Remembering our own Family-tree
As we prepare for Christmas (only days away), the gospel today presents to us God’s preparation for Christmas: 52 generations of people, who span almost 2000 years of history, from Abraham to the birth of Christ!
To us the genealogy list may seem to be just a list of foreign names difficult to pronounce. But to God, this list is very interesting! It is a whole line of living people, all of whom God knows personally by name! Continue reading
St. Josaphat’s Weekly Bulletin
Sunday Before Christmas and of the Holy Fathers
UCWLC MUSEUM – is open on the first and third Sunday of each month.
The museum collects, preserves and interprets artifacts of Ukrainian culture brought to Canada by the Ukrainian settlers or made and used here in this country. The collection includes folk costumes, a collection of dolls in regional folk costumes, woven kylyms, textiles, embroideries, pysanky, religious articles, photographs, fine art pieces, wood carvings, pottery, wedding headdresses, a travelling exhibit entitled “Tresure Chest”, consisting of 43 framed samplers of Ukrainian embroidery stitches and household items. Continue reading
Will resume in 2015 and will be moving back to Tuesday nights at 7:00 pm in the church basement.
The first class for next year will resume on Tuesday January 13. See you next year!
PLEASE PRAY FOR our brothers and sisters who are struggling with health issues at this time: Bessie Gersky, Louise King, Mary Scherbaniuk, Nick Tkach, and Josephine Greschuk.
God Bless you!
If you wish, please feel free to submit a Prayer Request
online or contact to the parish office
the names of those who are ill, in hospital, at home or in care facilities, and in need of prayer and visitation.
No Adult Faith Class this Wednesday.
We will resume on Wednesday January 14, 2015! See you then!
“Perhaps we do not have a sense of victory today. The memories of those days cause pain, bitterness, a sense of incompleteness of the deal that began a year ago. But now the word of God tells us that evil is defeated”,- said the Father and the Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church His Beatitude Sviatoslav during the Night Vigils in the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ on the first anniversary of the Revolution of dignity.
The evil is defeated, Continue reading