Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon

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Eparchy of Saskatoon
Eparchia Saskatoonensis Ucrainorum
Українська Католицька Єпархія Саскатуну
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Location
Territory Saskatchewan, Canada
Ecclesiastical province Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Headquarters Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Population
- Catholics

7,700
Information
Sui iuris church Ukrainian Greek Catholic
Rite Byzantine Rite
Established November 3, 1956
Cathedral Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of St. George
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk
Bishop Bryan Joseph Bayda, C.SS.R. Bishop of the Eparchy of Saskatoon
Metropolitan Archbishop Lawrence Daniel Huculak Archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Website
Ukrainian Catholic 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

Diocesan 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