Saint John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine

Український Католицький Собор Святого Івана Хрестителя

952 Green Valley Crescent, Ottawa Ontario, K2C 3K7

Pastor Fr. Cyril Mykitiuk, osbm
Cell 613-291-4800
Asst. Pastor Fr. Damien Dutka, osbm
Cell 613-894-8485
Deacon Brad Moleski
Phone 613-723-1673
Fax 613-291-9879
Hall 613-723-1373
Kitchen 613-421-6880
Email pastor-stjb-shrine@bellnet.ca

Events at the Parish

Feb
17
Sun
Sunday Food Drive
Feb 17 all day
Feb
19
Tue
Knights of Columbus Council Meeting
Feb 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Feb
22
Fri
“Heart to Heart with Mary” – Ottawa Mission with Bishop Bryan Bayda
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm – Feb 24 @ 11:30 am

Bishop Bryan Bayda of the Eparchy of Saskatoon will visit Ottawa for a special mission at the shrine, presented by the Ukrainian Catholic Women’s League and the Knights of Columbus.

Theme: Heart to Heart with Mary

Schedule for the event weekend:

Friday night 7pm: Moleben to Blessed Virgin followed by talk.

Saturday afternoon 2pm: Akathist to Mary followed by talk then music and sharing in the church hall.

Saturday evening: Vespers ( in English) at 6pm followed by talk for youth followed by their Puschennya.

Sunday morning: Ukrainian Liturgy at 9:15am; English Liturgy at 11:30am

About Bishop Bayda

On May 2, 2008, the Holy Father, Pope Benedict XVI, appointed Father Bryan as the fifth Bishop of the Eparchy of Saskatoon for the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in Canada. He was ordained as bishop on June 27, 2008 at St. George’s Cathedral in Saskatoon. As a member of the CCCB (Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops), he has served on the Doctrine Commission and currently on the Catechesis & Evangelization Commission. As a member of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church (UGCC) Synod he has been the Youth Liaison and was their representative at the 2018 Papal Synod focusing on the theme: “Youth Faith & Vocational Discernment”.

Mar
2
Sat
Family Perogy Night
Mar 2 @ 5:00 pm

You’re invited to our annual Family Perogy Night on Saturday March 2nd!

Supper will begin at 5:00 PM following an early vespers at 4:00, and will include perogies, sausage, kapusta, salad and dessert. There will also be a raffle and door prizes. $20 for adults, $10 for youth aged 7 to 17, free for children 6 and under.

Tickets are being be sold downstairs after both liturgies, or you can contact one of our ticket sellers (see poster) to reserve your tickets today.

All profits will be put towards the new church boilers! We hope to see you there.

 

Mar
10
Sun
Shamrock Sunday
Mar 10 all day
Mar
12
Tue
Parish Council Meeting
Mar 12 all day
Mar
19
Tue
Knights of Columbus Council Meeting
Mar 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Mar
24
Sun
Sunday Food Drive
Mar 24 all day
Apr
9
Tue
Parish Council Meeting
Apr 9 all day
Apr
14
Sun
Sunday Food Drive
Apr 14 all day

See more upcoming events.

Upcoming Services

Feb
16
Sat
Vespers for Sunday
Feb 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Vespers for Sunday

In English

Feb
17
Sun
Divine Liturgy
Feb 17 @ 9:15 am – 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy

Julian Calendar (in Ukrainian)

Divine Liturgy
Feb 17 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Divine Liturgy

Gregorian Calendar (in English with Ukrainian)

Feb
22
Fri
Moleben to the Blessed Virgin
Feb 22 @ 7:00 pm

Moleben to Blessed Virgin followed by a talk by the visiting Bishop Bayda.

A special service presented as part of “Heart to Heart with Mary” – Ottawa Mission with Bishop Bryan Bayda

Feb
23
Sat
Akathist to Mary
Feb 23 @ 2:00 pm

Akathist to Mary followed by a talk, then music and sharing in the church hall.

A special service presented as part of “Heart to Heart with Mary” – Ottawa Mission with Bishop Bryan Bayda

Vespers for Sunday
Feb 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Vespers for Sunday

In English

Feb
24
Sun
Divine Liturgy
Feb 24 @ 9:15 am – 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy

Julian Calendar (in Ukrainian)

Divine Liturgy
Feb 24 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Divine Liturgy

Gregorian Calendar (in English with Ukrainian)

Mar
2
Sat
EARLY Vespers for Sunday
Mar 2 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
EARLY Vespers for Sunday

Vespers will be moved to 4:00 pm due to Family Perogy Night at 5:00 this evening.

Mar
3
Sun
Divine Liturgy
Mar 3 @ 9:15 am – 10:45 am
Divine Liturgy

Julian Calendar (in Ukrainian)


View full liturgical calendar.

Divine Liturgy Times

Julian Calendar: 9:30 am
Feast Days: 7:00 pm
Saturday: 9:30 am
Celebrated in Ukrainian.
Gregorian Calendar: 11:30 am
Feast Days: 7:00 pm
Saturday:  9:30 a.m.
Celebrated in English with some Ukrainian.

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