Saint John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine

Український Католицький Собор Святого Івана Хрестителя

952 Green Valley Crescent, Ottawa Ontario, K2C 3K7

Happening at the Parish

Ukrainian Christmas Bazaar
Dec 7 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Our semi-annual bazaar, hosted by the Ukrainian Catholic Women’s League, will take place on Saturday, December 7, 2019, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm in the Church hall.

Featuring: Bake Table • Light Lunch • Varenyky (perogies) • Cabbage Rolls • Rohalyky (plum-butter filled pastries) • Kovbasa • Honey • Christmas Cards • Decorations • Embroidery • Candles • Ceramics • Traditional Crafts • Baba’s Attic • and More…

Contact for more information.

Feast of the Conception of Anna
Dec 9 @ 6:30 pm

A mini-concert and Divine Liturgy (Holy Eucharist) for the Feast of the Conception of Anna (known in the West as the Immaculate Conception of Mary) in the Byzantine Rite.

Concert to feature works in English, Slavonic, Ukrainian and French, by well-known and newer Eastern Christian composers. Divine Liturgy to be sung congregationally according to traditional chants, with select polyphonic contributions by the choir.

A presentation of the Sheptytsky Institute Choir, conducted by Dr. Brian A. Butcher.

Volunteer Dinner
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm
Volunteers aged 15 and over who contribute to Parish life directly and through parish committees and parish-based organizations are invited along with their significant other to the annual Volunteer Dinner in recognition of their contributions over the past year. This free, catered dinner is on Saturday, December 14 in the Parish Hall, with cocktails at 6 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m.

In order to provide numbers for the caterer, please advise if you plan to attend by contacting Mary Romanow ( or 613-830-6144) by Monday, December 9.

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Upcoming Services

View full liturgical calendar.

Divine Liturgy Times

Julian Calendar
Sundays: 9:15 am
Celebrated in Ukrainian.
Gregorian Calendar
Sundays: 11:30 am
Celebrated in English with some Ukrainian.
NEW: 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.

Gift Shop Hours: Sundays 10:45 — 11:30 am.  More info

Catechism Classes: Sundays 10:30 — 11:30 am, between the two Liturgies.