Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon

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Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon
Українська Католицька Єпархія Саскатуну

Eparchia Saskatoonensis Ucrainorum
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Seat of the Eparchy: The Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of St. George, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Basic information
Location Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Territory Saskatchewan, Canada
Population 7,700 Catholics
Liturgical rite Byzantine Rite
Particular Church Ukrainian Greek Catholic
Ecclesiastical province Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Established November 3, 1956
Cathedral Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of St. George
Bishop Bryan Bayda
Website Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk
Metropolitan Lawrence Daniel Huculak Archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Bishop Bryan Joseph Bayda, C.SS.R. Bishop of the Eparchy of Saskatoon

The Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon (Ukrainian: Саскатунська єпархія Української греко-католицької церкви) is the Ukrainian Greek Catholic eparchy for the Canadian province of Saskatchewan. It is one of the suffragan eparchies of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg. The current bishop is Bryan Joseph Bayda, C.SS.R..

History[edit]

  • March 10, 1951: Established as Apostolic Exarchate of Saskatoon
  • November 3, 1956: Elevated to Eparchy of Saskatoon

Residential bishops[edit]

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

Statistics[edit]

As of 2009, the eparchy contains 84 parishes, 29 active eparchial and religious priests, and 7,256 Catholics. It also has 16 Women Religious, 9 Religious Brothers, and 3 permanent deacons.

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Coordinates: 52°07′N 106°39′W / 52.117°N 106.650°W / 52.117; -106.650