The Breath of Life: Ukrainian community celebrates a very special Pentecost
By Jayne L. Buryn, Communications Coordinator, Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton
June 5, 2018: On Sunday, May 20th the Ukrainian Catholic community in the Edmonton Eparchy celebrated Pentecost, Zeleni Sviata (Green Holydays). Traditionally, a new day begins at 6 p.m., therefore on the evening before, Saturday, May 19th, a Divine Liturgy at St. Josaphat’s Cathedral was concelebrated by Bishop David Motiuk of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton and several priests from the Eparchy and overseas.
R to L: Rev. Anton Tarasenko, Pastor, St. George Parish, Edmonton; Rev. Janko Herbut, Pastor, Holy Cross Parish, Edmonton; Rev. Ivan Nykyforuk, Pastor, St. Vladimir Parish,