Catholic News Herald Article and Images CHARLOTTE — “Axios! Axios!” Chanting these ancient Greek words, hundreds of people gathered inside St. Thomas Aquinas Church June 16 acclaimed three men worthy of holy orders during a special ordination Mass for the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of
On April 18, 2019, Bishop Bohdan J. Danylo ordained a new priest, Fr. Sviatoslav Ditchuk, for the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of St. Josaphat in Parma during Holy Thursday services (according to the Gregorian calendar). On April 18, 2019 – Holy Thursday, according to the Gregorian calendar this year – Bishop
His Excellency Most Reverend Bohdan J. Danylo announced the ordination of Deacon Kevin Bezner to the Order of Priesthood for the service of People of God. The priestly ordination of Deacon Bezner is scheduled for Sunday, June 16, 2019 at Saint Basil Ukrainian Catholic Church in Charlotte, NC. Please pray
His Excellency Most Reverend Bohdan J. Danylo announced the ordination of Sviatoslav Ditchuk to the Order of Diaconate and Priesthood for the service of People of God. Sviatoslav will be ordained to the diaconate on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Pokrova Ukrainian Catholic Church in Parma. The priestly ordination of
The Gift of the Priestly Vocation The Vatican’s Congregation for the Clergy has issued an updated instrument for the formation of priests. The document, entitled Ratio Fundamentalis Institutionis Sacerdotalis or ‘The Gift of Priestly Vocation’, was promulgated on the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception, December 8 and published in the Osservatore Romano.
Congratulations to Andriy Kelt who was ordained to the priesthood. Reverend Andriy's ordination took place on June 26, 2016 at Ss. Peter and Paul Ukrainian Catholic Church in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania. Fr. Andriy is a graduate of St. Basil College in Stamford Connecticut and also a graduate from Saint Josaphat Seminary