Last Update: Dec. 2, 2019


Christmas Eve Service 9:00 PM

Christmas Day Service - 9:00 AM

Newletter with many articles about the Ukrainian Catholic Church.

The Conception of Saint Anna  


Celebrated for many centuries under a variety of titles, the feast widely known as Immaculate Conception is celebrated in the Eastern Church as the Feast of the Conception Saint Anna. This feast commemorates Saint Anna's conception of Mary, the Mother of God. 

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Pyrohy Project Schedule​​






Jan - TBA

​Feast of St.Nicholas

Sunday 9:00 AM 
    Confession at 8:40 AM or as needed

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All flavors of rolls are $12. Flavors available include nut, low-sugar nut, poppyseed, apricot, lekvar (dried plum), and almond.
When placing your order, please include your name and phone number and preferred pick up time.

Orders can be placed at  bakesale@hgucc.org

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Religious Information Service of Ukraine

News, Exclusives, Religious Studies and more.....      In English or Ukrainian

Weekday Divine Liturgy times vary, please check weekly bulletin. 

We will be baking our Kolachi (fruit) rolls

for Christmas.


Pick-up of rolls in the church hall will be will be

Saturday, Dec. 14th from 10 AM-2 PM or

Sunday, Dec. 15th from 11 AM-2 PM

The Feast of Saint Nicholas in Ukraine Saint Nicholas

    (Nikolai in old Ukrainian) is a beloved saint among Ukrainian Catholics and enjoys a popular place in Ukrainian song and folklore. He holds an important place in Ukrainian literature, paintings, iconography. Already in the first Ukrainian Chronicle (822) there is mention of a church dedicated to Saint Nicholas in Kiev and at the end of the 12th century, the life and miracles of Saint Nicholas were translated from the Greek into Ukrainian. Many miracles were attributed to Saint Nicholas not only in Byzantium but also in Ukraine. In some Ukrainian narratives, Saint Nicholas often assumes the role of Saint Peter in accompanying the Lord in His travels to various countries. In some Ukrainian (Hutzul) songs. Saint Nicholas figures as the overseer of the maters and the protector of sailors. Saint Nicholas is also regarded as a protector of orphans, the cripples, the poor, and all who endure sufferings.

Saturday 5:00 PM
​Confession at 4:30 PM

  Official publication of the Eparchy of St. Nicholas in Chicago ​

BANDURA CAMP

The Hryhory Kytasty Cleveland School of Bandura, along with the Camp organization “Kobzarska Sich,” invite all children ages 7 and older (and interested adults), to its Third Annual Christmas Bandura Day Camp. The camp will run from Thursday, December 26, 2019 through December 28, 2019. The camp will be held in the upstairs classrooms of the St. Vladimir Cultural Center. For more information, please contact Natalia B. Mahlay, nataliabmahlay@yahoo.com, (440) 915-4691.

Planning Ahead Page

Events scheduled for 2019

​Also see all the events on the ​Church Calendar

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Holy Ghost Ukrainian Catholic Church  

1866 Brown Street Akron OH 44301

330-724-8277 (office)
330-689-9072 (cell)
Fr. Vsevolod Shevchuk
pastor@hgucc.org

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