38th Anniversary of the passing or our Late Bishop Andrew Roborecki – October 25, 2020
Sunday, October 25, 2020–UCBC- Bishop Roborecki Branch, together with parishioners of the Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of St. George and guests, celebrated the 38th Anniversary of the passing of our Late Bishop Andrew Roborecki. The 10:00 AM Divine Liturgy was followed by a Panakhyda Service, and concluded with Initiation ServIce and bingo fund disbursements in the Cathedral / LiveStream. Brothers Walter Wandzura, Rusty Zmud, and Sean Wilson were initiated into the Brotherhood, Congratulations! Mnohaya Lita! LiveStream may be a vehicle for future events- received favourable comment from as far as British Columbia-Bro Eugene Krenosky.
The Brotherhood has a rich history of support for our Ukrainian Catholic Church and involvement in education as a way of ensuring that our families, especially our youth will retain their rich culture and religious heritage.
Our goal is to promote and preserve our Ukrainian language, religion, culture and education.
On this day as a token of appreciation for their hard work, efforts and dedication, the following organizations were given recognition. Keep up the good works!
|St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Catholic Park||$5,500.00|
|St. George’s Cathedral||$3,500.00|
|Bishop Filevich Ukrainian Bilingual School||$ 400.00|
|Bishop Roborecki Catholic School||$ 400.00|
|Museé Ukraina Mus||$ 800.00|
|Altar Servers/Children of Mary (3 Parishes)||$ 600.00|
|Special Olympics-Zone 6||$ 100.00|
|PFE Dance Showcase- Scholarship||$ 50.00|
|Ukrainian Sisters of St. Joseph’s Home|
(Shoe Box Project)
|*Bishop Roborecki Branch||$ 2000.00|
Donations were made possible through the brotherhood endeavors at City Centre Bingo. Thank you- bingo committee, brothers & volunteers.
Yours in Christ!
Brother B. Bodnar KSV