Category: Patriarchate News

Metropolitan Borys Gudziak about the first year of ministry: Together we are searching for ways to answer the question how to be Christians, the Church in the XXI century

Metropolitan Borys Gudziak about the first year of ministry: Together we are searching for ways to answer the question how to be Christians, the Church in the XXI century

One year ago, on June 4, 2019, in the context of the “From Heart to Heart” Week of Prayer, Celebration, Unity, and Mission, in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Philadelphia, Bishop Borys Gudziak was enthroned as the seventh Archbishop of Philadelphia and Metropolitan of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in the United States. […]

Episcopal consecration of the UGCC bishop, Mykola Bychok, to take place this Sunday in Lviv

Episcopal consecration of the UGCC bishop, Mykola Bychok, to take place this Sunday in Lviv

On the eve of the episcopal consecration, the rite of bishop’s nomination will take place on June 6, in the Church of the Holy Martyr Mykola Charnetsky in Lviv. On June 7, the consecration will take place in the main Cathedral of St. George in Lviv On Sunday, June 7, the episcopal consecration of the […]

His Beatitude Sviatoslav: May love of God and neighbor be an antidote and real vaccine against the virus of fear

His Beatitude Sviatoslav: May love of God and neighbor be an antidote and real vaccine against the virus of fear

As Christians, we can overcome fear with active love. We will pass a test of humanity when we keep God’s Commandments. This opinion was expressed by His Beatitude Sviatoslav in the program “Saints and Sinners” on the UA: First Channel.  Myroslava Barchuk was the interviewer of the Head of the UGCC. The Head of the […]

Repentance is the key to a qualitatively new level of prayer, Head of the UGCC #clearly_about_complicated

Repentance is the key to a qualitatively new level of prayer, Head of the UGCC #clearly_about_complicated

In the third part of the program His Beatitude Sviatoslav: #clearly_about_complicated the Head of the UGCC reflected on the next stage of Christian prayer – repentance. The Head of the Church emphasized that it is at this stage of prayer that the Lord enters our spiritual world with His light and begins to illuminate it. […]

Pentecost Pastoral of the Ukrainian Catholic Hierarchy of the U.S.A. To our Clergy, Hieromonks and Brothers, Religious Sisters, Seminarians, and Beloved Faithful

Pentecost Pastoral of the Ukrainian Catholic Hierarchy of the U.S.A. To our Clergy, Hieromonks and Brothers, Religious Sisters, Seminarians, and Beloved Faithful

Glory to Jesus Christ! Beloved Brothers and Sisters in Christ! We greet you on the joyous feast of Pentecost, the birth of the Church, and the rebirth of nature. This year, Pentecost coincides with an apparent decline of the pandemic and a loosening of quarantine restrictions. We are enabled to celebrate the birth and renewal […]

On the third anniversary of the death of His Beatitude Lubomyr, His Beatitude Sviatoslav invites everyone to pray together

On the third anniversary of the death of His Beatitude Lubomyr, His Beatitude Sviatoslav invites everyone to pray together

Three years ago, on May 31, 2017, His Beatitude Lubomyr Husar, the Father and Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in 2001-2011, a Ukrainian religious figure, moral authority and spiritual leader of the Ukrainian people, passed away. On this occasion, on Sunday, May 31, 2020, after the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy, there will be a […]

During the Missionary Decade I ask you to remember in prayer those who work in the missionary field of our Church, Head of the UGCC

During the Missionary Decade I ask you to remember in prayer those who work in the missionary field of our Church, Head of the UGCC

We celebrate the “Missionary Decade” during the ten days from Ascension to Pentecost. As we await the coming of the Holy Spirit, we feel that we, as disciples of Christ, are called to share His faith with others. This opinion was expressed by His Beatitude Sviatoslav, Father and Head of the UGCC, in his video […]

A monument to His Beatitude Lubomyr Husar will appear in Vinnytsia

A monument to His Beatitude Lubomyr Husar will appear in Vinnytsia

In Vinnytsia on the initiative of Fr. Hryhoriy Rohatsky, rector of the Church of the Intercession (Pokrova) of Our Most Holy Lady Theotokos, a monument to His Beatitude Lubomyr Husar will be built. The sculptors have already started working on the project. As Fr. Hryhoriy told in the morning program “New Day” of the Ukrainian […]

A Christian talks to God in his prayer as to a family member, – His Beatitude Sviatoslav about a prayer

A Christian talks to God in his prayer as to a family member, – His Beatitude Sviatoslav about a prayer

In the first catechesis of a video project “His Beatitude Sviatoslav: #clearly_about_complicated” Head of the Church was speaking about what our Christian prayer starts with. Precisely, about God’s initiative and a person’s response to it. Apart from that, His Beatitude gave some practical advice those who learn how to pray. Amongst the most important things […]

The Head of the UGCC: The authorities must understand that spiritual needs are fundamental for a human being

The Head of the UGCC: The authorities must understand that spiritual needs are fundamental for a human being

Speaking of easing quarantine, various statesmen try to distinguish what is really vital to a person and what may not be so necessary for him. In this new stage of the fight against the pandemic, it is important for everyone to understand that spiritual thirst, spiritual hunger, and the spiritual needs of man are the […]