Bishop Benedict (Aleksiychuk) Enthroned as Fifth Eparch of St Nicholas, Chicago


Woven into the liturgical fullness of the Feast of the Prime Apostles Ss Peter and Paul, His Grace Benedict (Aleksiychuk) became the fifth eparch of St Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy in Chicago, June 29, 2017.

Cardinal Lubomyr Husar Dies


On May 31, 2017, at 18:30 after a serious illness His Beatitude Lubomyr (Husar), Archbishop Emeritus of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Church died at the age of 85.

From January 26, 2001 to February 10, 2011 he was the Major Archbishop of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church.

Enthronement Service of the Most Reverend Benedict (Aleksiychuk)

Wednesday, June 28 

6:00 PM

Great Vespers with Lytiya at the St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral (835 North Oakley Blvd, Chicago, IL 60622). 

Immediately Following the Service

New Bishop of the Eparchy of Saint Nicholas in Chicago for the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church Appointed


The Holy Father has appointed as bishop of the Eparchy of Saint Nicholas in Chicago for the Ukrainians (United States of America) His Grace Venedykt (Aleksiychuk, M.S.U.), transferring him from the titular see of Germaniciana and the office of auxiliary of the archieparchy of Lviv of the Ukrainians.

Funeral Rites for Bishop Richard (Seminack)


It is usual that funeral rites span several days. The funeral for His Grace, Bishop Richard (Seminack) was not exceptional in this regard.

Clergy Retreat Held in Texas


Lake Dallas, Texas – The priests and deacons of St Nicholas Eparchy made their annual retreat this year at Montserrat Jesuit Retreat House in Lake Dallas, Texas. From time to time the yearly spiritual exercise has taken place away from Chicago, moved to various environs of our widespread eparchy. This trip to the northern part of the Lone Star State provided a chance for new experiences.

Triple Jubilee in Denver


Sunday, August 10, 2014 family, friends and parishioners of the Transfiguration of Our Lord Parish in Denver, Colorado gathered to celebrate Fr Deacon Michael Bozio’s 90th birthday, 65th wedding anniversary and 25th anniversary of his ordination to the diaconate. Family arrived not only from Colorado, but also from Kentucky, and Chicago, Illinois.

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