The Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA), the largest representation of Americans of Ukrainian descent, sent an urgent letter to President Donald Trump as he departed for summits in Europe this week.
One hundred and seventy years ago the Russian tsarist regime brutally suppressed the Ukrainian Catholic Church in Volyn (north western part of Ukraine). Some 20 years ago, a serious effort was made to return to the once seized region reestablishing an exarchate in Lutsk and parishes in the Rivno and Lutsk regions. These parishes are only first sprouts of the growing Church there. They may be financially poor, but the faith and reliance on God’s Providence works miracles there.
Sunday, June 3 Divine Liturgy at Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral in Philadelphia to Commemorate the One Year Anniversary of the Falling Asleep in the Lord of +Patriarch Lubomyr