Bishop +BENEDICT Visit and Ordination (photos)

Prayer, celebration, and song filled our little mission church with thanksgiving and joy on the Sunday after Nativity and leave-taking of the feast, as parishioner and seminarian Philip Gilbert, 23, received the orders of candlebearer, reader, cantor, and finally  subdeacon. The reception of these four orders, like a succession of steps on a staircase, are … More Bishop +BENEDICT Visit and Ordination (photos)

Enthronement of Bishop Benedict (photos)

On June 29, the feast of the Glorious Leaders of the Apostles Peter and Paul, Bishop +Benedict (Aleksiychuk) was solemnly enthroned as the bishop of Saint Nicholas Eparchy at the cathedral in Chicago, IL. Patriarch +Sviatoslav celebrated festal Great Vespers with Litya on the eve of the feast, with several bishops concelebrating and a number … More Enthronement of Bishop Benedict (photos)

Patriarch +LUBOMYR dies

​   Today, May 31, Patriarch Emeritus +LUBOMYR fell asleep in the Lord at 18:30 (08:30 Pacific time). He served as patriarch of the Ukrainian Catholic Church for ten years.   More information about his life can be found here. May his memory be eternal! Picture from Wikipedia.