or dating, ``Table for Two`` provides the ideal opportunity to focus on each other. Each of the courses is served up with discussion starters which invite couples to explore and...

Saturday, January 5 Theophany Eve

[Day of strict fast, abstinence from meat, dairy and eggs, and foods that contain these ingredients]. The Great Blessing of the Water is taken at the end of this service. The Divine Liturgy of St. Basil The Great is celebrated in the morning on January 6. The Great...

Jan 1, 2019; The Circumcision of Our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ; Our Father Among the Saints Basil the Great, Archbishop of Caesarea in Cappadocia (379); Gregory of Nazianzis, father of Gregory the Theologian (374); Holy Martyr Basil of Ankyra (322)

GREAT VESPERS WITH LYTIA Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man” is sung.   At Psalm 140 In Tone 8 Out of the depths I cry to You, O Lord;* O Lord, hear my voice! In his love for mankind, the Saviour condescended and willed to be wrapped in swaddling clothes. Eight...

Dec 30, 2018; Sunday after the Nativity of Christ Commemoration of the Holy and Righteous Joseph the Betrothed, David the King, and James, Brother of the Lord, Tone 7; the Holy Martyr Anysia (286-305); Holy Martyr and Presbyter, Zoticus, Protector of Orphans (4th c.)

GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man...” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 7 Lead my soul forth from prison* that I may give thanks to Your name. Come, let us rejoice in the Lord, Who destroyed the power of death and enlightened the human race; and let us...

Dec 26, 2018; Synaxis of the Most Holy Mother of God

VESPERS At Psalm 140 In Tone 2 If You mark iniquities, Lord, who can stand?* But with You forgiveness is that You may be revered. Come, let us greatly rejoice in the Lord as we tell of this present mystery! The dividing wall has been destroyed; the flaming sword turns...