Saint John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine

Український Католицький Собор Святого Івана Хрестителя

952 Green Valley Crescent, Ottawa Ontario, K2C 3K7

Parish Events Calendar

Farewell Dinner for Fr. Cyril
Nov 29 @ 6:15 pm

Parish Farewell Dinner For Fr. Cyril Mykytiuk, O.S.B.M. Pastor St John the Baptist Shrine July 1998 to October 2019 On his reassignment to Mundare, Alberta Friday, Nov 29th, 2019 Cocktails 6:15 pm, 7:00 pm Dinner At St John the Baptist Shrine, 952 Green Valley Cres., Ottawa Cost $40 per person Catered Buffer, Wine and non-alcoholic beverages provided, Cash bar at cost for other drinks. Reservation required. Pay at the door. RSVP with name(s) until November 24th, 2019 to Mary Romanow 613-797-6144, mlromanow at rogers dot com or Paul Kozak 613-224-3511, paulkozak at primus dot ca If unable to attend but wish to send a message for Fr. Cyril it can be sent to the above email address.Past, present and future parishioners are invited to say farewell and thank you to our former pastor Fr. Cyril for his long time service to our 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

Our annual night of recognition and thanks to those who have volunteered their time at the parish during the past year.

6:00 PM:  Cocktails

7:00 PM: Dinner

St. Nicholas Celebration (NOTE: New date)
Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm

All the parish children are invited to join in the fun as we celebrate the feast of St. Nicholas.  Families are welcome to attend a potluck lunch following the 11:30 liturgy, featuring a rare visit from a highly esteemed guest!


A wonderful St. Nicholas celebration, 2018