Church Bulletin for June 19, 2022
Our Parish Praznyk will be celebrated on Sunday, June 26th with a single bilingual divine liturgy at 10:30am, followed by a barbeque outside the church. The liturgical feast that we celebrate on this day is the nativity, or birth, of St. John the Baptist.
On the Gregorian calendar, the actual feast day of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist is June 24. For that reason, we will also celebrate the feast on that day, with vespers at 6pm on Thursday, June 23, and Divine Liturgy at 7pm on Friday, June 24 th.
For those who celebrate on the Julian calendar, you might want to come to the Grand Opening of Café Ukraine, which will take place at 6pm on Friday, June 24 th at 911 Carling Avenue. This is a new, volunteer-run café in Ottawa with the aim of helping newcomers from Ukraine meet other members of our local community. The café hours of operation will be Tuesdays 6-9pm, Fridays 6-9pm and Saturdays, 2-9pm.
** On the Gregorian calendar, the Feast of the chief Apostles Sts. Peter and Paul takes place on Wednesday, June 29 th. Because it is one of the chief feasts of the year, please come to divine liturgy that day at 7pm.
Parish Seniors’ Club meeting: 7pm, Thursday, June 30 There will be 3 presentations: 1 – Ottawa School of Ukrainian Dance (Kateryna and Maria Shepertycki) 2 – Ukrainian Canadian Canadian Social Services Ottawa Branch, 3 – A local Ukrainian Canadian on how she is helping her family in Ukraine.
World Youth Day – Lsisbon, Portugal 2023 The Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada will be sending a group of young people for pilgrimage to World Youth Day in Lisbon for July – August 2023. Both English and Ukrainian speaking youth are encouraged to attend.
The parish will cover the registration cost ($100) of each young person between the ages of 18-34 who would like to go. Those aged 16-17 can go with a chaperone. For more information, please send a note to Daniel Richardsen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Itinerary: July 27, 2023: departure from Montréal, July 28-31: Days in the diocese: August 1-6: World Youth Day: August 7: 1 rest day, August 8: visit Fatima, August 9: Return to Montréal.
The Julian calendar feast of the Nativity of John the Baptist will take place Thursday, July 7th.
The Julian calendar feast of Sts. Peter and Paul will take place Tuesday, July 12th.
The 7th “Prayer for Peace for Ukraine and throughout the World” will be held at 11:00AM, Saturday, June 25 th 2022, in front of the Eternal Flame of the Center Block, Parliament Hill.
Since 2014, the “Prayer for Peace for Ukraine and throughout the World” annual event has been held under the auspices of the Canada-Ukraine Parliamentary Program. Guests and participants will include Canadian and International Religious leaders, Ambassadors, fellow Members of Parliament and Senators.
The Ukrainian Credit Union (UCU) has a career opportunity for a part time position at their branch here in Ottawa. Under the direction of the Branch manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing a full range of services. The position involves listening to credit union members, identifying needs and providing appropriate financial services, ensuring that the cash drawer is accurate & balances it at the end of each day, and striving to reach the business objectives of the credit union.
For consideration, please submit your resume, specifying the Ottawa location, by email to Andrew Rozanec, Human Resources Manager, email@example.com no later than Friday, July 1, 2022.
The Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute presents
Study Days • July 15-17, 2022
At the University of Toronto
Rev. Dr. John Behr
University of Aberdeen
“Reason Persuading Necessity: Gregory of Nyssa on the Human Being”
Professor Lewis Ayres
“Justinian’s Vision of Christ: Necessary for Orthodoxy Today?”
Register online at: https://sheptytskyinstitute.ca/event/masi-study-days-2022/
$175 (Early Bird, up to May 30) or $200 (May 31 onward)
Fee includes the full range of workshop speakers, works, and meals
On campus housing is available. For inquiries and rates, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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