​Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia  ​: " The Way" English version: ​http://www.ukrarcheparchy.us/way/THEWAY170205ENG.pdf

What Do We Teach?

We use both the Old Testament and the Gospels as the foundation for our Ukrainian Catholic faith and the inspiration for our daily lives. We put those teachings into practice at home and at work.


Welcome Brothers & Sisters

Shine in the love of God's grace, every day.


At St Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church Great Meadows NJ, it's our mission to help you explore your relationship with God and improve those meaningful relationships in your family life. Join us each Saturday afternoon or Sunday morning and experience the warmth of faith and the strength of our community.
 

Announcements

St. Nicholas  Ukrainian Catholic Church

Friends in Christ, Welcome to Our Parish

What Are Our Core Values?

Just as Jesus said in the Beatitudes, blessed are the poor and the hungry. Our mission is not just to love one another, but to make sure we spread the love of the Gospels everywhere.

PYROHY SALE   Next sale is Wednesday, October 17. Help will be very much needed  on Tuesday & Wednesday, October 16 & 17th to peel and cook potatoes and pinch pyrohy, beginning at 9:00 am.  Anyone free on those days, please come to help out.


STUFFED CABBAGE SALE - Canceled for October 20, 2018 due to the unavailability of cabbage at this time.


ST. NICHOLAS FEAST DAY.  Our annual St. Nicholas Feast Day Dinner will be held on Sunday, December 2 after 11:00 am Divine Liturgy.  We are asking for  a donation of $20/per adult, children under 10 are free.  Each parishioner is asked to bring a vegetable, salad or dessert.  The main course will be provided by the parish.  Please complete the attached form and return it with your check made payable to St Nicholas Church, tickets will be sent to you.  We need an exact count of adults and children who will be attending. No one will be admitted at the door. additional forms are on the bulletin table in church.


DAILY PRAYER BOOKLET  Daily Prayers of the Eastern Church booklets are available on the bulletin table for a donation of $3.00. This prayer book was prepared by the North Anthracite Protopresbyterate of the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia. It is a treasury of prayers of the Ukrainian Catholic Church with beautiful icons.  Please take a look at these prayer books, they are a wonderful spiritual guide.


RECTORY PAINTING The Rectory is in need of painting and we are asking for your help to offset the cost to the parish.  Special envelopes, marked Rectory Painting are on the bulletin table or use a plain envelope with your name printed clearly on it and mark for rectory painting.  Donations will be listed in the bulletin.


TRICKY TRAY - Sunday, October 14th , Holy Ghost Ukrainian Catholic Church, 315 Fourth St. West Easton, PA 18042. Doors open at 12:00 noon, first drawing at 2:00 pm.  $10 admission includes first sheet of tickets.  Refreshments available for purchase.


CARITAS - DUBNO  A charitable organization, which was founded in 2013 to provide support and help children with special needs, children from very poor families, children who are impaired, orphans and children whose parents have died in the ongoing war in eastern Ukraine is in need of funds for their projects.  Caritas-Dubno organizes and sponsors various spiritual and personal development programs, art workshops and summer camps.  If you are interested in helping out, please mail your donation s to our chancery,  Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia, 810 North Franklin St.  Philadelphia, PA, 19123..  Checks are to be made out to Special Needs in Ukraine and marked DUBNO.  Additional information is on the bulletin table.


​MIRACLES OF MARY - True stories of miraculous interventions by the Blessed Virgin Mary in countries beyond the Iron Curtain.  These pamphets are available on the bulletin table. donation is requested.


WELCOME - All parishioners and non-parishioners are welcome to come and visit with Father Evhen at the rectory.  you don't have to have a problem, just come and spend a few minutes with him. Please call the Rectory at 908-799-3386 to arrange your visit.



 CHURCH DUES- Church Dues are due for 2018.  The envelope for Yearly Dues is in your envelope box dated February 25, 2018.. Dues are $25 per year for individuals,  $40.00 per year for families.  Partial payments are accepted. If you do not  have an envelope, please  use a plain envelope with your name and address clearly on the front and place it in the collection basket.  Thank you.



​CANDLE OFFERINGS: ​Alter candles (2) and Eternal Light Candle are available in memory of, or in honor of a loved one for $10.  Also available are 7 - day candles for $7 and 5 day candles for $5.00.  Please use the Candle offering envelopes available on the bulletin table.


SHOP RITE GIFT CARDS: ​We are selling ShopRite gift Cards in denominations of $100, $50 and $25 as a fundraiser.  These cards make great gifts for Birthdays and other occasions.  Please see Eileen Kowalick after Liturgy. Your support of this fundraiser will be greatly appreciated.



New Address  - The correct mailing address of our Philadelphia Archeparchy Chancery is: Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia

810 North Franklin Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123

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New Cathechism - The New Catechism of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, Christ Our Pascha, is now available to read online in the English language.  Please access the link: 

​http://catechism.royaldoors.net/catechism/.

 

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​​Domestic Disaster Recovery Fund - ​ A Domestic Disaster Recover Fund was established by our Philadelphia Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy to aid victims recovering from such disasters as Hurricane Harvey. These disasters remind all of us of the fragile nature as we witness our neighbors suffering loss of life an material possessions.  In times such as these , we are called to assist our neighbors in need... If you would like to make a donation for the humanitarian needs of the victims of Hurricane Harvey, please send your gift to the attention of this fund. 

​Domestic Disaster Recovery Fund

​c/o Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia

810 N. Franklin Street

​Philadelphia, Pa 19123


​​ ​​VISTATION OF THE SICK/ANNOINTING OF THE SICK-

​Anyone wishing to be visited with Holy communion and or anointed for the healing, please call Fr. Evhen at the Rectory at 908-799-3386.


​​​RENOVATION PROJECTS : ​Renovation projects are ongoing and we still need your financial help. Please  use the envelopes marked Renovation Projects located on the bulletin table to make your donation.  Attached in this weeks bulletin is a summary of the costs thus far for the recent renovations made to our hall.  Thank you for your support.


ST. JOSEPH' ADULT CARE HOME -​ Compassionate and quality care of our elderly parents and family members is offered by the Sisters Servants of Mary Immaculate at St. Joseph's Home in Sloatsburg, NY.. An addition of a new wing and the upgrading of the existing facilities will enable the Sisters Servants to offer elevated medical care and service for the elderly as well as the capacity to admit more people needed care.  Donations are needed to expand their facilities. Please send your donations to St. Joseph's Adult Care Home, Inc. P.O. Box 8, Sloatsburg, NY 10974. Donations are tax deductible.


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