Bishop Venedykt is coming to Australia

A leading authority in Ukrainian spirituality and liturgy is coming to Australia, Bishop Venedykt Aleksiychuk, the Auxiliary Bishop of Lviv, Ukraine, and chairman of the Liturgical Commission of our Synod will be present in our parishes to share his love ...

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Year of Mercy Pilgrimage

On 20th March 2016, Bishop Peter launched the Year of Mercy in our Eparchy. Holy Doors were opened in Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra, and Perth. In Victoria, copies of the official icon of the “Mother of Mercy” were installed at the ...

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Huge crowds at Easter

The Resurrection of Christ has a special meaning to all Ukrainian Catholics. It really is the most important Christian celebration of the year. Each year our parishes experience huge crowds at our Easter weekend. Have a look at the pictures ...

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Reflections on my trip to Nepal

Photos Last week I spent five days in Kathmandu, Nepal in my role as Vice-chair of Caritas Australia. On 25th April, 2015, a major earthquake struck Nepal. About 9000 people were killed and about 23,000 were injured. Australia contributed over ...

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Easter Message of Bishop Peter

Christ is Risen! Truly He has Risen! In this Easter period the Church asks us to reflect on the things that matter most for us as a community of believers. In this year, 2016, where is the Church going?  Perhaps ...

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Easter Message of His Beatitude Sviatoslav

Most Reverend Archbishops and Bishops, Very Reverend and Reverend Fathers, Venerable Brothers and Sisters, Dearly Beloved in Christ of the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church Christ is Risen! The first-born male from the virginal womb – Christ, who, as a man, has ...

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Victor Rudewych receives his O.A.M.

Photos The Governor of Victoria, Her Excellency the Honourable Linda Dessau, on Friday April 15, 2016 investitured Victor Ivan Rudewych with his Order of Australia Medal (O.A.M.). About 100 Victorians received their awards as well in 10 separate categories. There ...

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