Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA - Current News http://uocofusa.org/ 60 St. Sophia Seminary Commencement Ceremonies https://stsuots.org/news_180524_1.html Wed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/Seminary-Graduation/Graduation-Web-Banner.jpg&archive=0&final_h=43&final_w=90&percent=100"></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA https://stsuots.org/news_180524_1.html St. Nicholas Pro-Cathedral in Lakewood, OH Suffers Vandalism Attacks http://uocofusa.org/news_180524_3.html Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/05-24-2018-Lakewood-Vandalism/Lakewood-OH.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Earlier today, His Eminence Archbishop Daniel and the Consistory Office of the Church, was informed by Very Rev. Fr. Dennis Kristof, pastor of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Orthodox Pro-Cathedral in Lakewood, OH that the parish temple was vandalized in the form of spray painted inappropriate terminology on the doors, bricks and shingles.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180524_3.html Memory Eternal: Pani-Matka Anna Hrynyshyn http://uocofusa.org/news_180524_2.html Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/1.jpg&archive=0&final_h=50&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>It is with profound sadness that I write to inform you of the repose of Panimatka Anna Hrynyshyn. We pray that her soul rests in eternal happiness where the Light of our Lord&rsquo;s Countenance shines upon her and that her memory will live from generation to generation in God&rsquo;s Heavenly Kingdom.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180524_2.html St. Nicholas Program for Parents and Their Children with Disabilities http://www.uocyouth.org/uocstnick.html Thu, 24 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/st-nicholas-poster-2018-2.jpg&archive=0&final_h=69&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>SNP is designed for parents and their child with disabilities to spend time together in an Orthodox Family Environment. The campers are introduced to camp life at All Saints Camp and the parents are given the opportunity to meet fellow Orthodox parents who are tackling the same challenges in today&rsquo;s world.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocyouth.org/uocstnick.html Archbishop Daniel Consecrates Sacramento, CA’s Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Mission’s church http://uocofusa.org/news_180522_1.html Tue, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2018/05-22-2018-Sacramento/IMG_8135.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On Sunday, May 20, 2018, His Eminence Archbishop Daniel of the Western Eparchy of the UOC of the USA consecrated Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Sacramento, CA.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180522_1.html Memory Eternal Fr. Bazyl Zawierucha http://uocofusa.org/news_180516_1.html Wed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=peg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/7274C482-D029-481B-8983-C2FBCD0A812B.jpeg&archive=0&final_h=43&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>It is with a profound depth of sadness and prayer that we inform the clergy and the faithful of our Holy Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA about the falling asleep of a servant of God Very Rev. Fr. Bazyl Zawierucha, pastor of Assumption of the Virgin Mary Parish, Northampton, PA</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180516_1.html UOC of the USA Marks the 10th Anniversary of Archbishop Daniel's Consecration http://uocofusa.org/news_180513_1.html Sun, 13 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2018/05-12-2018-10-ABD/IMG_2449.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>His Eminence Archbishop Daniel celebrated the tenth anniversary of his consecration as bishop with a special Divine Liturgy on May 12th - marking also the 17th anniversary of priestly ordination. More than thirty priests and deacons from throughout the Metropolia participated in the Divine Liturgy at St Andrew the First-Called Apostle Ukrainian Orthodox Memorial Church in South Bound Brook, NJ, the very same place of ordination, for back than Fr. Volodymyr Zelinsky, who was ordained to the Holy Priesthood by His Eminence Metropolitan (Archbishop) Antony.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180513_1.html Hundreds Flock to the Myrrh-Streaming Icon at the Holy Evangelist Luke Ukrainian Orthodox Parish in Warners, NY http://uocofusa.org/news_180511_1.html Fri, 11 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/05-11-2018-Taylor-Icon-in-Warners/IMG_2083.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>As millions of Orthodox Christians around the world prepare themselves for the glorious feast of Ascension of our Lord, hundreds of Orthodox Christians from across Syracuse (Upstate New York) Metropolitan area flocked to the Holy Evangelist Luke Ukrainian Orthodox Church parish in Warners, NY on Monday, 6 May, 2018 to see what they believe to be a different miracle.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180511_1.html Parish Feast Day in Yardville, NJ http://uocofusa.org/news_180509_3.html Wed, 09 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/05-06-2018-Yardville/IMG_1984.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Recently, St. George&rsquo;s Ukrainian Orthodox parish in Yardville, NJ has celebrated its parish feast day.&nbsp;Metropolitan Anthony and Archbishop Daniel blessed newly installed icons on the walls of the parish temple.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180509_3.html Archbishop Daniel Ordains Deacon Volodymyr Yavorskyi to the Holy Priesthood http://uocofusa.org/news_180507_1.html Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/05-05-2018-Fr-Volodymyr-Yavorskyi-Ordination/IMG_1800.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>On the feast of Venerable Vitaliy of Alexandria, His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, eparchial hierarch of the Western Eparchy of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, presided over a Hierarchical Liturgy (at St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in New York City) that included the ordination of fourth&ndash;year M.Div. student of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary - Deacon Volodymyr Yavorskyi to the Holy Priesthood.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180507_1.html Have you Included in your Summer Plans the Centennial Celebration of the UOC of the USA on 26-28 July, 2018? http://uocofusa.org/news_170913_1.html Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/Centennial/Centennial-Banner-small.jpg&archive=0&final_h=18&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Чи Ви вже спланували свою подорож до духовного осередку нашої Церви на відзначення 100 літнього ювілею УПЦ США - 26-28 липня, 2018?&nbsp;</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_170913_1.html Empowering Veterans, Building Partnerships Focus of VA’s Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships http://uocofusa.org/news_180427_1.html Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-27-2018-VA/IMG_1481.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>With blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, Rev. Fr. Vasyl Dovgan (pastor of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Troy, NY) recently participated in a Veterans Roundtable, sponsored by theDepartment of Veterans Affairs Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships (CFBNP) in Washington, DC.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180427_1.html Help us to Sponsor Handicapped Children to a Summer of Camp Activity in Ukraine http://uocofusa.org/news_180426_1.html Tue, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2018/IMG_8038.JPG&archive=0&final_h=43&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Our sponsorship program is designed to assure that at least 15 wheel-chair bound handicapped children from Znamyanka (Ukraine) orphanage will have a chance to spend 7 days in a specially designed Camp for children with severe physical and mental disabilities.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180426_1.html Young Adult Pilgrimage to Ukraine - Visit Holy and Sacred Sites of Ukraine http://www.uocyouth.org/yapilgrimag.html Tue, 24 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2018/IMG_8159.JPG&archive=0&final_h=43&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>With the blessing of the Council of Bishops of the UOC of the USA, and&nbsp;in commemoration of the Centennial of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA, the Consistory Office of Youth &amp; Young Adult Ministry is pleased to announce a pilgrimage to the homeland of our ancestors.&nbsp;</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocyouth.org/yapilgrimag.html Statement of the Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops Beyond the Borders of Ukraine http://uocofusa.org/news_180424_2.html Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/1655910_10151834281742142_31526715_n.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Звернення Постійної Конференції Українських Православних Єпископів Поза Межами України&nbsp;</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180424_2.html Increase in Faith - Increase in Love - Charlottesville, VA http://uocofusa.org/news_180424_1.html Tue, 24 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-24-2018-charlottesville/23.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>With the Paschal season now coming to full bloom after a downright cold and rainy (and even snowy) beginning, the Saturday of Thomas week (April 21st) served as fitting moment for the faithful of St. Nicholas parish in Charlottesville to welcome our spiritual father and leader, His Eminence, Metropolitan Antony, to the community for the festivities surrounding the parish&rsquo;s celebration of its 20th Anniversary. His Eminence was accompanied by, and capably served by Deacon. Volodymyr Jaworskyj, Subdeacon Mykola Zomchak and Seminarian Oleh Kravchenko of St. Sophia Seminary.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180424_1.html Las Cruces, NM: St. Antony of the Desert Mission Celebrates the 10th Anniversary, While Planning the New Year of Ministry in the Risen Lord http://uocofusa.org/news_180423_2.html Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2018/04-23-2018-NM-Las-Cruces/IMG_7167.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>St. Anthony of the Desert Mission has had a rich history of service in the first decade of its existence.&nbsp; Three readers, three subdeacons, and two deacons have served the parish along with Fr. Gabriel.&nbsp; Two of the readers and two of the subdeacons have moved elsewhere, and our beloved Deacon David Mascarenas reposed in December 2015.&nbsp; Throughout the years, however, since early after the mission began, we have always had additional liturgical assistance.&nbsp; One of those subdeacons is now Fr. Theophan Mackey of St Job of Pochaiv, our UOC mission parish in Los Alamos NM.&nbsp; We anticipate more entrants into the pastoral ministry in the near future.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://uocofusa.org/news_180423_2.html 2018 Summer Camping Programs of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocyouth.org/UOCCP.html Mon, 23 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2018/IMG_8295.JPG&archive=0&final_h=779&final_w=1600&percent=100"><p>Join us for the Summer Encampments at All Saints Ukrainian Orthodox Camp in Emlenton, PA</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocyouth.org/UOCCP.html Remembering the Archpastor: 25th Anniversary of Repose of Patriarch Mstyslav https://uocofusa.org/news_180209_1.html Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2018/IMG_6681.JPG&archive=0&final_h=43&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>The Council of Bishops of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA has designated Saturday, 2 June 2018, as a Day of Prayer in memory of Patriarch Mstyslav. On that day, a Memorial Service will be served at 11 a.m. in his Holy Resurrection Mausoleum Crypt of St. Andrew Memorial Church, South Bound Brook, NJ. Following the service, a Luncheon and Memorial &ldquo;Academia&rdquo; will take place in Pokrova Sisterhood Community Social Center, with the presentations of His Eminence Metropolitan Antony, Dr. Oleksander Sahan (National Academy of Science of Ukraine) and Dr. Andriy Smyrnov (Ostroh University). Throughout the day, the Ukrainian History and Education Center will offer tours of the Patriarch&rsquo;s resting place and of memorial exhibit surrounding it, honoring his life and ministry.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA https://uocofusa.org/news_180209_1.html