- Feb 24, 2020
Pope Francis named new bishops for the Ukrainian Catholic dioceses in London and in Melbourne, Australia.
About 500 pilgrims came to a small church on the side of a Pennsylvania mountain Aug. 25 to pray for peace.
Ukrainian Catholics in North America continue to struggle to develop ways to maintain their Ukrainian religious and ethnic identity amid a larger majority culture that beckons with the siren song of assimilation.
An estimated 50 bishops will be present June 4 in Philadelphia for the enthronement of Metropolitan-Archbishop Borys Gudziak as head of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia.
On March 5 and 6, the Ukrainian Catholic bishops of the United States met and prayed with Metropolitan-Archbishop Borys Gudziak in Philadelphia and discussed pastoral plans for their eparchies for 2019 and 2020.
Catholics in Ukraine said people fear a full-scale war with Russia, after a naval confrontation prompted the imposition of martial law in Ukraine’s eastern regions.