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  • 10 March 2019, 11:00 | UGCC | 

    Metropolitan-Archbishop Borys Gudziak of Philadelphia holds first working meeting with the hierarchs of UGCC in USA

    During a meeting on March 6, the bishops under the direction of Metropolitan-Archbishop Borys Gudziak of Philadelphia discussed the plan to hold commemorative events on the occasion of the enthronement that will take place on June 4 in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Philadelphia. A program of celebrations was defined.

  • 8 March 2019, 08:31 | Monitoring

    'God opened up America' -- How faith united Ukrainian immigrants

    Nearing the end of the nineteenth century, the steady trickle of eastern Europeans making their way to America turned into a full-on rush of eager immigrants seeking a new life abroad. While individual Ukrainians had come to the United States and the Dakota territories years earlier, the first mass wave immigrated to the Dakotas in the late 1880s.

  • 2 March 2019, 15:08 | UGCC | 

    Head of UGCC meets in Rome with Catholic hierarchs of Kazakhstan

    On March 1, at the Cathedral of St. Sophia in Rome, Patriarch Sviatoslav met with the Roman Catholic bishops of Kazakhstan and the apostolic administrator in this country for the Greek Catholics Fr. Vasyl Hovera. Within a few days, the Catholic bishops of Kazakhstan visited the tombs of the Holy Apostles in Rome. This is reported by the Department of Information of the UGCC.

  • 1 March 2019, 11:08 | Monitoring

    60 delegates from Ukraine visit North Melbourne Cathedral

    On Sunday 24th February 2019 North Melbourne Cathedral Parish hosts 60 delegates from Ukraine, from the Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU), celebrating and praying together at the 9.30 am Divine Liturgy.

  • 28 February 2019, 16:11 | UGCC | 

    Next UGCC Synod to be held in Rome

    The Secretary of the Synod of Bishops of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Bishop Bohdan (Dzyuralh) and his deputy Fr. Andriy Khimyak visited Rome on February 24-28.

  • 23 February 2019, 09:35 | Vatican | 

    Pope assures of his prayers for Ukraine at meeting with UGCC Head

    On February 21, while on a working visit to the Vatican, the Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church met with Pope Francis.

  • 14 February 2019, 16:05 | Religion and society | 

    UGCC bishops called on Ukrainians to vote responsibly and on politicians to adhere to Christian values

    A memo to a Christian voter and a Christian politician was issued by the bishops of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, led by Patriarch Sviatoslav. The document was published by the UGCC Department of Information on February 14, as the election race is gaining momentum in Ukraine.

  • 12 February 2019, 11:32 | UGCC | 

    Permanent Synod of the UGCC convened in Kyiv

    The Permanent Synod of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church has started its regular meeting in Kyiv on February 11. This is reported by the Department of Information of the UGCC.

  • 9 February 2019, 23:26 | UGCC | 

    Synod of Bishops of the Kyiv–Halych Archeparchy of the UGCC discusses church activities and approves memos for Christian voters and politicians

    On February 6-7, 2019, at the Patriarchal House in Lviv, the Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, His Beatitude Sviatoslav presided over the 81st Session of the Synod of Bishops of the Kyiv-Halych Major Archeparchy of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church. The work of the Synod was attended by all 21 bishops of the Major Archeparchy.

  • 7 February 2019, 11:48 | Religion and society | 

    Patriarch Sviatoslav: there is great interest in UGCC in Central and Eastern Ukraine

    In the Central and Eastern Ukraine, a positive outbreak of activity of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church can be observed. There is a special interest in our Church. However, we lack priests to answer these people's needs.

  • 6 February 2019, 09:37 | National religious question | 

    UGCC outlined development model that will make Ukraine successful

    In an interview with the Polish Catholic News Agency, the Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Cchurch, Patriarch Sviatoslav, told Russia is still looking for a way to conquer Ukraine, touched on the issue of the election campaign and indicated which model of national existence could ensure Ukraine's success.

  • 1 February 2019, 16:40 | Monitoring

    Ukrainian Catholic Church in Canada gathers to discuss abuse of minors by clergy

    Bishops from across Canada and/or their representatives and others experts gathered at the Chancery of the Archeparchy of Winnipeg to discuss and deal with the tragic issue that has rocked the Catholic world – the abuse of minors by clergy. The Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops has issued a new document on the question, entitled, “Protecting Minors from Sexual Abuse: A Call to the Catholic Faithful in Canada for Healing, Reconciliation and Transformation“. All eparchies, dioceses and religious/monastic communities now want to be certain that their policies that regard abuse with the goal of ensuring a safe environment are updated to conform with the decision of Canada’s Bishops.

  • 1 February 2019, 16:17 | Church-state relations | 

    Prime Minister to Patriarch of UGCC: our joint mission is to develop state and spirituality

    The state must always maintain dialogue with the Church, forming a common vision of the future. Prime Minister Volodymyr Groisman said this today, on February 1, at a meeting with the Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Svyatoslav (Shevchuk), the Government portal has reported.

  • 30 January 2019, 12:13 | Interchurch relations | 

    UGCC Patriarch spoke to delegation of German Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ukraine

    On January 29, Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Patriarch Svyatoslav met with the delegation of the German Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ukraine at the patriarchal residence.

  • 30 January 2019, 10:40 | Charity, social service | 

    UGCC chaplains announce fundraising campaign to buy premises for Lviv Orphan Care Center

    The Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church-run Orphan Care Center raises funds for the purchase of premises in Lviv, which the Lviv Regional Council has auctioned. The room is located on 7 Korolenko street and costs more than UAH 29 million.

  • 30 January 2019, 10:32 | Ukrainians outside of Ukraine | 

    Head of UGCC and new President of World Congress of Ukrainians discuss cooperation

    The Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Patriarch Sviatoslav, met with the newly elected President of the World Congress of Ukrainians, Mr. Pavlo Grod, and the newly elected administration of the Congress.

  • 29 January 2019, 12:31 | UGCC | 

    Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church launches new site

    The press service of the Secretariat of the Synod of Bishops of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church created a new website for the Synod of Bishops of the UGCC and its members. The link is synod.ugcc.ua.

  • 28 January 2019, 15:26 | Monitoring

    UGCC's Fr. Peter Galadza, interviewed by CBC Radio of Canada Regarding Autocephaly for Orthodox Church in Ukraine

    CBC Ottawa contacted Fr. Peter Galadza with a request for commentary on the granting of a decree of self-governance to the Orthodox Church in Ukraine.

  • 28 January 2019, 12:00 | Religion and policy | 

    Head of UGCC gave advice to presidential candidates

    During his Sunday sermon at the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, Patriarch Sviatoslav touched on the issues of politics and the 2019 election race that is gaining momentum in Ukraine. The first hierarch pointed to mistakes that modern politicians are making in trying to be “successful”.

  • 14 January 2019, 14:59 | Monitoring

    Bishop of UGCC Eparchy visits Utah congregation

    It had been at least two years since the Ukrainian Catholics in Utah have had a priest to celebrate their liturgy, said Oryslava Sorensen, adding that it was “incredible” to have the bishop celebrate the Christmas liturgy.