Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton

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Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton
Українська Католицька Едмонтонська Єпархія

Eparchia Edmontonensis Ucrainorum
St Josephat UCC.jpg

Seat of the Eparchy: The Cathedral of St. Josephat

Basic information
Location Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Territory Alberta, Canada
Population 28,750 Catholics
Liturgical rite Byzantine
Particular Church Ukrainian Greek Catholic
Ecclesiastical province Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Established November 3, 1956
Cathedral Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of St. Josaphat
Bishop David Motiuk
Website Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Major Archbishop Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk
Metropolitan Lawrence Daniel Huculak Archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Bishop David Motiuk Bishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton.

The Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton is a Ukrainian Catholic diocese that governs parishes in the Canadian province of Alberta. On January 26, 2007 Pope Benedict XVI appointed Auxiliary Bishop David Motiuk of the Archeparchy of Winnipeg as head of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Edmonton.

As of 2007, the diocese contains 87 parishes, 39 active diocesan and religious priests, and 28,750 Catholics. It also has 30 Women Religious, 24 Religious Brothers, and 5 permanent deacons.

Residential bishops[edit]

The following is a list of the bishops of Edmonton and their terms of service:

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Coordinates: 53°32′N 113°30′W / 53.533°N 113.500°W / 53.533; -113.500