Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA - Current News http://www.uocofusa.org/ 60 Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Great Britain Marks 70th Anniversary http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170821_1.html Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/08-21-2017-London/20952994_2013885012178926_492872204047060410_n.jpg&archive=0&final_h=60&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">In August 1947 Bishop Mstyslav (Skrypnyk) visited Great Britain and held the first Ukrainian Autocephalous Orthodox Church (UAOC) Archpastoral Divine Liturgy in the country. The service was held in the auditorium of the Association of Ukrainians in Great Britain (AUGB) and is considered to be the founding moment of the Great Britain Diocese.&nbsp; To mark the 70<sup>th</sup> anniversary of this historic event in the life of the Church in Great Britain, His Eminence Metropolitan Antony and Archbishop Daniel served a Moleben of Thanksgiving at the very same site on the Great Feast of the Transfiguration of our Lord &ndash; 19 August 2017.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170821_1.html The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America Response to Racist Violence in Charlottesville, VA http://www.assemblyofbishops.org/news/2017/response-to-racist-violence-charlottesville-va Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/AssemblyResponse.jpg&archive=0&final_h=43&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">The Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America stands with all people of good will in condemning the hateful violence and lamenting the loss of life that resulted from the shameful efforts to promote racial bigotry and white supremacist ideology in Charlottesville, Virginia.&nbsp;The Orthodox Church emphatically declares that it does not promote, protect or sanction participation in such reprehensible acts of hatred, racism, and discrimination, and proclaims that such beliefs and behaviors have no place in any community based in respect for the law and faith in a loving God.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.assemblyofbishops.org/news/2017/response-to-racist-violence-charlottesville-va Parish Feast Day Celebration in Brooklyn, NY - Святкування в Брукліні, Ню Йорку із Митрополитом Антонієм та Архієпископом Даниїлом. http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170815_2.html Tue, 15 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/08-15-2017-Brooklyn-NY/IMG_6611.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">13 серпня 2017р. Божого, в Українській Православній Парафії св. Пантелеймона в Брукліні відбулося святкове богослужіння з нагоди храмового свята. Урочисте богослужіння очолили предстоятель УПЦ США Високопреосвященніший Митрополит Антоній та Голова Консисторії Високопреосвященніший Архієпископ Даниїл у співслужінні настоятеля храму о. Миколи Филика та місцевого духовенства.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170815_2.html September 11, 2017 - Official Opening of the New 2017-2018 Academic Year at St. Sophia Seminary https://stsuots.org/news_170815_2.html Mon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/Ecclesiastical-New-Year-2017-WebBanner.jpg&archive=0&final_h=43&final_w=89&percent=100"><p>Join us for the Official Opening of the New 2017-2018 Academic Year at St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA https://stsuots.org/news_170815_2.html St. Sophia Seminary Youth Ministry Certification Program http://www.uocyouth.org/ymcertification.html Mon, 14 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/ym-certification-2017-2018.jpg&archive=0&final_h=69&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">The Consistory Office of Youth &amp; Young Adult Ministry in collaboration with St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary is pleased to announce a Youth Ministry Certification program. Delegates of the UOC-USA Youth Sobor have repeatedly offered resolutions requesting advanced education for youth workers; we developed this course to address their requests and to help support this ministry that is so vital to the health of our parishes.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocyouth.org/ymcertification.html Chicago Deanery of the Church Meets at Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Bensenville, IL http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170813_1.html Sun, 13 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/08-12-2017-Chicago-Deanery/IMG_2827.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">With the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, the Ruling Hierarch of the Western Eparchy of the UOC of the USA, the Dean of Chicago Deanery Very Rev. Fr. Bohdan Kalynyuk called a meeting of eleven clergymen of the Eparchy, representing 8 parishes of Chicago Metropolitan area on Saturday, August 12, 2017.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170813_1.html A Letter on the Occasion of the 26th Anniversary of Ukraine’s Independence http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170811_1.html Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/2017-ukr-indep/Ukr-Ind-Day-Proclamation-Web-Banner.jpg&archive=0&final_h=43&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Послання з нагоди 26-ї річниці проголошення незалежності України &nbsp;</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170811_1.html New Parish Temple Blessed in Los Alamos, NM http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170808_1.html Tue, 08 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/08-08-2017-NM/IMG_6329.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">On Friday evening, August 4<sup>th</sup>, the bells of Saints Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church, Freeland, Pennsylvania, rang a hierarchical greeting for the first time in their new home in Los Alamos, New Mexico.&nbsp; His Eminence Metropolitan ANTONY and His Eminence Archbishop DANIEL were met at the door of the new temple of the Saint Job of Pochaiv Ukrainian Orthodox Church by the President of the Parish&rsquo;s Board of Administration Mr. Nicholas Gordon, the children of the parish, Father Theophan Mackey and the faithful of the church. Father Theophan then served Great Vespers to begin the celebration of the commemoration of the Our Lady of Pochaiv Icon, August 5<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp;</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170808_1.html 70th Annual UOL Convention Concludes in Woonsocket, RI http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170801_2.html Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/2017-UOL-RI-70-5/IMG_6149.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">The 70th Annual UOL Convention came to a formal conclusion on Sunday, July 30, 2017, as the delegates gathered at Archangel Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Woonsocket, RI for Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom concelebrated by His Eminence Metropolitan Antony and Archbishop Daniel.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170801_2.html Day IV of the 70th UOL Convention Concludes in Warwick, RI http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170801_1.html Sun, 30 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/2017-UOL-RI-70-4/8.jpg&archive=0&final_h=50&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">The fourth day of the 70<sup>th</sup> UOL Convention in Warwick, RI began with the early morning Akathist Service in front of the icon of Pochaiv Mother of God. The chanters from various parishes and chapters joined in singing the uplifting praises to the Mother of God during the liturgical service served by Archbishop Daniel and Very Rev. Fr. Taras Naumenko.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170801_1.html UOL Convention Celebrates the Legacy of St. Volodymyr the Great http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170729_1.html Fri, 28 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/2017-UOL-RI-70-3/20374549_10211599767323714_213571389302070174_n.jpg&archive=0&final_h=50&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">The third day of UOL convention in Warwick, RI prayerfully began with the liturgical celebration of the life and legacy of Holy Equal-to-the-Apostles Great King Volodymyr.&nbsp;With the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Daniel, the Divine Liturgy for the feast of the day was celebrated by Very Rev. Fr. Myron Oryhon, Very Rev. Fr. John Haluszczak, Rev. Fr. Vasyl Pasakas, Rev. Fr. Phulip Harendza, Protodeacon Ihor Mahlay and Deacon John Charest. In conclusion of the service, Vladyka Daniel offered a short reflection on the spiritual legacy of St. Volodymyr the Great and the call upon those in attendance to emulate the spiritual virtues of Holy and Great King of Rus-Ukraine in a day of modern challenges and uncertainties. The Archbishop called upon the delegates of the Convention to make St. Volodymyr&rsquo;s legacy alive by living the Faith of ancient Forefathers and offering themselves in the service to others through the acts of charity and kindness. In particular, Vladyka Daniel called upon the participants of the Divine Liturgy to care for the environment, protecting every aspect of natural resources.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170729_1.html The 70th UOL Convention Continues in Warwick, RI http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170727_2.html Thu, 27 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/2017-UOL-RI-70-2/IMG_5649.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">The second day of this year&rsquo;s Convention began with the &ldquo;Teaching&rdquo; Divine Liturgy that with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Antony ws served by Very Rev. Fr. Taras Naumenko, Archdeacon Vasyl and Deacon Ivan Tchopko, while Very Ref. Fr. Anthony Perkins offered reflections on various sections of the Divine Liturgy, calling upon the delegates of the Church to immerse themselves into the spiritually rich and uplifting treasury of Christ&rsquo;s presence in our lives.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170727_2.html Family Fest 2017 http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170727_1.html Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/family-fest-flyer-2017.jpg&archive=0&final_h=69&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Summer is in full swing, and before you know it, we will all be enjoying a fun, relaxing, and free Labor Day weekend at All Saints Camp!</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170727_1.html 70th UOL Convention – “Declare Among the Nations His Works…” (Ps.104:1) Began in Warwick, RI http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170726_1.html Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/2017-UOL-RI-70/IMG_5637.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="margin: 0in 0in 12pt; text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: 9.0pt; font-family: Helvetica; color: #444444;">For the 70th time in the history of the Ukrainian Orthodox League of the UOC of the USA, delegates from various chapters of parish families from across the country have gathered in Woonsocket/Warwick, RI for their annual Convention. The hosts for this year&rsquo;s Convention is the Senior UOL Chapters and, in fact, all the parishioners of Holy Archangel Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Parish of Woonsocket, RI.&nbsp; What follows below is an outline of activities for the next several days of the Convention.&nbsp; </span></p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170726_1.html Ukrainian Independence Day Picnic http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170724_1.html Mon, 24 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/2017-ukr-indep/ind-day-2017-5.5-X-8.5.jpg&archive=0&final_h=63&final_w=90&percent=100"><p>Пікнік до Дня Незалежності України 12-17</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170724_1.html Archpastoral Centennial Celebration of Sts Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Mission in Belfield, ND http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170725_1.html Tue, 25 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/07-25-2017-ND/IMG_5700.JPG&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><em>&ldquo;We welcome you with bread &ndash; God&rsquo;s gift to man. We welcome you with salt &ndash; a gift from the soil&hellip;&rdquo;</em>&nbsp;&ndash; with these traditional words, the participants of the annual North Dakota Ukrainian Festival, Dickinson, ND, welcomed His Eminence Archbishop Daniel of the Western Eparchy of the UOC of the USA.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170725_1.html Храмове свято св. Івана Хрестителя http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170712_1.html Wed, 12 Jul 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/07-09-17-Portland/IMG_1622a.jpg&archive=0&final_h=67&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">Бог Творець, створивши світ видимий і невидимий виявляє милість Свою до всього створеного. А все Ним створене прославляє велич і святість Божу.</p> <p style="text-align: justify;">Особливе місце займає святкування храмового свята. Ми маємо багато назв для цього дня: день народження парафії, день освячення храму, але кожного року святкуючи, розуміємо одне, що будучи учасниками Божого промислу на нас, неприривного життя Церкви- Божого дому на землі.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170712_1.html 2017 Winter Mission Trip to Znamianka Orphanage in Ukraine http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170624_2.html Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/2017-winter-poster-final.jpg&archive=0&final_h=69&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">With the blessing of the Council of Bishops, the Consistory Office of Christian Charity in cooperation with the Office of Youth and Young Adult Ministry of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA announce the date for the winter missionary trip to Znamyanka Orphanage for the faithful of our Church.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170624_2.html All Saints Camp on Ancient Faith Radio http://www.ancientfaith.com/podcasts/features/all_saints_camp Tue, 25 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/events/2017/IMG_9502.JPG&archive=0&final_h=45&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">Bobby Maddex interviews Natalie Kapeluck Nixon, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA Director of Youth and Young Adult Ministry, Fr. John Haluszczak, the priest at St. Vladimir&rsquo;s Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and the Chaplain of St. Thomas Chapel at All Saints Camp in Emlenton, Pennsylvania, and Larry Kopp, the Manager of All Saints Camp.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.ancientfaith.com/podcasts/features/all_saints_camp UOC Camping Season Information - Now Available! http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170306_1.html Mon, 03 Apr 2017 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/camping/2017camping.jpg&archive=0&final_h=44&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">We are pleased to announce the schedule for the 2017 Ukrainian Orthodox Church Camping Season at All Saints Camp - "Champions of the Faith. " Applications for campers and staff are now available. The dates for our encampments are:</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170306_1.html Annual Conference “Resiliency: Body, Mind and Spirit" http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170224_1.html Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/icons/cosmasdamian-e1311281537358.jpg&archive=0&final_h=54&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;">The Orthodox Christian Association of Medicine, Psychology, and Religion is pleased and honored to announce the 2017 Conference theme - "Resiliency: Body, Mind and Spirit." This pan-Orthodox gathering of healing professionals, clergy, and all interested persons will be held November 2 - 4 at the Cultural Center of the Spiritual Headqurters of the Ukrainian Orthodox Churchof the USA &nbsp;Cultural Center in Somerset, NJ.</p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/news_170224_1.html Holy Land Pilgrimage with His Eminence Metropolitan Antony http://www.uocofusa.org/files/PDF%20files_news/2017/Ma-HolyLand2017.pdf Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2017/Ma-HolyLand2017.jpg&archive=0&final_h=44&final_w=90&percent=100"></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uocofusa.org/files/PDF%20files_news/2017/Ma-HolyLand2017.pdf Ukrainian American Veterans Scholarship Available http://www.uavets.org/programs-and-services/scholarship-fund Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0500 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://www.uocofusa.org/display_image.php?ext=jpg&relativeimage=images/events/2016/UAV-Scholarships.jpg&archive=0&final_h=44&final_w=90&percent=100"><p style="text-align: justify;"><!--StartFragment-->The Scholarship Committee of the Ukrainian American Veterans decides and awards scholarship money to college students who are descendants or relatives Ukrainian American Veterans.<!--StartFragment-->To be eligible for a UAV scholarship, applicants must be descendants or related to Ukrainian American Veterans and be a full-time matriculated college student in a degree program. Additionally, students from accredited trade schools or institutions that have degree programs are eligible as well. Students can apply while in their senior year of high school, college attendance will be verified before the awards are given in the fall semester. Applications are accepted all-year-round and the deadline for each year is on the last day of August. Moreover, undergraduate students may reapply for scholarship awards.<!--EndFragment--><!--EndFragment--></p></div> Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA http://www.uavets.org/programs-and-services/scholarship-fund