The Jubilee Year will begin with the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at 11:00am on October 9, 2016, followed by appetizers at 2:15pm, and a reception at 3:30pm held at Gaetano's Banquet Center (1617 Banksville Rd. Pittsburgh, PA 15216). The cost for adults is $35.00/person and children (10 and under) are $15.00.  Please visit our events page for additional information

Important Announcment:

З огляду на Family Walk того ранку, дороги біля церкви будуть закриті отже 16-го жовтня, рБ 2016, не матимемо недільних богослужінь Due to the Pittsburgh Penguins 6.6K Run and Family Walk presented by Highmark, there will NO Sunday Divine Worship Services on October 16, AD 2016.

Church Tower:

Work has begun on repairing the towers at St. John's. The Stewardship Council awarded the contract to Ski Masonry.  The cost for this tower's repairs is $22,820.00.  Thanks to a $10,000 grant from The Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation, we are able to begin the task of preserving our church. St. John's, with its domes and towers not only represents our heritage, but also stands as a symbol of Pittsburgh's history.


We are very grateful for the Foundation's assistance with this endeavor. We are also grateful to those who have donated to the Stewardship Fund. This is the first of eight towers that we will have to fix. Due to the cost, we can only do one tower at a time. If you would like to help, you can send a check to: St. John's Stewardship Council c/o 95 S. Seventh St. Pittsburgh, PA. 15203

The Towers at St. John's


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Steps Toward A Reunited Church

A sketch of an Orthodox/Catholic vision for the future given by The North American  Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation Georgetown  University, Washington, DC October 2, 2010: Read.

Catholic in good standing?

In a poll conducted by Bishops in the U.S. which was released in April of 2008: 68 % of all Catholics surveyed believed that they could be in good standing with the Church without going to Mass / Divine Liturgy weekly. Continue reading.


Note from the Pastor:

"While 'Ukrainian' is in the title of our Church, one need not be ethnically Ukrainian to join this parish. The Ukrainian Catholic Church is a church that comes from the Ukrainian people, but is for the entire human race. We live out our Catholic faith according to the Byzantine Rite (which means that our theology, liturgy, spirituality and canon law are non-Latin or non-Roman), while maintaining full Eucharistic communion with the Catholic Church in Rome. More information is available on our about us page."

- Fr. Ivan Chirovsky

Spiritual Home

If you are looking for a spiritual home, consider our Parish Community, which is founded on one of the most important gifts of the Holy Spirit: the fullness of Holy Tradition, just as it was handed down to us from Jesus, to the apostles, to the bishops.  Continue Reading

Eastern Dignity

Please visit our Eastern Dignity page to read an important message from John Paul II (The Great) on why conversion is required of the Latin Church that she may respect and fully appreciate the dignity of Eastern Christians, and accept gratefully the spiritual treasures of which the Eastern Catholic Churches are bearers, to the benefit of the entire Catholic communion.

Reflections on who we are

"Reflections on who we are," by Rev. Mitered Protopresbyter Andriy Chirovsky, S.Th.D  NOTE pages 10-12 are blurry. In order to view them properly please open Two different traditions - One Catholic Church

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Historical Landmark

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