Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada

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Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada
Eparchia Torontinus Ucrainorum
Українська Католицька Єпархія Торонто й Східньої Канади
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Church Of The Holy Protection
Territory Ontario and Eastern Canada
Ecclesiastical province Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Headquarters Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- Catholics

Sui iuris church Ukrainian Greek Catholic
Rite Byzantine
Established November 3, 1956
Cathedral St. Josaphat Cathedral
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk
Bishop Stephen Victor Chmilar Bishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto and Eastern Canada
Metropolitan Archbishop Lawrence Daniel Huculak Archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg
Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto

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