Every second Saturday of the month, Divine Liturgy in English of Sunday - Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Holy Family, Duke Street, London W1K 5BQ.
4pm Divine Liturgy. Next: 13th November 2021

Very sadly, the Divine Liturgy in English at 9-30 am on Sundays at the Holy Family Cathedral, Lower Church, have had to be put on hold. Until the practicalities we cannot use the Lower Church space. Hopefully this will be resolved very soon. Please keep checking in here for details.

Owing to public health guidance, masks should still be worn indoors and distance maintained. Sanitisers are available. Holy Communion is distributed in both kinds from the mixed and common chalice, by means of a separate Communion spoon for each individual communicant.

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.

Friday 12 December 2003

East-West Monastic Meeting IVa, Open Day, Minster Abbey, November 2003

A special East-West or Orientale Lumen Open Day was held at Minster Abbey in November 2003, in honour of the memory of Dom Bede Winslow OSB, 1888-1959.

The principal contributions were:

  • Bede, Theodore and a Patristic Tradition in England, Sister Benedicta Ward, SLG, Fairacres
  • The Christian East and West: Hopes for Convergence in a single cup, Archpriest Sergei Hackel (this appeared in The Tablet, 29 November 2003), Russian Orthodox Church. This remarkable address was received with deep appreciation
  • Bishop Basil of Sergievo, Russian Orthodox Diocese of Sourozh
  • Fr Thomas Weinandy OFM Cap.
A short account of the Meeting was subsequently given by Sister Benedict Gaughan OSB in One in Christ, volume 40, no. 3, April 2005.

Saturday 2 August 2003

Orientale Lumen VII, June 2003, Washington DC

Here is the link for OL VII, Patriarchates: Ancient Model for Future Church Unity?

The published proceedings can be ordered from Eastern Christian Publications here.