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XIX's Sobor of the Ukrainian Orthodox Eparchy of Australia and New Zealand Convened in Canberra, Australia
07/23/19 | News - Recent Events
The hierarchs, clergy and faithful of the Eparchy of Australia and New Zealand gathered at Saint Nicholas Ukrainian Orth ...
5 Years Later.... The Ukrainian-Australian Community Commemorates the Tragic Loss of Life - Downing of the Malaysian Flight 17
07/19/19 | News - Recent Events
5 років пізніше.... Українська Австралійська громада вшанувала пам`ять 298 людей, котрі трагічно загинули внаслідок теро ...
Two Demon-Possessed Men Healed
07/18/19 | Reflections - Pastoral Witness
The reading from the Gospel according to St. Matthew for the 5th Sunday after Pentecost seems very familiar because the ...
Blessed Equal-to-the-Apostles Olha, princess of Kyiv
07/18/19 | Reflections - Pastoral Witness
Moving on to today’s meditation, St Olha is distant from us in time but no less an example of holiness both aspire ...
Archpastoral Visit to the Protection of the Birth-Giver of God Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in Tampa Metropolitan Area
07/14/19 | News - Recent Events
On the fourth Sunday after Pentecost, July 14, 2019 – His Eminence Archbishop Daniel made a hierarchal visit to th ...
Council of Bishops of the UOC of the USA Joins National Council of Churches in the Statement: "Do Not Carry Out Planned Deportations"
07/13/19 | News - Recent Events
Since the earliest times in which Christians gathered together, churches have been places of sanctuary in which persons ...
Join us for the Official Opening of the New 2019-2020 Academic Year
07/12/19 | News - Recent Events
We extend an invitation to join us for the official opening of the New 2019-2020 Academic Year of St. Sophia Ukrainian O ...
Vacation from God?
07/10/19 | Reflections - Pastoral Witness
Ah, summertime! Each of us looks forward to the time of year where we get a break from our daily work and school routine ...
Зцілення сотникового слуги
07/10/19 | Reflections - Pastoral Witness
“Господи, я не вартий, щоб Ти увійшов під мою покрівлю; скажи тільки слово, то й одужає хлопець мій”,- так с ...
Archpastoral Visit of Vladyka Daniel to Saints Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Palos Park, IL
07/08/19 | News - Recent Events
On the Third Sunday after Pentecost, Feast of the Nativity of John the Baptist, July 7, 2019, the parish family of Saint ...
Шукайте Царства Небесного
07/05/19 | Reflections - Pastoral Witness
Епіцентром сьогоднішньої Євангелії є людська проникливість базована на розум. Євангелія починається словами: “Око ...
72nd Annual UOL Convention: 1-4 August, 2019
07/05/19 | News - Recent Events
 Save the Date! The Ukrainian Orthodox League of the USA Cordially Invites You to Attend its 72nd  A ...
NATIVITY OF THE HOLY FORERUNNER AND BAPTIST JOHN
07/05/19 | Reflections - Pastoral Witness
The Nativity of John the Baptist is the event leading to the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ. "The star of stars, the ...
2019 Pilgrimage to the HOLY LAND and Constantinople With Archbishop Daniel
07/04/19 | News - Recent Events
Join us, as we explore the Biblical Holy Land and Constantinople - the Ancient Capital of Byzantium ...
Seminarians of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary Ordained to the Priesthood and Deaconate of the Church
06/29/19 | News - Recent Events
In the presence of twelve priest and three deacons and about 150 parishioners and guests of Saints Peter and Paul Ukrain ...
Archbishop Daniel Visits Pani-matka Tetiana Zemlanchenko
06/27/19 | News - Recent Events
While actively reflecting on the life of a priest’s wife and the historical account of pastoral assignments that b ...
Rector of St. Sophia Seminary Meets with the Group of Part-Time Students
06/27/19 | News - Recent Events
His Eminence Metropolitan Antony, in his capacity of a Rector of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary of t ...
Hierarchs of the UOC of the USA Present Ecclesiastical Awards
06/26/19 | News - Recent Events
Собор Єпископів УПЦ США вручив церковні нагороди ...
Hierarchs of the UOC of the USA Visit the Campers at the Diocesan Church School Encampment at All Saints Camp in Emlenton, PA
06/26/19 | News - Recent Events
Ієрархи УПЦ США відвідали Український Православний Табір ВСІХ СВЯТИХ на оселі в Еленвиль, Пенсильванія ...
Храмове свято в Українській Православній Парафії Всіх Святих в Ню Йорку
06/25/19 | News - Recent Events
Parish Feast Day at All Saints Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in New York City ...
The Ukrainian Technological Society is proud and honored to announce our 2019 Ukrainian of the Year - His Eminence Archbishop Daniel of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA.
06/25/19 | News - Recent Events
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St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral Celebrates Pastor's Birthday
06/25/19 | News - Recent Events
Напередодні неділі Всіх Святих Український Православний Кафедральний Собор святого князя Володимира у Чикаго урочисто ві ...
Metropolitan Antony Represents the UOC of the USA at the Enthronement of New Greek Orthodox Archbishop
06/24/19 | News - Recent Events
Expressing the prayers and best wishes of the clergy and faithful of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, His Emine ...
Ювілей парафії Української Православної Церкви Святої Трійці в передмісті Чикаго, в містечку Бенсенвіль
06/24/19 | News - Recent Events
B передмісті Чикаго, в містечку Бенсенвіль, відбулося святкування 10-річного ювілею Української Православної Церкви Свят ...
Свято П’ятидесятниці. Храмове свято громади Святої Тройці в м.Чіктовага, Нью-Йорк
06/19/19 | News - Recent Events
Вранці, в неділю, 16 червня – День Святої П’ятидесятниці – двері церкви були широко відкриті чекаючи В ...
2019 UOC of the USA Camping Ministry - Registration Open!
06/14/19 | News - Recent Events
The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA offers outstanding camping programs for the youth and families of our Church. ...
В духовному осередку Митрополії УПЦ США молитовно відзначили 26-ту річницю упокоєння патріарха Мстислава
06/11/19 | News - Recent Events
Metropolia Commemoration: Twenty-Sixth Anniversary of Patriarch Mstyslav's Falling Asleep in the Lord ...
UOC of the USA Studies Pastoral Ministerial Opportunities in North Carolina
05/29/19 | News - Recent Events
As part of the ongoing efforts of the various offices of ministry of the Consistory of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of ...
Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC): Sign up for 2019 Mission Teams Today!
05/15/19 | News - Recent Events
Empower the Church at home and abroad by working, witnessing, worshipping and making disciples on an Orthodox Mission Te ...
11th anniversary of Archbishop Daniel – 11 річниця Архієрейської хіротонії
05/10/19 | News - Recent Events
The Prime Hierarch of the UOC of the USA, Metropolitan Antony, along with the Council of Metropolia, members of the Cons ...
5-17 November, 2019 - Sacred Pilgrimage to the Holy Land and Constantinople with Archbishop Daniel
05/01/19 | Upcoming Events
Join us, as we explore the Biblical Holy Land and Constantinople - the ancient capital of Byzantium ...
ZNAMYANKA ORPHANAGE NEEDS DIAPERS DONATED FOR ORPHANS
04/14/19 | News - Recent Events
Please, help us to raise funds for Diapers in Znamyanka Orphanage in Ukraine ...
Ukrainian Orthodox Church Camping Ministry at All Saints Camp
02/23/19 | News - Recent Events
Registration Open for the 2019 Season! - Відкрита Реєстрація на участь в Церковних Таборах УПЦ США! ...
Rushnyky: Ritual Cloths of the Cossack Lands of Ukraine - New Exhibit of the Ukrainian History and Education Center
02/11/19 | Upcoming Events
The exhibition opening and gallery talk will be on Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 1 PM at the Ukrainian History and Education ...
1-4 August, 2019 - 72nd Annual UOL Convention at All Saints Camp
02/08/19 | Upcoming Events
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Current News
XIX's Sobor of the Ukrainian Orthodox Eparchy of Australia and New Zealand Convened in Canberra, Australia - 07/23/19

The hierarchs, clergy and faithful of the Eparchy of Australia and New Zealand gathered at Saint Nicholas Ukrainian Orthodox Church – Parish in Canberra, ACT, Australia on 18-21 July, 2019 for the proceedings of the XIX Triennial SOBOR of the Eparchy. 


5 Years Later.... The Ukrainian-Australian Community Commemorates the Tragic Loss of Life - Downing of the Malaysian Flight 17 - 07/19/19

5 років пізніше.... Українська Австралійська громада вшанувала пам`ять 298 людей, котрі трагічно загинули внаслідок терористичного акту Російських бойовиків - збиття Малазійського літаку МН17 в Східній Україні - 17 липня 2014 року - серед загинувших були 38 австралійців


Archpastoral Visit to the Protection of the Birth-Giver of God Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in Tampa Metropolitan Area - 07/14/19

On the fourth Sunday after Pentecost, July 14, 2019 – His Eminence Archbishop Daniel made a hierarchal visit to the parish family while presiding over the Divine Liturgy, celebrating the feast of Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Great Princess Olha (according to Gregorian Calendar).


Council of Bishops of the UOC of the USA Joins National Council of Churches in the Statement: "Do Not Carry Out Planned Deportations" - 07/13/19

Since the earliest times in which Christians gathered together, churches have been places of sanctuary in which persons in danger of harm can find safety and protection.


Join us for the Official Opening of the New 2019-2020 Academic Year - 07/12/19

We extend an invitation to join us for the official opening of the New 2019-2020 Academic Year of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary that will take place on Saturday, September 14, 2019 with the celebration of the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at the Three Holy Hierarchs Chapel of St. Sophia Seminary.


Archpastoral Visit of Vladyka Daniel to Saints Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Palos Park, IL - 07/08/19

On the Third Sunday after Pentecost, Feast of the Nativity of John the Baptist, July 7, 2019, the parish family of Saints Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in Palos Park, IL was blessed to be visited by His Eminence Archbishop Daniel.


72nd Annual UOL Convention: 1-4 August, 2019 - 07/05/19

 Save the Date! The Ukrainian Orthodox League of the USA Cordially Invites You to Attend its 72nd  Annual Convention Hosted at All Saints Camp, Emlenton PA 


2019 Pilgrimage to the HOLY LAND and Constantinople With Archbishop Daniel - 07/04/19

Join us, as we explore the Biblical Holy Land and Constantinople - the Ancient Capital of Byzantium


Seminarians of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary Ordained to the Priesthood and Deaconate of the Church - 06/29/19

In the presence of twelve priest and three deacons and about 150 parishioners and guests of Saints Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Wilmington, DE. His Eminence Archbishop Daniel ordained Deacon Oleh Kravchenko to the Holy Priesthood and Subdeacon Timothy Kelleher to the Deaconate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA on the feast day of St. Tychon of Amathus, June 29, 2019.


Archbishop Daniel Visits Pani-matka Tetiana Zemlanchenko - 06/27/19

While actively reflecting on the life of a priest’s wife and the historical account of pastoral assignments that both Fr. Michael of blessed memory and pani-matka Tetiana have experienced, Archbishop Daniel offered gratitude to for her devotion and love for the Church and with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Antony presented pani-matka Zemlachenko with the Centennial medal of the UOC of the USA.


Rector of St. Sophia Seminary Meets with the Group of Part-Time Students - 06/27/19

His Eminence Metropolitan Antony, in his capacity of a Rector of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, met with a group of part-time students enrolled in St. Sophia Seminary’s Distance Learning Master of Arts in Applied Orthodox Theology and Master of Divinity Programs.


Hierarchs of the UOC of the USA Present Ecclesiastical Awards - 06/26/19

Собор Єпископів УПЦ США вручив церковні нагороди


Hierarchs of the UOC of the USA Visit the Campers at the Diocesan Church School Encampment at All Saints Camp in Emlenton, PA - 06/26/19

Ієрархи УПЦ США відвідали Український Православний Табір ВСІХ СВЯТИХ на оселі в Еленвиль, Пенсильванія


Храмове свято в Українській Православній Парафії Всіх Святих в Ню Йорку - 06/25/19

Parish Feast Day at All Saints Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in New York City


The Ukrainian Technological Society is proud and honored to announce our 2019 Ukrainian of the Year - His Eminence Archbishop Daniel of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA. - 06/25/19


St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral Celebrates Pastor's Birthday - 06/25/19

Напередодні неділі Всіх Святих Український Православний Кафедральний Собор святого князя Володимира у Чикаго урочисто відзначив 50-літній ювілей з дня народження свого настоятеля, протоієрея Івана Лимара.


Metropolitan Antony Represents the UOC of the USA at the Enthronement of New Greek Orthodox Archbishop - 06/24/19

Expressing the prayers and best wishes of the clergy and faithful of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, His Eminence Metropolitan Antony attended the enthronement of His Eminence Archbishop Elpidophoros, the new leader of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.


Ювілей парафії Української Православної Церкви Святої Трійці в передмісті Чикаго, в містечку Бенсенвіль - 06/24/19

B передмісті Чикаго, в містечку Бенсенвіль, відбулося святкування 10-річного ювілею Української Православної Церкви Святої Трійці та 30-річчя священничої служби настоятеля церкви - отця Богдана Калинюка. Цього дня ми також святкували одне з головних 12-ти свят - свято П'ятидесятниці. Саме П'ятидесятниця вважається початком історії церкви, коли Господь відкрив апостолам повноту своєї слави у триєдинстві. За межами церкви існують традиції прикрашати свої будинки травами, зеленими гілками, тому в народі це свято називають «Зеленою неділею».


Свято П’ятидесятниці. Храмове свято громади Святої Тройці в м.Чіктовага, Нью-Йорк - 06/19/19

Вранці, в неділю, 16 червня – День Святої П’ятидесятниці – двері церкви були широко відкриті чекаючи Високопреосвященнішого Владику Антонія та численних гостей. В храмі убраному зеленим віттям в честь Святої П’ятидесятниці торжественно зустріли Владику Митрополита Антонія з квітами та сердечними вітаннями, і з словом від імені парафії зустрів голова церковної управи Віктор Зибай, а потім Владику вітав настоятель о. Юрій Касьянов.


2019 UOC of the USA Camping Ministry - Registration Open! - 06/14/19

The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA offers outstanding camping programs for the youth and families of our Church.


В духовному осередку Митрополії УПЦ США молитовно відзначили 26-ту річницю упокоєння патріарха Мстислава - 06/11/19

Metropolia Commemoration: Twenty-Sixth Anniversary of Patriarch Mstyslav's Falling Asleep in the Lord


UOC of the USA Studies Pastoral Ministerial Opportunities in North Carolina - 05/29/19

As part of the ongoing efforts of the various offices of ministry of the Consistory of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, accompanied by Very Rev. Fr. Anthony Perkins (outgoing Vocations Director of the UOC of the USA) traveled to the State of North Carolina in order to do a feasibility study on the establishment of the new mission of the Church in Waynesville, NC.


Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC): Sign up for 2019 Mission Teams Today! - 05/15/19

Empower the Church at home and abroad by working, witnessing, worshipping and making disciples on an Orthodox Mission Team. Minister to the needs of Orthodox communities around the world by: presenting a visible expression of the love, unity and support; sharing the teachings of the Orthodox Faith and providing labor to communities; and increasingawareness of the unending mission efforts of the Church.


11th anniversary of Archbishop Daniel – 11 річниця Архієрейської хіротонії - 05/10/19

The Prime Hierarch of the UOC of the USA, Metropolitan Antony, along with the Council of Metropolia, members of the Consistory, clergy, faithful and the student body of St. Sophia Theological Seminary of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA express their sincere greetings and assurance of prayers for His Eminence Archbishop Daniel on the occasion of His 11th Anniversary of the Episcopal consecration.

Первоієрарх УПЦ США Митрополит Антоній, разом з Радою Митрополії, членами Консисторії, духовенством, вірними і студентським корпусом Свято-Софійської духовної семінарії Української Православної Церкви США висловлюють щирі вітання і запевняють у молитвах Його Високопреосвященсво Архієпископа Даниїла з нагоди 11 річниці з дня висвячення у архієрейський сан.


ZNAMYANKA ORPHANAGE NEEDS DIAPERS DONATED FOR ORPHANS - 04/14/19

Please, help us to raise funds for Diapers in Znamyanka Orphanage in Ukraine


Ukrainian Orthodox Church Camping Ministry at All Saints Camp - 02/23/19

Registration Open for the 2019 Season! - Відкрита Реєстрація на участь в Церковних Таборах УПЦ США!


Archived News
Memory Eternal: Pani Matka Tetiana Zemlachenko - 07/13/19

It is with a profound sense of our own loss - yet in the inextinguishable light of peace and mercy that is the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ - that we inform the faithful of our Holy Metropolia of the passing from this life of the servant of God Pani Matka Tetiana Zemlachenko, wife of Protopresbyter Michael Zemlachenko (who reposed in the Lord in February of 2013).

Statement of the Council of Bishops of the UOC of the USA on the 243rd Anniversary of US Independence - 07/03/19

We are celebrating Independence Day as one nation under God.  Whether you call it the Fourth of July or Independence Day, the tradition goes back to the American Revolution.

Pentecost Celebration, Father’s Day, 10th Anniversary of the Parish Community, 30th Anniversary of Ordination of the Pastor - Celebrations at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Bensenville, IL - 06/19/19

The parishioners of Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Bensenville, IL celebrated their parish feast day with a visit from His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, the spiritual father of the Western Eparchy of the UOC of the USA on Pentecost Sunday, June 16-17, 2019.

Fr. Igor Krekhovetsky’s 25th Anniversary of Ordination to the Holy Priesthood Celebrated in Rochester, New York - 06/11/19

The objective of the special visit June 8-9, 2019 by His Eminence Metropolitan Antony and Archbishop Daniel to St. Mary the Protectress Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in Rochester, NY, was to join the congregation in the celebration of Very Rev. Fr. Igor Krekhovetsky’s 25th anniversary of ordination to the Holy Priesthood.  

Remembering the Archpastor: 26th Anniversary of Repose of Patriarch Mstyslav - 06/07/19

Молитовно згадуємо архипастиря: 26-та річниця упокоєння митрополита та патріарха Мстислава

Seminarians of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary Engaged in Missionary Charitable Activities in North Carolina - 06/06/19

With the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, a group of seminarians of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, who partnered with the Consistory Office of Christian Charity (under the leadership of Protodeacon Ihor Mahlay) traveled for over 750 miles from the Spiritual Center of the UOC of the USA to Waynesville, NC in order to deliver over 200 packages of diapers and clothing to the local North Carolina Haywood County.

Archpastoral Visit of Vladyka Daniel to St. Nicholas Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in Troy, NY - 06/03/19

On Sunday June 2, 2019 our parish was blessed to have His Eminence Archbishop Daniel lead the Divine Liturgy. The special day of prayers started with Fr. Vasyl Dovgan receiving his first ecclesiastical award - AXIOS!!!

Deacon Chaplain Adrian Mazur Honored - 06/03/19

Deacon Adrian Mazur is a M. Div. graduate of St. Sophia Seminary and North Shore Long Island Hospital Clinical Pastoral Education Program, assigned to Holy Trinity Cathedral, New York City, as an assistant to the Cathedral Priest – his father – V. Rev. Todor Mazur.  After completing his seminary education and the CPE program he was immediately hired by Northwell Hospital, which is part of the Northwell Health medical system consisting today of 23 hospitals in the New York City and Long Island area.  The system is the largest health care system, and the largest employer in the state of New York, with over 63,800 on staff.

Memorial Day Observed at the Metropolia Center of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA - 05/28/19

With the chiming of church bells of St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Memorial Church in South Bound Brook, NJ began this year’s prayerful observance of Memorial Day at the spiritual center of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA on May 27, 2019.

Hierarchical visit to St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Portland, Oregon - 05/27/19

Archbishop Daniel, hierarch of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA visited the parish of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Portland, Oregon on Saturday and Sunday, May 25-26.

2019 Memorial Day Statement of the Council of Bishops of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA - 05/25/19

This weekend our nation observes Memorial Day - a date on the civil calendar when the nation can (and should) honor the men and women who died in battle on behalf of our nation. 

The Liturgical Day of Prayerful Gratitude – Archbishop Daniel Leads the Services of the Fourth Sunday of Pascha at the Spiritual Center of the UOC of the USA - 05/20/19

The fourth Sunday following Pascha, was truly a day of spiritual gratitude and prayer at St. Andrew the First-Called Apostle Ukrainian Orthodox Memorial Church at the Spiritual Center/Metropolia of the Ukrainian Orthodox church of the USA in South Bound Brook/Somerset, NJ.

Archbishop Daniel Visits the Eastern Part of Ukraine – Ten Miles Away from the Active War Zone - 05/14/19

Архієпископ Даниїл відвідав Маріуполь – місто-порт Східньої України, за десять кілометрів від поля бою

Joyful Parish Feast Day on a Rainy Spring Day in Yardville, NJ - 05/12/19

On rainy Sunday of May 12th, 2019, which is also the day of the annual observance of the Mothers Day, about 200 faithful of the parish community welcomed His Eminence Metropolitan Antony and Archbishop Daniel for the parochial celebratory festivities.

A Note of Gratitude from Archbishop Daniel - Слова подяки від Архієпископа Даниїла: - 05/10/19

Overwhelmed by the sanctity of the received greetings upon the anniversary of my consecration, by which I was blessed by the Providence of Almighty God, I utter the words written centuries past by the Apostle Paul to his disciple Timothy: “I thank Him who has given me the strength for this, Christ Jesus our Lord because he judged me faithful by appointing me to His service… to Him, the King of the Ages, immortal, invisible, the only God be honor and glory for ever and ever.” (1 Timothy 1: 12, 17).

2019 Annual St. Thomas Sunday-Provody: Weekend Pilgrimage to South Bound Brook, NJ – Metropolia Center of the UOC of the USA - a Success Despite the Rain and Cold - 05/05/19

Braving rain and a cold wind on the Saturday of St. Thomas Sunday, the faithful of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA made their annual pilgrimage to the Spiritual Center – Metropolia of the UOC of the USA, especially St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cemetery in South Bound Brook, NJ. Despite the chilly Saturday weather a sizeable group of 2,000 took part in the two-day pilgrimage.

Bright Monday and Tuesday Celebrations with Archbishop Daniel in Chicago Deanery - 04/30/19

Pascha at St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago, IL - 04/28/19

With about 4 inches of snow on the ground in the Metropolitan Chicago area, the Pascha liturgical services began in total darkness, as Archbishop Daniel chanted the announcement of Resurrection and carried out the flame from the tomb of the Savior, which was brought from Jerusalem to St. Volodymyr’s Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago, IL!

The 2019 Pascha Epistle of the Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops Beyond the Borders of Ukraine - 04/27/19

Пасхальне Послання 2019 року Божого Постійної Конференції Українських Православних Єпископів поза межами України

The 2019 Pascha Epistle of the Ecumenical Patriarch - 04/27/19

Having run the course of the race of Holy and Great Lent in prayer and fasting, and having reached the salvific passion of Christ God, today we are rendered participants in the joy of His splendid Resurrection.

Great and Holy Saturday at the Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Bensenville, IL - 04/27/19

On Holy Saturday (April 26, 2019), His Eminence Archbishop Daniel once again presided over the Vesperal Liturgy of St. Basil the Great at the Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Bensenville, IL, during which numerous faithful of Chicago Metropolitan area prayerfully gathered to reflect upon the great Mystery of Salvation of the Crucified Savior. The pastor of the cathedral parish family Very Rev. Fr. Bohdan Kalynyuk assisted Vladyka Daniel.

Archbishop Daniel Leads Liturgical Services of the Great and Holy Friday at St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago, IL - 04/26/19

On Good and Holy Friday (April 26, 2019), the most solemn day of the liturgical year, parishioners, relatives and members of the community at large gathered in St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago, IL, for a solemn witness of the sacrifice of the Lord in order to participate in the Vespers service, at which the Holy Shroud is brought out of the sanctuary and placed in the midst of the faithful for veneration.

Statement of the Council of Bishops of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA: Remembering Chornobyl Nuclear Disaster - 04/26/19

Звернення Собору Єпископів Української Православної Церкви США: Пам’ятаючи Чорнобильську Атомну Катастрофу

Holy Thursday: His Eminence Archbishop Daniel Led the Service of the Passions of our Lord - 04/26/19

On Thursday evening (25 April, 2019), His Eminence Archbishop Daniel led the service of the Passions of our Lord - the Reading of the 12 Gospels at St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago, IL.

Archbishop Daniel Celebrates Holy Thursday Divine Services in Chicago, IL - 04/25/19

His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, the spiritual father of the Western Eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA marked the beginning of last three days of Holy Week on Thursday morning, April 25, with Holy Thursday Vesperal Divine Liturgy of the Lord’s Supper at the Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral of Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Great Prince Volodymyr the Great in Chicago, IL (Very Rev. Fr. Ivan Lymar – pastor).

Holy Unction Service at Saints Peter and Paul UOC Served by the Ruling Hierarch of the Western Eparchy, His Eminence Archbishop Daniel and the Clergy of Chicago Deanery - 04/25/19

Seven local Ukrainian Orthodox clergy of the greater Chicago Metropolitan area, representing parishes of Chicago Deanery, gathered together with the bishop of Western Eparchy, His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, for the celebration of the Mystery of Holy Unction at Saints Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox parish in Palos Park, IL.

Holy and Sacred Monday Liturgical Service in Lakewood, OH - 04/22/19

The clergy and faithful of the Cleveland, OH Metropolitan area have entered the sacred time of Holy and Great Week with the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Daniel and his personal participation in the liturgical services of the week.

“Hosanna! Blessed Is He Who Comes in the Name of the Lord!” Palm Sunday at the Protection of the Birth-Giver of God Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Southfield, MI - 04/21/19

Lazarus Saturday Celebrated at the Pokrova Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Southfield (Detroit), MI - 04/20/19

The clouds rolled in thick and dark, casting the interior of the Protection of the Mother of God Cathedral, in Southfield, Michigan in to darkness.  However, the deepest of shadows were soon dispelled by the brightness of His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, Ruling Hierarch of the Western Eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, who arrived to celebrate Lazarus Saturday with the faithful.  

Memory Eternal: Pani Matka Julia Sikorska - 04/16/19

It is with a profound sense of our own loss - yet in the inextinguishable light of peace and mercy that is the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ - that we inform the faithful of our Holy Metropolia of the passing from this life of the servant of God Pani Matka Julia Sikorska, wife of Rev. Fr. Juriy Sikorsky (who reposed in the Lord in December of 1969).

AXIOS! Deacon Frank Lucero Begins His Service as the Newest Deacon of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA - 04/14/19

Taking the next step on his journey toward the Holy Priesthood, Frank Lucero, a vocation of the Venerable Job of Pochaiv Orthodox Parish of the UOC of the USA and a seminarian of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary (South Bound Brook, NJ), was ordained to the sacred Deaconate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA through the laying-on-of hands of the eparchial hierarch of the Western Eparchy of the Church – His Eminence Archbishop Daniel.

UOL Lenten Retreat Takes Place in Bethlehem, PA - 04/13/19

The UOL Lenten Retreat took place on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at St. Francis Center for Renewal in Bethlehem, PA.  For the last several years the UOL has worked with ACRY (American Carpatho-Russian Youth) in hosting the retreat.  

Sacred Altar Dedicated at the Venerable Job of Pochaiv Orthodox Parish in Los Alamos, NM - 04/13/19

His Eminence Archbishop Daniel celebrated the Great Consecration of the Altar for the Venerable Job of Pochaiv Parish of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA in Los Alamos, NM on Akathist Saturday, April 13, 2019.

Seminarians Joined Archbishop Daniel on a Tour of the New Exhibit at the Ukrainian Museum in New York City, Dedicated to the Centennial of Ukrainian Statehood - 04/12/19

Seminarians of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary recently accompanied His Eminence Archbishop Daniel on a visit of the new exhibit “Full Circle: Ukraine’s Struggle for Independence 100 Years Ago, 1917-1921” at the Ukrainian Museum in New York City.

The Eve of the Feast of Annunciation of the Birth-Giver God Brings Nearly 1,000 Faithful to Venerate the Myrrh-Streaming Icon in Brooklyn, NY - 04/07/19

Молитовне вшанування мироточивої ікони у Брукліні, Н. Й.

Youngstown, OH and Western PA UOL Lenten Retreat - 04/02/19

On Saturday, March 30, 2019 the Ukrainian Orthodox Churches of Ohio and Western Pennsylvania met at the Villa Maria Education and Spirituality Center for the annual Lenten retreat sponsored by the UOL. Fr. Ivan Tchopko opened the day by leading morning prayers and serving a Panahyda for the late Very Reverend Fr. John Harvey whose presence was missed as this was an event at which he not only participated but also loved.

Sunday of the Holy Cross at St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Silver Spring, MD - 04/02/19

The doors of St. Andrew the First Called Apostle Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Silver Spring, MD opened its doors to welcome hundreds of faithful of the local community, giving them a place of a warm environment (considering the strong wind and rain of the day) for prayer and reflection on a Sunday that the entire Holy Orthodox Church venerates the Most Precious Cross of the Lord.

Over Six Hundred Flock to the Myrrh-Streaming Icon at St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral, Parma, OH - 04/02/19

As millions of Orthodox Christians around the world journey the Sacred Period of Great Lent leading to the greatest miracle in the history of humanity – our Lord’s Glorious Resurrection, hundreds of Orthodox Christians from across the Cleveland, OH Metropolitan area were flocking to Saint Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral, in Parma, OH on Friday and Saturday, 29-30 March, 2019 to see what they believe to be a different miracle.

NJ/NY Deanery Holds Lenten Liturgical Services Meets at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in New York City, NY - 04/02/19

The Wednesday of the Third Sunday of Great and Holy Lent (27 March, 2019) at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral was truly a time for spiritual reflection and prayer for individual parishioners, the entire Holy Trinity cathedral parish family and the greater New York/New Jersey Deanery of the Eastern Eparchy of the UOC of the USA.

Great Lent Giveaways 2019 (1) - 04/01/19

The Great Lent Giveaway (GLG) is a program sponsored by the Consistory Office of Youth Ministry and the Jr Ukrainian Orthodox League. Each year our youth across the country join together to live their faith during the Great Fast - deepening their relationship with Christ by helping others!  This year the efforts of the GLG will benefit Heifer International.

Chicago Deanery Releases Holy Week Schedule with His Eminence Archbishop Daniel Presiding - 03/26/19

Chicago Deanery Meets at St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago, IL - 03/26/19

The weekend of the Second Sunday of Great and Holy Lent (22-24 March, 2019) at St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral was truly a time for spiritual reflection and prayer for individual parishioners, the entire St. Volodymyr cathedral parish family and the greater Chicago Deanery of the Western Eparchy of the UOC of the USA.

Archbishop Daniel Leads the Liturgical Services of the Second Sunday of the Great and Holy Lent - 03/26/19

The weekend of the Second Sunday of Great and Holy Lent (22-24 March, 2019) at St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral was truly a time for spiritual reflection and prayer for individual parishioners, the entire St. Volodymyr cathedral parish family and the greater Chicago Deanery of the Western Eparchy of the UOC of the USA.

Celebration of the Sunday of Orthodoxy at the Protection of the Birth-Giver of God Ukrainian Orthodox Community in Munich, Germany - 03/19/19

On Sunday, March 17, 2019 a shrine of numerous pilgrimages, dedicated to the Birth-Giver of God of Altotting (1489) in the heart of Munich, Germany became a place of a spiritual pilgrimage and renewal for the faithful of the Protection of the Birth-Giver of God Ukrainian Orthodox parish in Munich, Germany.

The Clergy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Western Europe Meet with Archbishop Daniel - 03/17/19

Духовенство Української  Православної Церкви Діспори (Німеччини, Бельгії та Франції) Провело Зустріч із Архієпископом Даниїлом

Archbishop Daniel Leads the Reading of the Canon of St. Andrew of Crete during the First Week of Great Lent in Munich, Germany - 03/15/19

With the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Antony, Archbishop Daniel, in his capacity as a spiritual father of the parishes in Western Europe, traveled to Munich, Germany in order to visit the Ukrainian Orthodox communities in Germany and to hold a meeting with the clergy of the Western European Eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Diaspora.

Chicago Deanery of the Church Scheduled to Meet for the Annual Retreat on March 22, 2019 - 03/12/19

With the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, the spiritual father of the Western Eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, the clergy of Chicago Deanery of the Church will gather at St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Chicago, IL for the annual spiritual retreat/Deanery meeting with Vladyka Daniel presiding on March 22, 2019.

The 2019 Great Lent Epistle of the Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops Beyond the Borders of Ukraine - 03/06/19

Великопосне Послання 2019 року Постійної Конференції Православних Єпископів Поза Межами України

Catechetical Homily of His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch at the Opening of Holy and Great Lent - 03/06/19

With the grace of God, the giver of all gifts, we have once again arrived at Holy and Great Lent, the arena of ascetical struggle, in order to purify ourselves with the Lord’s assistance through prayer, fasting and humility, as well as to prepare ourselves for a spiritual experience of the venerable Passion and the celebration of the splendid Resurrection of Christ the Savior.


Archbishop Daniel Ordains New Subdeacon and Deacon in New Mexico: ‘Not to Be Served, but to Serve’ - 03/03/19

The sacred day of Meatfare Sunday welcomed everyone to St. Anthony of the Desert Mission in Las Cruces, NM – a community of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, with the temperatures in low 80s.

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