Archbishop Homily

Editor | September 9, 2021

Archbishop Wiliam’s Homily at the 87th Annual Our Lady of Perpetual Help Pilgrimage, Sisters Saint Bail the Great, Mount Macrina in Uniontown Pennsylvania Click here to read Archbishop William’s Homily  

Annulment Workshops

Editor | September 3, 2021

The Tribunal Office offers free annulment workshops during September. All are welcome. Click on image to enlarge:  

Resignation of Bishop John Pazak CSsR

Editor | August 23, 2021

Press release regarding resignation of Bishop John Pazak CSsR

ASSEMBLY OF THE BYZANTINE CATHOLIC (RUTHENIAN) METROPOLITAN CHURCH 2021

Editor | July 15, 2021

“One Body in Christ: Re-emerging from the Pandemic” In-person event sponsored by the Archeparchial Office of Religious Education November 5 & 6, 2021 St. John the Baptist Cathedral Munhall, PA Click here for registration form and schedule  Presenters Mitered Archpriest … Continue reading

“A priest forever”: Deacon Miron Kerul’-Kmec Jr. ordained to priesthood June 26

Editor | August 10, 2021

Deacon Miron Kerul’-Kmec Jr. was ordained a priest forever by Metropolitan Archbishop William C. Skurla during the Divine Liturgy on Saturday, June 26 at the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist in Munhall, Pa. Concelebrating with the Metropolitan were Reverend … Continue reading

Home away from home

Editor | August 11, 2021

Saint Vincent College students find a spiritual home away from home at St. Mary Holy Protection in Trauger, Pa. by Father Paul-Alexander Shutt, OSB St. Mary Holy Protection, Trauger, Pa. This past academic year, a number of students from Saint … Continue reading

The Mystery of Marriage, according to God’s plan

Editor | July 14, 2021

Pre Cana program will resume in-person arrangement in 2022 In 1999 the Office of Religious Education created a Pre Cana program for couples who felt called to the Vocation of Marriage. Over the years along with a dedicated team of … Continue reading

Seminary celebrates 2021 Spring graduates

Editor | July 14, 2021

A virtual commencement ceremony at the end of May 2021 honored the following five graduates from the Byzantine Catholic Seminary of SS. Cyril and Methodius: M. Div. Graduates Reader Christopher P. Davel, of the Eparchy of Newton, graduated cum laude … Continue reading

“Catechesis: The Plurality of Methods”: Office of Religious Education to host Catechist Workshop Aug. 14

Editor | July 14, 2021

The Byzantine Catholic Archeparchy of Pittsburgh’s Office of Religious Education will sponsor a Catechist Workshop 9:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 14, 2021 at the Byzantine Catholic Seminary of SS. Cyril and Methodius in Pittsburgh, Pa. The title of this … Continue reading

“Blessed are the poor in spirit”

Editor | July 14, 2021

by Sister Barbara Jean Mihalchick, OSBM Sisters of St. Basil the Great Mount St. Macrina, Uniontown, Pa. Glory to Jesus Christ! Today we begin a long series on the Beatitudes that Jesus offered us in the Gospel of Matthew. With … 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