Byzan-Teen Youth Rally 2024

Editor | January 16, 2024

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Very Reverend Ronald Barusefski appointed Rector of the Seminary

Editor | September 19, 2023

Glory to Jesus Christ! Glory Forever! Archbishop William announced today that effective Tuesday, September 19, 2023: Bishop-elect Robert Pipta is relieved as Seminary Rector and member of the Seminary Board of Directors,and that Very Reverend Ronald Barusefski is appointed Rector … Continue reading

Pope appoints Very Rev. Robert Mark Pipta as sixth Bishop of Parma

Editor | August 31, 2023

  Bishop-Elect Robert Mark Pipta “It is with the greatest joy that I inform you that our Holy Father, Pope Francis, has appointed the Very Rev. Robert Mark Pipta as the sixth Bishop of Parma.  Father Pipta is a priest … Continue reading

February 2024 and issues of The Byzantine Catholic World

Editor | October 13, 2021
The Byzantine Catholic World FEBRUARY 2024 The Byzantine Catholic World JANUARY 2024 The Byzantine Catholic World CHRISTMAS 2023 The Byzantine Catholic World DECEMBER 2023 The Byzantine Catholic World NOVEMBER 2023 The Byzantine Catholic World OCTOBER 2023 The Byzantine Catholic World … Continue reading

Cantor Participation Form 2024

Editor | August 23, 2023

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Deacons David Dominguez, Robert Klesko ordained to the Holy Diaconate in Houston, Texas

Editor | January 4, 2024

By Aly Dominguez St. John Chrysostom, Houston, Texas Metropolitan Archbishop William C. Skurla ordained Reader David Dominguez and Robert Klesko to the diaconate during the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy on Nov. 29, 2023 at St. John Chrysostom in Houston, Texas. Reader … Continue reading

Deacon John Cencich ordained to the Holy Diaconate in Upper St. Clair, Pa.

Editor | January 4, 2024

  By Father Valerian Michlik St. Gregory, Upper St. Clair, Pa. On Sunday, Nov. 26, we welcomed to St. Gregory our Most Reverend Metropolitan Archbishop William C. Skurla. For our parish family this was a joyful event as we witnessed … Continue reading

“The Prayer of St. Ephraim” at SS. Peter and Paul in Duquesne, Pa.

Editor | January 4, 2024

Saints Peter and Paul Spiritual Life Series Sponsored by Philokalia Ministries “The Prayer of St. Ephraim” Characteristic of the services of Great Lent, this prayer sums up the interior struggle for trust, humility, and respect for others. Join us February … Continue reading

Assembly 2023 held in Hillsborough, N.J.

Editor | December 4, 2023

  By David Mayernik Jr., Editor  Bishop-elect Robert Pipta discussed the value of touch — in all its forms — during his Nov. 5 Divine Liturgy homily to close out this year’s four-day Assembly at St. Mary in Hillsborough, N.J, … Continue reading

Axios, Bishop Robert of Parma!

Editor | December 4, 2023

Bishop Robert Pipta enthroned Nov. 8 in the Eparchy of Parma Pictured are: Bishop Francois Beyrouti, Bishop Nil Lushchak, Metrropolitan Archbishop William Skurla, Bishop Robert Pipta, Very Rev. Dennis Hrubiak and Bishop Kurt Burnette.   By David Mayernik Jr., Editor … Continue reading

Campus Ministry reaches out to local colleges

Editor | October 3, 2022

Newly established program offers access to “full richness and beauty” of Eastern Catholic tradition   The chaplains of the Pittsburgh Byzantine Catholic Campus Ministry — Father Miron Kerul’-Kmec Jr., Father David Abernethy, and Father Michael Kunitz — in front of … 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