Українська Православна Церква св. Юрія
St. George Ukrainian Orthodox Church
Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada (Ecumenical Patriarchate)
St. Catharines, Ontario
Eparchial Bishop

His Grace Bishop ANDRIY, Bishop of the Eastern Eparchy

Його Преосвященство Єпископ АНДРІЙ, Єпископ Східної Єпархії

Biography    Біографія

Parish Priest

Rt. Rev. Mitred-Archpriest Fr. Gregory J. Mielnik

Митрофорний Протоієрей Григорий Мельник

Fr. Gregory Mielnik was born near Toronto, Ontario in 1958. He spent his formative years under the spiritual care of His Eminence Archbishop (later Metropolitan) Mikhail (Khoroshy) of thrice blessed memory, serving as his Subdeacon. Fr. Gregory received his theological education at St. Andrews College in Winnipeg. He met his wife Brenda (Anna) in Winnipeg and they were married in 1984. They have two sons, Danylo and Jacob (Yakiv). Fr. Gregory was ordained to the Deaconate on October 21, 1984 at Holy Trinity Cathedral, Winnipeg, MB by Archbishop Wasyly (Fedak) and to the Priesthood on November 18, 1984 at St. Volodymyr Cathedral, Toronto, ON by Archbishop Wasyly (Fedak). Ministering to parishes in, Sheho, SK; St. Catharines, ON; Oshawa, ON; Winnipeg, MB. In addition to his pastoral responsibilities, Fr Gregory has served on many diocesan, eparchial and national boards and committees. One of his pastoral focuses is upon the worship of the Orthodox Church, chairing and serving on national and international committees committed to translating and preparing liturgical texts for the spiritual needs of the faithful. Fr. Gregory has been serving St. George's Parish since August 2016.

Past Clergy of the Parish

1945                                  Rev. Fr. P. Zaporoniuk

1945                                   Rev. Fr. M. Jurkiwskiy

1946-1947                         Rev. Fr. I. Kusyj

1947-1948                         Rev. Fr. W. Ulian, Rev. Fr. Mussyj

1948-1950                         Rev. Fr. W. Fedak

1950-1952                         Rev. Fr. Iwaniuk

1952-1954                         Rev. Fr. M. Owcharenko

1954-1955                         Rev. Fr. W. Ulian

1955-1956                         Rev. Fr. Y. Tsukornyk

1956-1957                         Rev. Fr. Y. Krasevich

1957-1962                         Rev.Fr. P. Glitskyj

1962-1965                         Rev. Fr. E. Chyzhiw

1965-1966                         Rev. Fr. Y. Tsukornyk

1966-1977                         Rev. Fr. F. Leheniuk

1977-1983                         Rev. Fr.  M. Kritiuk

1983-1985                         Rev. Fr. T. Slavchenko

1985                                  Rev. Fr. Y. Krasevich 

1985-1995                        Rev. Fr. G. Mielnik

1995-2000                        Rev. Fr. G. Halycia

2000-2004                       Rev. Fr. M. Ozimko

2004-2006                       Rev. Fr. G. Gembliuk

2006-2011                       Rev. Fr. R. Trynoha

2011-2016                       Rev. Fr. P. Berezniak

 

This Week

 

Services held in Parish Hall

 

Thursday August 13

Vespers: 6:00 p.m.

 

Friday August 14

Procession of the Life-giving Cross

Confession: 9:00 to 9:25 a.m.

Divine Liturgy: 9:30 a.m.

 

Saturday, August 15

Vespers: 5:00 p.m.

 

Sunday, August 16

10th SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

Hours: 9:00 a.m.

Confession: 9:00 to 9:25 a.m.

Divine Liturgy: 9:30 a.m.

 

Tuesday August 18

Vespers: 6:00 p.m.

 

Wednesday August 19

Transfiguration of our Lord

Confession: 9:00 to 9:25 a.m.

Divine Liturgy: 9:30 a.m.

 

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Upcoming Events

 



August

 

9. Holy Great Martyr Panteleimon

Св. Вмч. Пантелеймона

1 Cor. 3:9-17; Mt. 14:22-34

 

10. St. Prochorus

Св. Прохора

1 Cor. 15:12-9; Mt. 21:18-22

 

11. Martyr Callinicus

Мч. Каллініка

1 Cor. 15:29-30:8; Mt. 21:23-27 

           

12. Hieromartyr Valentine

Сщмч. Валентина

1 Cor. 16: 4-12; Mt. 21:28-32

 

13. Righteous Joseph of Arimathea

Прав. Йосифа Аримафейського

2 Cor. 1:1-7; Mt. 21:43-46.2

 

14. Семи мучеників Макковеїв

Holy seven Maccabean Martyrs

I Cor. 1: 18-24; Jn. 19: 6-11, 13-20, 25-28, 30-35

 

15. Trans. of the Relics of St. Stephen

Перен. Мощей Св. Стефана

Rm. 15:30-33; Mt. 17:24-18:4.

 

16. Holy Myrrhbearer Salome

Св. Мироносиці Саломії

1 Cor. 4:9-16; Mt. 17:14-23