UGCC Theologians Meet to Continue Growth of Scholarly Endeavors

Ottawa Colloquium Participants in Chapel of Holy Spirit Seminary
Front row, left to right: Fr. Andriy Onuferko, (Sheptytsky Institute), Fr. Ivan Kaszczak, (Stamford Eparchy), Fr. Richard Soo, (New Westminster Eparchy), Mrs. Roma Hayda (Ukr. Patriarchal Society), Dr. Adam DeVille (University of St. Francis), Dr. Suzette Brémault-Phillips (University of Alberta), Fr. Gregory Zubacz (Fresno Pacific University), Fr. Stephen Wojcichowsky (Sheptytsky Institute), Fr. Andriy Chirovsky (Sheptytsky Institute, Convenor)
Back Row, left to right: Fr. Michael Winn (Rector, Holy Spirit Seminary),Dr. Andrew Sorokowski (Pres., Patriarchal Society) Dr. Brian Butcher (Sheptytsky Institute), Mr. Ihor Hayda, Dr. Daniel Galadza (University of Vienna), Anatolij Babinskyj (Editor, Patriarkhat Magazine, Lviv), Fr. Roman Rytsar (Sheptytsky Institute), Fr. Alexander Laschuk (Sheptytsky Institute), Fr. Myroslav Tataryn (University of St. Jerome), Dr. Jaroslav Skira (Toronto School of Theology), Fr. Peter Galadza (Acting Director, Sheptytsky Institute), Fr. Yuriy Avvakumov (University of Notre Dame)

By Adam DeVille, University of St. Francis Nearly two-dozen theologians, thinkers, and writers of the Ukrainian Greco-Catholic Church (UCGG) from across North America gathered from May 8-10, 2015 in Ottawa to plan future endeavors, including a new scholarly society. Meeting at Holy Spirit Seminary in Canada’s capital, leading thinkers from across North America met at…

Ukrainian Catholic Delegation Visits Apostolic Nuncio to Canada

Left to right: Anatoliy Babynskyi, editor of Patriarkhat magazine (L’viv), Fr. Andriy Chirovsky, Sheptytsky Institute (Ottawa), Archbishop Luigi Bonazzi, Apostolic Nuncio, Fr. Michael Winn, Rector, Holy Spirit Seminary (Ottawa), Dr. Andrew Sorokowski, President of the Ukrainian Patriarchal Society (Washington, DC) Photo: Robert Ryan

On Friday, May 8, 2015, just before the beginning of the Sheptytsky Institute’s Ottawa Colloquium on the Future of the Ukrainian Greco-Catholic Church in North America, a delegation visited the Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Luigi Bonazzi, to inform him on the situation in Ukraine. The conversation was cordial but forthright; the various Ukrainian Catholic leaders emphasizing…

Logos Vol. 55, 3-4 (2014) Abstract

Editorial Good and Bad News Regarding the Conflict in Ukraine: A Revolution of Dignity and an Ecumenism of Engagement Andriy Chirovsky (289) Articles Patrology, Ecology, and Eschatology: Looking Forward to the Future of the Planet by Looking Back to the Fathers of the Church Oleh Kindiy (303) Abstract Nearly a half-century ago in an infamous…

Logos Vol. 55, 1-2 (2014) Abstract

In Lieu of an Editorial Address of His Beatitude Sviatoslav (Shevchuk) at the University of St. Michael’s College in Toronto, May 2, 2014 Articles The Transfiguration of Rights: A Proposal for Orthodoxy’s Appropriation of Rights Language Christopher Brenna Abstract The article, building on very recent Orthodox political theology, especially that of Aristotle Papanikolaou and Pantelis…

MASI Student Tom Hrywna Ordained to the Diaconate

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On Saturday, March 28, 2015 at St. Demetrius Ukrainian Catholic Church in Toronto, Ontario, at the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy on Lazarus Saturday, Bishop John (Pazak) ordained Subdeacon Tom Hrywna to the Diaconate. Participating in this service was Very Rev. Bohdan Bilinsky (Protosyncellus) and Very Rev. John Tataryn (Pastor), Fr. Peter Galadza (Acting Director, MASI), plus…