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Centralia Convention 2019

The 2019 Centralia Convention was kicked off with a gathering and meal at Verhovyna Hall in Edmonton on Friday, October 18. It continued Saturday at Chateau Louis with a keynote by guest speaker Bishop Ken Nowakowski from New Westminster, B.C. and a wonderful meal together following all the sessions and meetings from our Eparchy’s many vibrant organizations.

2019 Greeting to Catechists ENG/UKR

2019 Greeting to Catechists ENG/UKR

Glory be to Jesus Christ! Dear Catechists, “PASS IT ON” I greet all of you as we begin a new Catechetical Year! And I express my gratitude to you on behalf of all the pastors of the Church for your beautiful ministry! Imagine, Jesus’ last words as he returns to the...

2019 Resolutions of the Synod of Bishops ENG/UKR

2019 Resolutions of the Synod of Bishops ENG/UKR

For the glory of the Holy, Consubstantial, Life-giving and Indivisible Trinity, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, and for the good of the People of God entrusted to us. Amen. BY THE GRACE OF GOD AND IN FULL COMMUNION WITH THE APOSTOLIC SEE OF ROME SVIATOSLAV Major...

Celebration of Bishop David’s Name Day: Nov 3, 2019

Celebration of Bishop David’s Name Day: Nov 3, 2019

All families of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton are invited to a Celebration of Bishop David’s Name Day on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at 2:00 pm at St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Parish (9507 – Austin O’Brien Road, Edmonton). Hosted by Protection of the...

After-life care goes ‘green’ (CTV News)

After-life care goes ‘green’ (CTV News)

The push to be more environmentally conscious is infiltrating the cemetery industry. Edmonton’s first "green burial" site has opened at a southwest cemetery. “With each year passing, there’s just more and more of the public that is interested in this and are starting...

Постанови Синоду Єпископів УГКЦ 2019 року

Постанови Синоду Єпископів УГКЦ 2019 року

Середа, 11 вересня 2019, 23:40 1-10 вересня 2019 року Божого в м. Римі проходив Синод Єпископів Української Греко-Католицької Церкви, в якому брало участь 39 єпископів з України, із країн Центральної, Північної та Західної Європи, Пiвнiчної та Пiвденної Америки і...

«Сопричастя і єдність у житті та служінні УГКЦ», — Послання Синоду Єпископів УГКЦ 2019 року

«Сопричастя і єдність у житті та служінні УГКЦ», — Послання Синоду Єпископів УГКЦ 2019 року

Четвер, 12 вересня 2019, 20:43 Як плід тисячолітньої історії пошуків, радості та страждань нашого українського народу, його сини і доньки розлетілися по всьому світу. Різні були причини такого розселення. Одні наші люди шукали кращої долі на чужині, інші були змушені...

Комунікат Синоду Єпископів Української Греко-Католицької Церкви 2019 року

Комунікат Синоду Єпископів Української Греко-Католицької Церкви 2019 року

Комунікат Синоду Єпископів Української Греко-Католицької Церкви, який 1–10 вересня відбувався у Римі, в Українській папській колегії святого Йосафата. 1-10 вересня 2019 року Божого в м. Римі проходив Синод Єпископів Української Греко-Католицької Церкви, в якому брало...

Opening of 2019-2020 Seminary Year

Opening of 2019-2020 Seminary Year

The opening of the 2019-2020 Seminary year on August 22, 2019 started with the celebration of Vespers. Pictured above are: Alex Pankiw, Matthew Lashyn, Ivan Simko, Bishop Bryan Bayda, Fr. Michael Winn, Bishop David Motiuk, Orion Wiebe, Julian Savaryn, Jonathan Lashyn,...

Sister Servant fulfils childhood dream with final vows

Sister Servant fulfils childhood dream with final vows

Source: Grandin Media By Kyle Greenham It has been 20 years since the seeds of sisterhood were first planted in Emily Schietzsch. Reading through a book on the lives of the saints, 12-year-old Emily discovered a world of courageous martyrs, rigorous ascetics, and the...

July 27; Holy Great Martyr and Healer Panteleimon

GREAT VESPERS Kathisma Reading “Blessed is the man…” is sung. At Psalm 140 In Tone 4 Out of the depths I cry to You, O Lord;* O Lord, hear my voice! Because of your spiritual inheritance you were named Panteleimon.* By lovingly caring for the souls of all men and...

Video: Ordination to the Diaconate of Subdeacon Cyril Kennedy

Video: Ordination to the Diaconate of Subdeacon Cyril Kennedy

The ordination to the diaconate of Subdeacon Cyril Kennedy by Bishop David Motiuk took place, on the Feast of Saint Elias on Saturday, July 20th 2019, at Saint Elias Church in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. The video is provided by Sophia Radomska. Axios and Mnohaya Lita...

Profession of Final Vows: Sr Emily

Profession of Final Vows: Sr Emily

We are pleased to announce that Sr Emily will be professing her final vows.  BY THE GRACE OF GOD, in the presence of the delegate of the Superior General, Sister Christina Syrotynsky, Provincial Superior, and all the Faithful, the Servant of God SISTER EMILY...

Rosehill Cemetery offers first ‘green burials’ in Edmonton

Rosehill Cemetery offers first ‘green burials’ in Edmonton

Source: Edmonton Journal Author: L. HARRISON KELLY, POSTMEDIA CONTENT WORKS Almost every cemetery in Edmonton has grass. But only one of them is green. That would be Rosehill Cemetery, in the city’s southwest, which plans to open the first ‘green burial’ section in...

Clergy Retreat 2019

Clergy Retreat 2019

Annual Clergy Retreat – June 10-14 (Sanctum Retreat Centre, Caroline). Retreat Master Rev. Roman Dusanowskyj, Pastor, Descent of the Holy Spirit Parish, Sydney, Nova Scotia (Eparchy of Toronto). [gallery...

+Sr Aloysia Safranowicz, SSMI Falls Asleep in The Lord

+Sr Aloysia Safranowicz, SSMI Falls Asleep in The Lord

Sr. Aloysia Safranowicz ssmi passed away at the age of 106 years. The funeral will be held on Thursday, June 6 at 10:00 am at St. Joseph’s Home, Mundare. Please keep Sr. Aloysia and all of the Sisters in our prayers at this time.