UKRAINIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH OF THE USA
CONSISTORY OFFICE OF PUBLIC RELATIONS
Consistory of the Church Presents Gifts of Love and Support to Holy Archangel Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Woonsocket, RI
On Friday, February 1, 2013 acting on behalf of His Eminence Metropolitan Antony and Consistory of the UOC of the USA - His Grace Bishop Daniel, President of the Consistory of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA transferred collected donations from various parishes and individuals of the Church in the amount of about $6,000.00 to the pastor of Holy Archangel Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Woonsocket, RI – Rev. Fr. Anthony Perkins in order to offer assistance to the parish community, following the tragic fire damage that destroyed interior and the roof of the parish sacred space.
Following the morning services at Three Holy Hierarchs Chapel of St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Theological Seminary in South Bound Brook, NJ, the bishop offered words of encouragement to the pastor of the parish family, presenting the collected financial assistance. In response, Fr. Anthony stated: “On behalf of the faithful of St. Michael Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Woonsocket, RI, I thank you.