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January 22, 2017 (PDF)
January 15, 2017 (PDF)
January 08, 2017 (PDF)
January 01, 2017 (PDF)
December 25, 2016 (PDF)
December 18, 2016 (PDF)
December 11, 2016 (PDF)
December 04, 2016 (PDF)
November 27, 2016 (PDF)
November 20, 2016 (PDF)
November 13, 2016 (PDF)
November 06, 2016 (PDF)








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Cathedral is Open For Visits


Please call for a Tour of the Cathedral and/or Treasury of Faith Museum at 215-922-2845 or 215-627-3389.  Thank you.

 
Divine Liturgies:
Saturday:    4:30 pm English
Sunday:       9 am Ukrainian
                      11 am English




Sviachene, Easter Dinner

The Cathedral Sviachene will be held on Sunday, April 30th after the Divine Liturgy. There is only one Divine Liturgy that day at 10 AM.



About Cathedral

Click to enlargeLocated in the historic Northern Liberties district in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was erected in 1966 through the effort of Ukrainian Catholics in America. This magnificent edifice, designed by Julian K. Jastremsky, replaced the old Cathedral Church which had been purchased in 1907 by Bishop Sotor Stephen Ortynsky, O.S.B.M., the first bishop of Ukrainian Catholics.

The present Cathedral, constructed to reflect authentic Byzantine architecture, is built in the same style as Hagia Sofia (St. Sophia) Cathedral in Constantinople (present day Istanbul, Turkey). It also mirrors the beauty and richness of the religious and cultural heritage of the Ukrainian people. Basic geometric forms were purposely and consistently used to develop the character of the building. Almost no ornamentation is needed, though the completion of the interior embellishments is an ongoing process which will continue over the years.

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