Soborchyk in Warburton

The priests and deacons of our Eparchy gathered in a Soborchyk

On Thursday, 18th May 2017, the priests and deacons of our Eparchy gathered in a Soborchyk in Warburton, Victoria. The retreat was also attended by the Very Rev. Michael Solomko, head of the Consistory of the Ukrainian Autocephalic Orthodox Church ...

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Focus on Youth

Fr Michael

A leading Catholic youth researcher, Fr Michael Mason, believes the Ukrainian Catholic Church has a bright future if it puts “experiencing” God at the forefront of its youth ministry. Speaking at the Eparchial clergy retreat, over three days Fr Mason ...

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Playing God (cf. Genesis 37: 12 – 36)

A lack of cultural sensitivity, a lack of historical awareness, a lack of political context, blended with sheer arrogance, pride and then completed with more than a little military clout – is a dangerous cocktail for any world leader to ...

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The Shadowlands (cf. Job 19: 25)

C. S. Lewis

Rarely in motion pictures are the eternal questions of love, suffering and life depicted with such a degree of sensitivity and poignancy then in the 1993 motion picture, Shadowlands; a dramatic portrayal of the famous British author, C. S. Lewis ...

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West Not North

Ukraine is European

When it comes to politics and faith, Kyiv has always looked west, never north, – writes Bishop Peter Stasiuk in his article for The Church and Life Newspaper. It seems that the only winds that blew down on Ukraine from ...

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Bishop Peter Stasiuk’s Easter homily

Photo: catholicukes.org.au

Bishop Peter Stasiuk preaches at Easter Divine liturgy in Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral in Melbourne. Read more: Easter Day, Big Crowds, Great Music Easter Pastoral Letter of His Beatitude Sviatoslav Bishop Peter’s Easter Message  

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Easter, Big Crowds, Great Music

Easter Service in Melbourne Cathedral

The Resurrection of Jesus Christ is the very essence of Christianity. If there was no Resurrection, St. Paul tells us that our preaching would be without purpose and our church, without a foundation. Our church is based on the Resurrection ...

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