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Eparchy Gathers For Annual Soborchyk

Clergy of the Eparchy / © catholicukes.org.au

“Soborchyk” is an Ukrainian word which means a small sobor or assembly. It is a church term which means consultation or discussion. About 25 priests, deacons, sisters, and wives of clergy along with Bishop Peter and Bishop Ken met in ...

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Fr. Taras honoured on Pentecost Sunday

On 27th May 1993 in St. George’s Cathedral in Lviv, Patriarch Myroslav Lubachivsky ordained Taras Gorpynyak to the priesthood. In 1999, Fr. Taras arrives with his family to serve in Australia. He spends some time in Melbourne, then Sydney, and ...

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Mothers honoured on their special day

Eparchy mothers / ©catholicukes.org.au

13th May 2018 was “Mothers’ Day” in Australia. The whole country came out to celebrate and thank mothers in many diverse ways. The more important moments were held within individual families. Our Ukrainian Catholic Church chose to thank our mothers ...

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Eparchy Welcomes fr. Andriy Mykytyuk

fr. Andrij Mykytyuk

Our Ardeer Parish welcomed its new, long awaited parish priest on April 25, 2018. Fr Andriy, his wife, Olesia, children, Andriy Lev, Yeremia and Bohuslava arrived on a late evening flight from Lviv, Ukraine. In a sense it was a ...

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Bishops from Oceania meet

FCBCO Mass

About 100 bishops from Australia, New Zealand, and the rest of the Pacific met in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, on 11th to 17th April 2018. Cardinal Pietro Parolin, the Vatican’s Secretary of State (second in rank to Pope Francis) ...

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