What's Happening / Mайбутні події

Schedule of Services (розклад богослужінь українською)

Thursday, May 2

5:00 pm

Great and Holy Thursday – Pasion of Christ (Reading of the Twelve Passion Gospels)

Friday, May 3

5:00 pm

Great and Holy Friday – Procession of the Holy Shroud

Saturday, May 4

03:00 pm

Great and Holy Saturday - Blessing of Easter Baskets

10:00 pm

Reading of the Acts of the Holy Apostles

Sunday, May 5

00:00 am

RESURRECTION OF CHRIST - Cross Walk - Resurrection Matins - Blessing of Easter Baskets

Sunday, May 5

10:00 am

RESURRECTION OF CHRIST - Easter Divine Liturgy – Blessing of Easter Baskets

1:00 pm

Easter Fellowship Potluck

2:00 pm

Blessing of the Easter Baskets

Monday, May 6

10:00 am

Akathist to Resurrection of Christ

Tuesday, May 7

10:00 am

Easter Moleben

Saturday, May 11

5:00 pm

Vespers and Confession

Saturday, May 12

10:00 am

Sunday of St Thomas - Divine Liturgy

Confession - 09:30-10:00

Saturday, May 18

5:00 pm

Vespers and Confession

Sunday, May 19

10:00 am

Sunday of Myrrhbearing Woman - Divine Liturgy

Confession - 09:30-10:00

Saturday, May 25

12:00 pm

Provody - Blessing of the graves

Saturday, May 25

5:00 pm

Vespers and Confession

Sunday, May 26

10:00 am

Sunday of Paralytic - DivineLiturgy

Confession - 09:30-10:00

Newsletters

May Newsletter 2024

Archived Newsletters

Save the Dates!

September

Saturday, September 28
In the evening, 1000 Byron Avenue, Banquet Hall
75th Anniversary Gala

Sunday, September 29
1000 Byron Avenue
Hierarchical Divine Liturgy followed by Luncheon


Announcements

Singing circle

May 31, 2024 - 7-9 pm, Ukrainian Banquet Hall

The Ukrainian Singing Circle is waiting for you again! Because we are a singing nation and will always sing! After all, singing unites us and gives us a sense of belonging. Belonging to our glorious Ukrainian nation!

During our meetings, we get to know each other, share emotions and experiences, and revive traditions. Come and learn Ukrainian folk and modern songs, relieve stress, improve the immune and respiratory systems, increase the cognitive abilities of the brain and memory. The topic - Ukrainian songs!

We are waiting for pleasant atmosphere and treats from the organizer #UWAC Ukrainian Women Association of Canada.

Facebook Group


Borshch Cook-Off

June 2, 2024 - 12:00 pm, Ukrainian Banquet Hall

We are celebrating 75th Anniversary of our parish this year. We want to share our traditions and treat you with the Ukrainian most famous dish - Borshch!

Donations for support of our Cathedral and for Renovation fundraising campaign are appreciated.


Mad Heads concert

June 7, 2024 - 7:00 pm, Ukrainian Banquet Hall

Eventbrite registration link


Traditional Parish Picnic on Father’s Day

June 16, 2024 - 12:00 pm, Ukrainian Banquet Hall

You are welcome to join our Parish Picnic where we come together to share our warmth, traditions and meals.

It is a potluck event. The Ukrainian Women’s Association of Canada will provide kovbasky for everyone. Free admission.

Donations for support of our Cathedral and for Renovation fundraising campaign are appreciated.


Unity and culinary tradition bring joy to holiday season in Kitchissippi

Many Kitchissippi residents are overcoming an especially grim Christmas season by forging communities, sharing traditional meals and raising money to support those in need. Local churches and community organizations are banding together with shelters and food banks to meet increasing demands for their services during the holidays. Meanwhile, people across the globe are rallying their efforts and funds to support those living through the wars in Ukraine and the Middle East.

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Preserving culture: Pysanka Workshops bring new life to Ottawa’s Ukrainians

Canada is home to the largest Ukrainian diaspora in the world, one which strives to preserve its cultural and national identity. This happens through the efforts of Ukrainian and Canadian volunteers. Workshops for Ukrainian Easter egg painting at the Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Ottawa show how ordinary people are changing the community for the better – they have organized “Pysanka” (meaning egg-painting) workshops to support Ukrainian culture during the Russian invasion.

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Visit by Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall as part of the Royal Tour to mark the celebration of the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

On 18 May 2022, the Ukrainian community in Ottawa was honoured with the visit of Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales* and The Duchess of Cornwall. This visit was part of their three-day royal tour to Canada to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of the reign of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and to show their support for war-ravaged Ukraine. They had specifically requested to meet with a Ukrainian community during this royal tour. This visit attracted international media to the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Ottawa, reflecting the significant impact the war on Ukraine has had on Ukrainian communities in Ottawa, Canada and worldwide.

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Ukraine: Voices from Ottawa — Pysanky workshops "give some hope for peace"

In the 29 March 2022 edition of the Ottawa Citizen newspaper, there was an interview with our church member, Tamara Rudenko-Charalambij, who organized 15 pysanka workshops in our church hall, organized and sold many pysanka making kits, and rekindled the interest in the art of pysanka writing in our community and in Ottawa. All the proceeds from the pysanka workshops and the pysanka-making kits will be used to support humanitarian relief in Ukraine.

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Ukraine: Voices from Ottawa — "Even if, God forbid, the worst happens, Ukrainians will always be"

In the 26 March 2022 edition of the Ottawa Citizen, there was an interview with our church choir conductor, Larissa Mason, a talented second generation Canadian-Ukrainian, who eloquently expressed her treasured connection to Ukraine through tradition, culture and music.

Please click here to read the interview and view the video

Ukrainian Profile - April 2023

News, information, and entertianment from the Ukrainian community in Ottawa.

View the coverage Rogers TV has given our church community.