Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada



UOCC Press Releases & Announcements

Statement on Nadiya Savchenko Release
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Statement on the Fort McMurray Wildfire
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On the 30th Year of the Chornobyl Tragedy
Chernobyl Accident
Patriarchal Message on Chornobyl (Ukrainian)
Patriarchal Message on Chornobyl (English)
UOCC Episcopate English Statement
UOCC Episcopate Ukrainian Statement
President of Ukraine Statement PDF
President of Ukraine Statement Video

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, Pope Francis and Archbishop Ieronymos Visit Moria Refugee Camp, April 16, 2016
Patriarch visists refugees
Joint Declaration
Statement by His All Holiness

May & June Church Calendar 2016
English | Ukrainian

March & April Church Calendar 2016
English | Ukrainian

UOCC Episcopate Statement on Nadiya Savchenko
Ukrainian PDF
English PDF

President of Ukraine Meets Ecumenical Patriarch

Ukrainian PDF
English PDF
Video

Ukrainian Summer Immersion Camp
St. Petro Mohyla Institute
Saskatoon, SK
July 17-August 20, 2016
Poster | Application

70th Anniversary Restoration Project
Sheho-Fedak, SK
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SUS Foundation Employment Opportunity
Toronto, ON
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2016 Wall Calendar Now Available!
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2016 Ridna Nyva Almanac Now Available!
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Paschal Greetings Campaign 2016
Deadline: March 18, 2016
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Synaxis of the Primates of the Orthodox Churches : Jan. 21-28, 2016
Press release | Patriarchal Keynote Address | Patriarchal Homily

February Church Calendar 2016
English | Ukrainian

UOCC Episcopate Statement on the Holodomor
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Episcopate Statement on Dignity and Freedom Day
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UOCC Episcopate Statement on Remembrance Day
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Wall Calendar 2016 Order Form
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Permanent Conference of Bishops on the Anniversary of Ukraine's Independence
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Commemorating the 1000th Year of
Repose of St. Volodymyr the Great

  • TEXT: Ukrainian President's Address
  • VIDEO: Ukrainian President's Address
  • TEXT & PHOTOS: Metropolitan Address on St. Volodymyr Hill
  • VIDEO: Metropolitan Address on St. Volodymyr Hill
  • TEXT & PHOTO: St. Volodymyr Commemorations in Ukraine
  • VIDEO: Metropolitan Yurij press conference July 29, 2015 in Kyiv, Ukraine on The Mother Church of Constantinople, the baptism of Kyivan Rus'-Ukraine and Orthodoxy in Ukraine, Past and Present
  • VIDEO: National Commemorative Performance on the 1027 anniversary of the Baptism of Kyivan Rus'-Ukraine and 1000th year of the Repose of St. Volodymyr, July 28, 2015, Kyiv, Ukraine
  • VIDEO: Metropolitan Yurij meets with Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko July 28, 2015

Statement on Shooting of Edmonton Constable
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Joint Commission on Church Unity in Ukraine
UOCC Statement
Summary Statement

Ecumenical Patriarch dialogues with Ukraine's PM
Letter from Ukraine PM
Response from Patriarch

Rt. Rev. Protopresbyter Dr. Stephan Jarmus Reposes
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UOCC Delegation to Kyiv, Ukraine
February 16-21, 2015
Press Release #9
Press Release #8
Press Release #7
TVi Current Affairs program interview (Video)
Ukrinform TV The Ukrainian Church roundtable (Video)
Press Release #6
Press Release #5

UOCC Delegation to the Ecumenical Patriarchate
February 12-15, 2015
Press Release #4
Press Release #3
Press Release #2
Delegation Marks Feast Day
Press Release #1

UOCC Hierarchs Statement on Commemorating the First Anniversary of the Heavenly Hundred
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Ottawa USRA/TYC Help Ukraine Campaign
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January 2015 Consistory Newsletter now available
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Rt. Rev. Protopresbyter Fedir Leheniuk Reposes
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Rt. Rev. Protopresbyter Jaroslaw Puk Reposes
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Response to Fr. V. Malchenko
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Very Rev. Archpriest Myroslaw Parfeniuk Reposes
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UOCC Hierarchs Statement on Ukraine Parliamentary Elections
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Very Rev. Fedir Osyczenko reposes
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Rt. Rev. Protopresbyter George Turzansky reposes
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Employment Opportunity
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Notice Regarding Andriy Melnyk
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Ridna Nyva 2015 Almanac Order Form
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Wall Calendar 2015 Order Form
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Wall Calendar 2015 Order Form
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On the Repose of His Beatitude Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Volodymyr
UOCC Statement: Ukrainian | English
Ecumenical Patriarchate Statement: patriarchate.org

Press Release on New Westminster
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Memory Eternal! Metropolitan Philip Reposes
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Central Eparchy Humanitarian Medical Assistance Project for Children in Ukraine
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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew: Nativity Encyclical
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Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops Beyond the Borders of Ukraine: Nativity Epistle
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Camp St. Sophie Appeal, Montreal, QC
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His All Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Prays for Ukraine
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UOCC Bishops' Statement on Current Events in Ukraine
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The Honourable Eugene Fedak of Blessed Memory!
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The Rt. Rev. Mitred Archpriest Mikolaj Derewianka of Blessed Memory!
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Patriarchal Message to the Devout Ukrainian People On the 1025th Anniversary of the Baptism of Kyivan-Rus'-Ukraine
English | Ukrainian

1025 Year of Ukrainian Orthodoxy Youth Essay and Power Point Competition
Describe the Life of a Ukrainian Orthodox Saint and their importance
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1025-ліття Хрещення Київської Русі-України
1025th Anniversary of the Baptism of Kyivan Rus-Ukraine
Encyclical
Moleben: PDF | Word Document

UOCC Statement on media reports
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St. John's Institute (Edmonton) Seeking Promotions & Events Coordinator
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Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew Greets Pope Francis
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Birthday Greetings to Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew
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Internment Operations Museum to Open
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UOCC Statement On the Resignation of Pope Benedict XVI
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DELEGATION OF THE UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF CANADA TO THE ECUMENICAL PATRIARCHATE
NEW: Kyivan Patriarchate Welcomes Efforts by the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada - English | Ukrainian
NEW: Communiqué on the Ecumenical Patriarch visitation - English | Ukrainian

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The Very Rev. Archpriest Michael SOKYRKA of Blessed Memory!
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Axios! On the Enthronement of His Eminence, Metropolitan Antony as the 4th Metropolitan of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA
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Visitation to the Ecumenical Patriarchate
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The Rt. Rev. Mitred Archpriest Meroslaw Kryschuk of Blessed Memory!
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On the tragic shooting in Newtown, Connecticut
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The Statement On the Selection of His Eminence Metropolitan John X as the 158th Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and All The East
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The Statement on the falling asleep in the Lord of Patriarch Ignatius IV of Antioch and All the East
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The St. Philip’s Fast Epistle of the Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops Beyond the Borders of Ukraine
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Commemorations of the 79th Anniversary of the Holodomor
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Axios! On the Selection of His Grace Bishop Tawadros as the 118th Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of all Africa of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria
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On the Falling Asleep in the Lord of His All-Holiness Patriarch of Bulgaria and Sophia Metropolitan Maksim of Blessed Memory!
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Greetings to Metropolitan-elect Antony and to Bishop Daniel as newly-elected President of the Consistory of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA
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St. John Cathedral Edmonton Moleben’ for the beginning of the school year

Ecclesiastical New Year
Patriarchal Message: Read
Metropolitan Greeting: Read (Bilingual)

Special Edition DVD 2-Disc Set of the Enthronement of His Eminence, Metropolitan Yurij Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada, Archbishop of Winnipeg and the Central Eparchy
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Assumption Day Greetings from the Prime Minister
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Disclaimer Notice
The Consistory Office of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada recently learned of an “Informational Seminar” scheduled for June 2, 2012 in Toronto. This “seminar” is stated to be the “first in a series,” and is apparently being sponsored by a “Brotherhood for the Revitalization of Ukrainian Orthodoxy in Canada.” Furthermore, this “brotherhood” is inviting the membership of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada to attend.
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Letter from Metropolitan Yurij
The following letter has been prepared in response to concerns that have been expressed through emails and letters in recent weeks. This letter addresses the concerns raised in all of these communications.
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Communique: Commemorations of the 75th Anniversary of the Holodomor
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2011 Mission Team Concludes Its Visit to Znamyanka Orphanage!
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A Sad Day in Los Angeles - St. Andrew Parish Desecrated
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Rt. Rev. Protopresbyter Dr. Stephan Jarmus Injured in Automobile Accident
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Unveiling of Taras Shevchenko Monument in Ottawa
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Centre for Ukrainian Canadian Studies Courses for 2011-12
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Historical Train of Ukrainian Pioneers Retraces Journey of Ukrainian Pioneers across Canada - Delegation to Visit Southeastern Manitoba
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Press Release re: Fr. John Lipinski
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Vydubychi Choir Tour: Eastern Canada
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The UCC - NYAC Launches a National Youth Survey Project
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The long-awaited day is finally here, and St. John’s Institute in Edmonton is now accepting applications for residence, for September 2011, in our new, 4-storey building!
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Press Release: Press Release: St. Petro Mohyla Institute's Ukrainian Cultural Programming
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Hierarchs of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada lend support to the Shevchenko Monument in Ottawa, ON
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Vydubychi Choir Tour: Western Canada
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Photos: Calgary | Edmonton | Winnipeg

St. Mary the Protectree in Winnipeg is seeking a dynamic CHOIR DIRECTOR
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60 Minutes America featured an interesting 2 part report on Mt Athos and the Monastery's of Simono -Petras and Vatopedi this past Easter Sunday.


Metropolitan Yuriy Meets with Rev. Dr. Hamilton

Winnipeg, MB April 7: His Eminence, Metropolitan Yurij met with Rev. Dr. Karen Hamilton, General Secretary (Ex.-Officio) of the Executive Committee of the Canadian Council of Churches. Metropolitan Yurij and Rev. Dr. Hamilton met at the Consistory Office to discuss areas of interest of the Canadian Council of Churches dealing with government and social issues. They also discussed matters pertaining to the Interfaith Committee on Canadian Military Chaplaincy (ICCMC), on which both the Metropolitan Yurij and Rev. Dr. Hamilton sit. The ICCMC provides advice to the Chaplain General, the Ministry of National Defence and supports the Chaplain Branch of Canadian Forces.

UOCC Greets New Ukrainian Catholic Major Archbishop

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Metropolitan Yurij and Bishop Andriy serve with clergy of the Toronto Blahochynnia for the Passia Service at St. John’s in Oshawa, ON
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Metropolitan Nicholas Reposes in the Lord
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St. Petro Mohyla Institute Ukrainian Cultural Immersion Summer Program Being Enhanced
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Report and Information on Eastern Diocese of the Orthodox Church in Japan after the Earthquake and Tsunami
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Archbishop Antony of the UOC of the USA celebrates 25 years of Episcopal service
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Orthodox Canadian Forces Chaplain Serves First Divine Liturgy In 50 Years
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Ukrainian Hierarchs Encounter 2011!
The annual Encounter of Ukrainian Catholic and Orthodox Hierarchs of North America met in Clearwater, FL on 27-28 January 2011. The hierarchs have been gathering since 2001 to discuss the issues relevant to their respective dioceses and eparchies and to consider the steps that might be taken to draw the Churches closer together, setting an example for ecclesiastical life in Ukraine. Read More (Bilingual PDF)

Job Posting: Editor in Chief- Ecclesia Publishing Co./ Director of Communications
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Job Posting: Executive Director Position at St. John’s Institute in Edmonton
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Genocide Revealed Film Trailer

Bishop’s Levee for His Grace Bishop Andriy in Winnipeg, MB
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The Enthronement Supplement from the January Visnyk
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Now Available from Church Goods Supply: 2011 Wall Calendars
email: churchgoods@uocc.ca
phone: 1-800-804-6040

The 2011 Ridna Nyva has been printed and will be available at the Consistory Office by Friday, December 17th.

Information which you would like posted should be forwarded to Marusia Kaweski at visnyk@uocc.ca, or by fax to (204) 582-5241, and should include the event, the date, the address, and contact information.