Exaltation of the Holy Cross Ukrainian Catholic Parish, Edmonton, Alberta

Edmonton, Alberta – January 27, 2024

The Exaltation of the Holy Cross Ukrainian Catholic Parish is joyously preparing for a momentous occasion – the Ordination of John Lukey to the Diaconate. The ceremony will take place on Saturday, January 27, 2024, at the parish located at 9003 -153 Ave. N.W., Edmonton.

Schedule of Events:

  • Divine Liturgy & Ordination: 10:00 am

Following the sacred ceremony, all are invited to join in a celebration of faith and fellowship.

  • Lunch and Short Program: To Follow

A delectable lunch will be served, accompanied by a brief program to honour and celebrate this significant step in John Lukey’s spiritual journey.


Tickets for the post-ordination lunch are priced at $15.00 per person. Secure your spot for this heartwarming gathering by purchasing tickets after Liturgy or by reaching out to Darrell Uchach at dwuchach@gmail.com.

This momentous event is a testament to the dedication and commitment of John Lukey. As he embarks on his diaconal journey, the Exaltation of the Holy Cross community invites everyone to join in this special day, filled with prayer, joy, and camaraderie.

Your presence and support are invaluable as we come together to witness and celebrate the ordination of John Lukey to the Diaconate. Let us join hands in congratulating him on this sacred milestone in his spiritual service.

For inquiries or more information, please contact Darrell Uchach at dwuchach@gmail.com.

Come, be a part of this momentous day as we celebrate the Ordination of John Lukey and the continued growth of our community in faith.