Welcome to the Protection of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Parish in Vancouver, BC. Known as St. Mary’s, ours is a church in the Byzantine Rite. The Parish is part of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of New Westminster and is administered by Father Serafym Grygoruk, O.S.B.M.560 West 14th Ave Vancouver BC Canada
Divine Liturgy Schedule (Catholic Mass)Sundays 8:30 am (partially sung – English and Ukrainian) 10:30 am (sung – Ukrainian) Weekdays 7:30 am Matins 8:15 am Divine Liturgy First Friday 8:15 am Divine Liturgy (No Liturgy March 7) followed by Moleben to the Sacred Heart of Jesus or Mother of God Holy Days of Obligation 10 am and 7 pm Vespers 5:30 am Saturdays -Chapel (no Vespers March 1) +++
Please, consider reading the Epistle during the 8:30 AM Div. Liturgy. When you decide to do the reading, please, coordinate it either with Fr. Serafym or with Gerry Ukrainetz.
Tour of the Holy Land & Poland Marking the 40th Anniversary of “The New Westminster Eparchy”
For more information click Holy Land Poland 2014 revised 24 Feb (2).
Sunday March 16, 2014 – 12:30pm to 3:30pm – St Marys Catholic Centre
The Second Session of the the New Westminster Eparchy series in the Vibrant Parish. Presenters are Bishop Ken Nowakowski and Dr Christina Hantel-Fraser who will explore Leadership, Unity and Missionary Spirit. Registration Forms are at the back of the church or can be downloaded here…www.nweparchy.ca
See this wonderful story about one of our parishioners
Eastern Catholic Church
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJaI8PXkA0M Traditions of the Eastern Catholic Church