Reverened Father Peter BabejReverend Father Peter Babej
Cathedral Rector

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Fr. Peter Babej was born and raised in Toronto. After completing a Bachelor of Science Degree at the University of Toronto, he entered Holy Spirit Seminary in Ottawa, where he completed the Bachelor of Theology program.

  • Fr. Peter was ordained priest by Metropolitan Volodymyr Sterniuk on February 23, 1994, in Lviv, Ukraine.
  • He has served at St. Demetrius Church in Etobicoke (5 years),
  • Holy Eucharist Church in East Toronto (9 years),
  • St. Stephen’s Church in Calgary (5 years).
  • Fr. Peter is now serving at St. Josaphat Cathedral since August 1st, 2013.

Father Michael BombakFather Michael Bombak

Assistant pastor


January 1, 2016 at St. Josaphat’s Divine Liturgy on the feast of our Lord’s Circumcision and of Saint Basil the Great, Bishop David (Motiuk) ordained Deacon Michael Bombak to the Priesthood.

August 9, 2014 at St. Josaphat Michael Bombak was ordained to the Diaconate through the laying-on of hands by Bishop David.