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Dear Friends, Welcome!

We are extremely pleased that you are visiting our website and are interested in the life of our parish family.
St. Mary the Protectress (Pokrova) Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral belongs to the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA and is under the omophorion of the Ecumenical Patriarchate.  For over sixty years, our parish has been a gathering place for the Ukrainian Orthodox faithful in the Detroit Metropolitan area.   We deeply appreciate the hard work of the founders of this parish – their legacy is a beautiful place of worship that enjoys a warm family atmosphere.  Our parish has opened its doors and hearts to many generations of Ukrainians –many who have left their homeland to find a better life in the U.S.A. and those born here.   This has also become the spiritual home of many people from various post-Soviet countries. We are very pleased to see the diversity of people worshipping together. St. Paul people said, "There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is neither male nor female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus." (Galatians 3, 28).
We come together for worship services regularly on Saturdays and Sundays and during major holy days. The main language of worship is Ukrainian, but services are also conducted in English and Church Slavonic. Our current Church was built in 1970 and was the result of many generous donations of time and money of the entire Ukrainian Orthodox community. From the very beginning our Church organizations and youth groups worked in close harmony with one another - the Sisterhood of St. Olha, the Cathedral choir, Lesia Ukrainka School of Religious and Ukrainian Education, the Ukrainian Orthodox League and the Organization of Democratic Ukrainian Youth (ODUM).

WE GLADLY WELCOME YOU
TO OUR CHURCH!

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SUNDAYS

Confession: 8:00 AM - 8:55 AM
Divine Liturgy: 9:00 AM (Summer time)

CHURCH HOLIDAYS

Confession: 8:00 AM - 8:55 AM
Divine Liturgy: 9:00 AM (Summer time)

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  Church Calendar

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  • Readings
Tuesday , August 4, 2020
(Julian calendar:
Tuesday , July 22, 2020)

Equal-to-the-Apostles Mary Magdalen
Holy Myrrh-bearer and Equal-to-the-Apostles Mary Magdalen (1st c.).
Translation of the relics (404) of Hieromartyr Phocas, bishop of Sinope (403).
St. Cornelius, monk, of Pereyaslav, and confessor of Olexandriv Convent (1693).


Apostle: 1Cor. 12:12-26
Gospel: Mat. 18:18-22–19:1-2, 13-15

To Equal-to-the-Apostles:
Apostle: 1Cor. 9:2-12
Gospel: Luk. 8:1-3

Tuesday , August 4, 2020
(Julian calendar:
Tuesday , July 22, 2020)

Luk. 8:1-3
1 And it came to pass soon afterwards, that he went about through cities and villages, preaching and bringing the good tidings of the kingdom of God, and with him the twelve,
2 and certain women who had been healed of evil spirits and infirmities: Mary that was called Magdalene, from whom seven demons had gone out,
3 and Joanna the wife of Chuzas Herod's steward, and Susanna, and many others, who ministered unto them of their substance.

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