Schedule of Services
October 20, 18th Sunday after Pentecost
Divine Liturgy at 9:00 a.m
October 27, 19th Sunday after Pentecost
Divine Liturgy at 10:00 a.m
November 2, St. Demetrius Soul Saturday
Divine Liturgy at 9.30 a.m
November 3, 20th Sunday after Pentecost
Divine Liturgy at 9.30 a.m
NOON SERVICE (bilingual) at 11:00 a.m
ST MARY THE PROTECTRESS PATRONAL FEAST - today on Sunday, October 20, 2019, Divine Liturgy in our church will begin one hour earlier, at 9:00 am, thereby giving our parishioners the chance to join members of our sister parish in celebrating their patronal feast day. All are welcome!
PIZZA HOUSE: St. Mary the Protectress Parish invites you for pizza, sweets and coffee on Saturday, November 2, 2019, after Vespers. Following that there will be a program featuring music and singing by music lovers. Starting at 17:30. Admission by voluntary contributions. The funds raised are earmarked for the needs of their Parish.
PIZZA HOUSE: The Parents' Committee of the Metropolitan Ilarion Ukrainian School invites everyone for pizza, coffee and donuts on Sunday, November 10, 2019, after Liturgy. Afterwards Fr. Volodymyr will talk about the significance of liturgical music in the Liturgy, followed by an entertaining program where each of the attendees can sing and / or play the guitar, piano, or relate an interesting story or poem as they wish. Those who wish to participate in the program should let Fr. Volodymyr know in advance, i.e. before November 3, 2019. Admission is by voluntary contributions. The funds raised are earmarked for the needs of our Parish.
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BILINGUAL SERVICE: on the first Sunday of every month after the Ukrainian Liturgy there will be a second service in two languges English and Franch. Thus only on this day our regular Service will begin at 9:30 a.m. On all other Sundays the Service will begin at 10:00 a.m. as usual. The Noon Day Service will start at 11:00 a.m. Our first Service will begin on October 6, 2019. If you are interested in attending, do please let Fr. Volodymyr know: 514-947-2235, or call the Parish Council Chair Simon Kouklewsky at 514-983-3358. After the Noon Day Service there will be coffee and pastry in the Church auditorium. All are invited.
ТНЕ SACRAMENT OF CONFESSlON COMMUNlON Confession is heard every Sunday morning at 30 minutes before Liturgy.
VISITING SICK - Please note that Fr. Volodymyr is visiting parishioners in hospitals and nursing homes on Wednesdays. If you know of any parishioner or you would like him to visit you, please call him at 514-947-2235 to arrange a time.
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90th Anniversary of our Parish
HISTORY OF SAINT SOPHIE PARISH See article
ANNIVERSARY BOOKS – are available to be picked up on Sundays from 12:00 – 1:00 pm in the Parish Hall.
Current Photos of Parish Life
2018 Easter Palm Sunday, Good Friday and The Lord's Pascha
Cathedral Choral Workshop October 21, 2017
Lecture series at St Sophie's October 22, 2017
Previous photos Click here