Saint John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine

Український Католицький Собор Святого Івана Хрестителя

952 Green Valley Crescent, Ottawa Ontario, K2C 3K7

The 2021 Easter & Holy Week schedule for services at the Shrine for the Gregorian Calendar is now available.  View it online under Easter & Lent > Gregorian Holy Week & Easter in the menu, or download a PDF version here.

The schedule for the Julian calendar will also be available closer to Easter.

Happening at the Shrine and in the Eparchy

“Saints” beginning May 8th

A discussion and prayer group for young adults will begin its 2021 season on Saturday May 8th.  For more information please see our Saints page and the poster below.

Covid Update: In-Person Attendance Restrictions

Ottawa is currently under a strict stay-at-home order (as of April 19th; expected to end May 20th). During this time, church attendance is limited to 10 people including clergy. To attend a given service in church in person, you must register by sending an email (preferred) or a text message to the pastor. Registration is first-come, first-served.

For more information please see our COVID-19 updates page.

“The Conversation” with Bishop Bryan Bayda

Every week on Thursdays from 7:00 – 9:00 PM, join Bishop Bryan and others from our Eparchy to hear a talk on theology and living out our faith. Watch live or recorded on YouTube or participate on Zoom. Email here for a zoom link, or visit the Eparchy webpage.

See more upcoming events.

View full liturgical calendar.

Divine Liturgy Times

Julian Calendar
Sundays: 9:30 am
Celebrated in Ukrainian.
Gregorian Calendar
Sundays: 11:30 am
Celebrated in English with some Ukrainian.
Daily Liturgy
Monday-Saturday: 7:00 am
Recited in Ukrainian and English, followed by matins.

Vespers are celebrated in English every Saturday
and on the eve of Feast Days – 6:00 pm.

Baptism: By appointment.

Marriage: By appointment – at least six months in advance.

Funeral: By arrangement.