St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church
Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada (Ecumenical Patriarchate)
Bishop's Visitation

Our parish hosted Bishop Andriy for an hierarchical Liturgy on October 22nd to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the founding of our "Holy Protection" Sisterhood.  Fr. Bohdan, Fr. Lubomyr Hluchaniuk, Deacon Borys Melnyk, Subdeacon Franko Diakowsky and the altar servers of the parish concelebrated and served.  Our choir, under the direction of Lucy Ireland, sang the Liturgy very prayerfully.  Following the Liturgy everyone enjoyed a wonderful meal in the Fellowship Room.  Our Parish Council President, Dr. Paul Slavchenko, presented our Sisterhood President, Tamara Nelipa, with a beautiful framed photograph of the sisterhood as a memento.

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Introduction to Orthodoxy Series

St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Orthodox Church

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Introduction to Orthodox Christianity

Presentations will be held from September through December on Monday evenings

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Upcoming Services
Saturday, 9 / 22 September
5:00 Great Vespers
Sunday, 10 / 23 September
10:00 Divine Liturgy
Thursday, 14 / 27 September
ELEVATION OF THE CROSS
9:30 AM - Divine Liturgy
Events
  • Fiesta 2018
    08/27/18
    During the third week of June our parish again participated in the "Fiesta" folk-festival in Oshawa.
  • Provody
    04/24/18
    Following Pascha it is customary to hold a parish Paschal Meal, called in Ukrainian Sviachene,
  • Pascha 2018
    04/08/18
    Our Paschal Celebrations were especially joyful this year.  As usual, the church was packed, an
  • Holy Week 2018
    04/06/18
    Our Holy Week Services began with the celebration of Our Lord's Entrance into Jerusalem.  Many