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







Thursday, 6 February 2014

India to host Oriental Orthodox-Catholic dialogue | Matters India

Dialogue in Ethiopia 2012
Kochi: The International Dialogue between the Oriental Orthodox and the Catholic Churches will be held for the first time in India.
As many as 35 delegates from the Oriental Orthodox Churches of Egypt, Armenia, Malankara (India), Syria, Ethiopia will meet with Catholic officials at Pampakuda in Kerala from January 27. During the weeklong dialogue, they will address issues such as ecclesiology, episcopacy, apostolic succession, the relevance and important of the Ecumenical Councils, the Church and its mission, Indian Orthodox Metropolitan Gabriel Gregorios told reporters in Kochi on Thursday.

Last year, the conference was held in Rome and at Ethiopia in 2012. This is the first time it is being held in India, the metropolitan said. This year’s dialogue will discuss the relevance of the nature and communion of the United and Undivided Apostolic Church that existed until the 5th century in the present day churches, he said.

The dialogue also seeks to emphasize that communion in worship and sacraments is multi-faceted and multi-layered; hence putting the onus on the Churches to realize this aim, reported the Business Standard. Seminar papers relating to the Anaphora and Liturgy, Pilgrimage would be presented by eminent scholars, he said.

Delegates from various countries, including Egypt, Lebanon, Ethiopia, Italy, America, Armenia, Germany and Israel are expected to participate. Metropolitan Yuhanon Demetrius and Father Mathew Vellanickal are the delegates from India, besides Gregorios.

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India to host Orthodox-Catholic dialogue | Matters India
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