August 2022 and recent issues of The Byzantine Catholic World

Editor | October 13, 2021

The Byzantine Catholic World AUGUST 2022 The Byzantine Catholic World JULY 2022 The Byzantine Catholic World JUNE 2022 The Byzantine Catholic World MAY 2022 The Byzantine Catholic World PASCHA 2022 The Byzantine Catholic World APRIL 2022 The Byzantine Catholic World … Continue reading

Most Reverend Peter Rusnak appointed Apostolic Administrator of the Archeparchy of Presov

Editor | April 25, 2022

Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen! The Vatican announced today the resignation of Metropolitan Archbishop Jan Babjak, S.J. as head of the Metropolitan Archeparchy of Presov, Slovakia. Most Reverend Peter Rusnak, until now bishop of the Eparchy of Bratislava, … Continue reading

Metropolitan Archbishop William Skurla speaks at “A Prayer Gathering for Peace”

Editor | March 7, 2022

In solidarity with the Pittsburgh-area Ukrainian community March 6 at St. Paul Cathedral in Oakland (Pittsburgh), Pa.     Good Afternoon! Glory to Jesus Christ!  Slava Isusu Christu! The people of Pittsburgh have gathered today at the Roman Catholic Cathedral … Continue reading

Vatican Bulletin 3-3-22: Change of the circumscription Saints Cyril and Methodius of Toronto, Canada and appointment of apostolic administrator

Editor | March 3, 2022

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2022 Great Fast Message to Pray for the Church in Ukraine

Editor | February 25, 2022

Click on link below for a message from Metropolitan Archbishop William Skurla Great Fast Pastoral – 2022 Ukraine

Cathedral celebrates 125 years

Editor | August 1, 2022

  by The Byzantine Catholic Archeparchy of Pittsburgh On Sunday, June 26, the parish family of St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Munhall, Pa. celebrated the 125th anniversary of its founding. The celebration began with the Divine Liturgy celebrated by … Continue reading

Annual Pilgrimage Message

Editor | August 1, 2022

  by Sister Elaine Kisinko, OSBM It seems obvious that we can have many valid and serious concerns today. Our world, our country and even our personal environments do not seem to be the peaceful, happy or at least better … Continue reading

“Truly a blessing”

Editor | August 1, 2022

  16-YEAR-OLD ST. GREGORY PARISHIONER ATTENDS BYZANTEEN YOUTH RALLY IN EMMITSBURG, MD.  by Gretchen Bartz St. Gregory, Upper St. Clair, Pa. From June 30 to July 3, I attended the ByzanTeen Youth Rally at Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, … Continue reading

Archeparchy, Eparchies raise $500K for Ukraine

Editor | May 3, 2022

The Byzantine Catholic World talks with Bishop Nil Lushchak of the Eparchy of Mukachevo   By David Mayernik Jr., Editor The Byzantine Catholic Archeparchy of Pittsburgh and Eparchies of Parma, Passaic and Phoenix have collected more than $500,000 to help … Continue reading

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An Explantation of the Byzantine Rite Liturgical Practice of Observing All Souls Saturdays

ETERNAL MEMORY! VIČNAJA PAMJAT’! ALL SOULS SATURDAY “The Holy Fathers were convinced that the commemoration of the departed by alms and sacrifices (Divine Liturgies) brings great com­fort and benefit to them.” (SYNAXARION FOR MEAT-FARE SATURDAY) O Church, equally observed in … Continue reading