Holy Spirit Ukrainian Catholic Seminary Blog

Christmas and Theophany 2010

Christmas and Theophany 2010

On Christmas Eve, after we as a community celebrated the Vespers-Liturgy of St Basil the Great, just over 60 guests joined us for the Christmas Eve Sviat Vechir (Holy Meal) in our seminary hall....

Diaconal Ordination of Roman Planchak

Axios! Axios! Axios! Rev. Deacon Roman Planchak of the Eparchy of Edmonton (pictured above assisting Bishop David with the distribution of the Holy Mysteries to Deacon Roman’s wife, Stephanie) was ordained to the Diaconate...

St. Nicholas Visits St. John the Baptist Shrine in Ottawa

St. Nicholas Visits St. John the Baptist Shrine in Ottawa

We participated in the visit of St. Nicholas to St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Shrine yesterday. Our own Stefan Pankiw was the emcee for the afternoon of over 85 guests. As you can...

NHL Hockey – Senators vs Leafs

NHL Hockey – Senators vs Leafs

It was a fantastic night out for everyone in the seminary – we went to see one of the infamous rivalry games between the Ottawa Senators and the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight. We enjoyed...

Diaconal Ordination of Jim Nakonechny

Axios! Axios! Axios! Rev. Deacon Jim Nakonechny of the Eparchy of Edmonton (pictured above assisting Bishop David with thd distribution of the Holy Mysteries) was ordained to the Diaconate on Sunday, November 8, 2009...