Augusta Avenue, St. Catharines, Ontario, L2M 5R2, Canada
of St. George
· Kitchen Now Open - Due to
popular demand, Our kitchen in the Parish Hall will be open
Tuesdays and Saturdays from 9.30AM - 12 Noon. Varenyky,
Borsch, Cabbage Rolls and Patychky (meat on a stick) will be
available for purchase. Smachnoho!
· Outreach - If anyone
knows of any our shut-ins who would like to receive a visit or
confession and communion, please contact Father Gregory at (905)
· Office Hours - Please
contact Father Gregory at (905) 937-3636 to make arrangements.
· Congratulations - to the
U.W.A.C. for donating a copy of "Treasured Recipes" to the St.
Catharines Public Library! This cookbook is now part of
the library's collection and available for public usage.
· Coffee Hour - following
the Divine Liturgy is announced. It's a great chance to
catch up with friends and make new acquaintances!!
· Library Committee - is
recruiting new members. Anyone interested in joining,
please call Noreen Bartkiw. This is an excellent group
which works to enrich our church and cultural life.
· Membership Dues – We
humbly ask all our faithful to pay their current year's
membership dues as soon as possible so we can pay our
obligations to the Consistory and Eastern Eparchy. We
graciously thank you for your attention to this important matter
· Sunday School - We
encourage all children to participate in our Church
School. We ask our parents to talk about the benefits of
participating in Sunday activities. Let us teach our
children to learn about their Orthodox faith and their Ukrainian
heritage! Please contact Father Gregory for more
· Every Orthodox Child,
having attained the age of 7, should be prepared for the Holy
Mystery of Confession. We ask that if you have children,
grandchildren or Godchildren who are 7 years or older and have
not yet approached for the Holy Mystery of Confession, please
contact Father Pawlo.
· Confession: Half
an hour before the liturgy or by appointment. Those who do
not know or have any doubts regarding the Orthodox Faith, cannot
come to Holy Confession without talking to Father first.
Children under the age of seven are allowed to come to Holy
Communion without coming to Confession.
· Baptisms: Parents
should arrange a personal meeting with Father Pawlo to make
arrangements. At least one parent should be an active
Orthodox Christian when setting the date for baptism and at
least one godparent should be a practicing Orthodox
Christian. Baptizing a child in the Orthodox Church
presupposes that the child will be raised as an Orthodox
· Weddings: Couples
should arrange a personal meeting with the priest to make
arrangements. At least one party should be an active
Orthodox Christian when setting the date for marriage.