Every second Saturday of the month, 4 pm - Divine Liturgy in English of Sunday - Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Holy Family, Duke Street, London W1K 5BQ. Followed by refreshments.
Next Liturgy: Saturday 11th November, 4pm

But see below for the Pontifical Divine Liturgy in Westminster Cathedral on 28th October, to mark the 60th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Exarchate & Eparchy in the UK, served by His Beatitude Sviatoslav, Father & Head of the Ukrainian Catholic Church.

To purchase The Divine Liturgy: an Anthology for Worship (in English), order from the Sheptytsky Institute here, or the St Basil's Bookstore here.
To purchase the Divine Praises, the Divine Office of the Byzantine-Slav rite (in English), order from the Eparchy of Parma here.
The new catechism in English, Christ our Pascha, is available from the Eparchy of the Holy Family and the Society. Please email johnchrysostom@btinternet.com for details.

"It's Now or Never: The Return of the Eastern Christians to Iraq and Syria" - John Pontifex of Aid to the Church in Need gives the annual Christopher Morris Lecture in the Society's 90th year. Monday 27th November at the Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Holy Family. 6-15 pm Divine Liturgy, 7-15 pm Lecture, 8-15 pm Reception. £10 donation requested. RSVP to johnchrysostom@btinternet.com

Friday, 1 November 2013

Disappearance of Syrian bishops turns into a case of international political importance - Vatican Insider

The head of the Lebanese secret services says negotiations are under way for their release. Meanwhile, the number of parties involved is multiplying
Giorgio Bernardelli Rome

There has been a lot of talk in recent days about the fate of Greek Orthodox bishop Boulos Yazigi and Syro-Orthodox bishop Youhanna Ibrahim, the two prelates who were kidnapped some time ago in the Syrian city of Aleppo. The last to issue a statement yesterday was the head of Lebanon’s secret services, the General Abbas Ibrahim, who Lebanese television station LBC claims the two bishops are not only alive, there are even negotiations underway for their release.

Read more here:
Disappearance of Syrian bishops turns into a case of international political importance - Vatican Insider
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