Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada

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Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada
Українська Католицька Єпархія Торонто й Східньої Канади

Eparchia Torontinus Ucrainorum
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Church Of The Holy Protection

Basic information
Location Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Territory Ontario and Eastern Canada
Population 36,910 Catholics
Liturgical rite Byzantine
Particular Church Ukrainian Greek Catholic
Ecclesiastical province Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Established November 3, 1956
Cathedral St. Josaphat Cathedral
Bishop Stephen Victor Chmilar
Website Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk
Metropolitan Lawrence Daniel Huculak Archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Bishop Stephen Victor Chmilar Bishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada

The Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada is a Ukrainian Catholic eparchy that includes part of Canada. The current bishop is Stephen Victor Chmilar. Parishes under the authority of the eparchy are located in Ontario, Quebec, and Nova Scotia.

As of 2007, the diocese contains 75 parishes, 96 active diocesan and religious priests, and 36,910 Catholics. It also has 36 Women Religious, 15 Religious Brothers, and 19 permanent deacons.

In 2010, Bishop Stephen Chmilar gave the blessing for the creation of the Eparchial Office of Youth Ministry, with the mission of promoting the involvement of young adults within the Church. This Office is currently under the direction of Fr. Andrew Figol.

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Coordinates: 43°41′00″N 79°28′00″W / 43.6833°N 79.4667°W / 43.6833; -79.4667