CONNECTICUT STATE UKRAINIAN DAY FESTIVAL
On September 13 2015 on the grounds of St. Basil Seminary took place 48th Connecticut State Ukrainian Day Festival. It started with the Pontifical Divine Liturgy, celebrated by bishop Paul Chomnycky, OSBM, together with bishop-
CANTOR’S PROGRAM FALL 2015
ANDREY SHEPTYTSKY DECLARED 'VENERABLE'
In the afternoon of 16 July 2015, Pope Francis received in a private audience the Prefect of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, Cardinal Angelo Amato. During the audience, the Holy Father approved decrees recognizing the heroic virtues of several Servants of God. The first among these was Andrey Roman Alexander Maria Sheptytsky (1865–1944), Metropolitan-
Prayer for Beatification of Servant of God Metropolitan Andrew Sheptytsky
O My God, I adore Your infinite Majesty with all the powers of my soul.
I thank You for the graces and gifts which You did bestow upon Your faithful Servant Metropolitan Andrew Sheptytsky.
I ask You to glorify him also on earth with evident proofs and miracles.
For this end I beseech You to give me the favor, which I humbly ask from Your Fatherly mercy.
O Lord Jesus Christ, through the intercession of Your Mother grant that Your faithful Servant Metropolitan Sheptytsky be proclaimed a saint for the greater glory of God, for the salvation of souls and the good of our Catholic Church.
HOT OFF THE PRESS!!
Announcing a New Edition of the Divine Office (Horologion) in English
In 2002 the Stamford Eparchy printed an English translation of the original 1990 Ukrainian Molytvoslov (Horologion) of the monks of the Order of St. Basil, the Great. It proved to be extremely popular among English-
Today we are pleased to announce the publication of a new, corrected and updated edition of the 2002 English translation of the Horologion consisting of 1379 printed pages. Additions include English text under notes for singing the services of the Paschal Triduum (Good Friday, Holy Saturday and Easter Sunday), tropars and kondaks for the contemporary Ukrainian Blessed Martyrs, and propers for the Second Sunday of Great Lent (St. Gregory Palamas).
The elegantly embossed burgundy cover will grace your bookcase and the high-
We are indebted to Rev. Maxim Kobasuk, OSBM for the painstaking diligence with which he corrected and updated the text, to Mr. Ihor Stasiuk for providing the musical notation to the English text, and to Mr. Joseph Roll and others for their expertise and help. Please remember them when you take up this beautiful book to pray.
Place your order by contacting the Chancery Office of the Stamford Eparchy by telephone (203-
SHEPTYTSKY INSTITUTE EASTERN CHRISTIAN STUDY DAYS
Register before June 26 to benefit from discounted rate! This year's Sheptytsky Institute Eastern Christian Study Days will take place from Thursday evening July 2 to Sunday afternoon July 5 on the campus of the University of St. Michael’s College (University of Toronto). The theme is Relationships in an Age of Fluidity. Featured speakers are Sr. Vassa Larin (of “Coffee with Sr. Vassa” fame), Timothy Kelleher (former new media editor at First Things magazine), and Harold and Rebecca Visser (fascinating Eastern Catholic parents of seven). After each plenary, other workshop leaders will present on a variety of topics -
SPRING CLERGY DAYS OF THE STAMFORD EPARCHY
During the Spring Clergy Days of the Stamford Eparchy, which was held at Mount Alvernia Retreat Center in Wappingers Falls, NY, a Divine Liturgy of Thanksgiving was celebrated by those priests marking significant anniversaries of priestly ordination this year. Jubilarians this year include: Msgr. Roman Golemba (40 years); Fr. Marijan Procyk (35 years); Fr. Ivan Kaszczak (30 years); Fr. Kiril Angelov, Fr. Ivan Bilyk, Fr. Yaroslav Kostyk, Fr. Marian Kostyk, Fr. Ihor Midzak, Fr. Yaroslav Nalysnyk, Fr. Raymond Palko, Fr. Stepan Yanovsky (25 years); Fr. Janusz Jedrychowski, Fr. Stepan Kuklich, Fr. Vasile Tivadar, Fr. Roman Malyarchuk, Fr. Ivan Mazuryk (20 years); Fr. Andriy Kasiyan (15 years); Fr. Roman Sydorovych (10 years); Fr. Roman Badiak, Fr. Bohdan Hedz (5 years). May God bless our jubilarians with good health, abundant blessings, joy in their ministry and spiritual consolation! На многая літа!
PRIESTLY ORDINATION IN THE EPARCHY OF STAMFORD
On Saturday, May 9, Most Rev. Paul Chomnycky, Bishop of Stamford, ordained Reverend Deacon Andriy Krip to the Holy Priesthood. The ordination took place in the chapel of St. Basil Seminary in Stamford, CT. Congratulations to the Newly Ordained: AXIOS and Многая літа!
CANTOR'S PROGRAM AT ST. BASIL SEMINARY
On April 24-
EASTER PASTORAL OF THE UKRAINIAN CATHOLIC HIERARCHY OF THE U.S.A.
ST. BASIL SEMINARY OPEN HOUSE WEEKEND
On Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 20-
CLERGY RETREAT 2015
Traditionally during the First Week of the Great Fast, this year from February 16-
GREAT FAST PASTORAL OF THE UKRAINIAN CATHOLIC HIERARCHY OF THE U.S.A. TO OUR CLERGY, HIEROMONKS AND BROTHERS, RELIGIOUS SISTERS, SEMINARIANS AND BELOVED FAITHFUL
TRADITIONAL EPARCHIAL KOLYADA AT ST. BASIL SEMINARY
CHRISTMAS MESSAGE OF HIS BEATITUDE SVIATOSLAV
CHRISTMAS PASTORAL MESSAGE OF THE UKRAINIAN CATHOLIC HIERARCHY
PYLYPIVKA (ADVENT) PASTORAL OF THE UKRAINIAN CATHOLIC
HIERARCHY OF THE U. S. A.