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December 8, 2015 - November 20, 2016


Glory to Jesus Christ!  Glory Forever!

Bishop Kurt Burnette was ordained and enthroned as the Fifth Bishop of the Byzantine Ruthenian Catholic Eparchy of Passaic on December 4, 2013 at Saint Michael the Archangel Cathedral, Passaic, New Jersey. 



Bishop Kurt represented our Metropolitan Church at the Synod of the Family in Rome during October, 2015.  Follow his photo-journal by scrolling below.  




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Virtual ByzanTeen Evening Out

Calling all ByzanTEENS 

Virtual Byzanteen Evening Out on Sunday, June 28, 6-7:30 PM

Have the COVIX-19 Pandemic and social unrest got you down, worried, or wondering if things will ever get better? Join other Byzanteens from around the eparchy in the comfort of your home to connect and reconnect with one another and to discuss what it means to put on the “armor of God” in 2020.

There will be virtual games, discussion, and a reflection by Father Andrii Dumnych, Administrator, St Michael’s, Pittston and St. Nicholas, Swoyerville

Where: In cyberspace from the comfort of your home

Do I need to register?  YES     REGISTER NOW

Why do I need to register? 

Registration information will allow us to send you an email with the link to our virtual meeting room on the evening of the 28th.


How do I register?

Click the Register Now Tab


Is there a registration deadline? 

Yes, please register no later than Friday, June 26th.


Is there any cost?  

No.  However, you must bring your own refreshments.

Sunday of All Saints Message

"Then afterward I will pour out my spirit on all flesh; your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, and your young men shall see visions." Joel 2:28 (quoted by Peter following the Descent of the Holy Spirit in Acts 2:17)


Hear Bishop Kurt's message (here) for the Sunday of All Saints provided by God With Us Online and how the Holy Spirit at Pentecost prepares us to be Saints.

Living In or Near the Brooklyn Borough?

The Divine Liturgy is now being celebrated in Brooklyn, New York!

Sundays at 8:00 a.m. at: 

Saint Margaret Mary Roman Catholic Church

215 Exeter Street

Brooklyn, New York 11235


Come, pray with us and see our growing community!

For more information please contact Father Iaroslav Korostil



New Byzantine Catholic Community Forming

A Byzantine Catholic community is forming at St. Philip Neri RC Church, 292 Munn Road, Fort Mill, South Carolina (about a half hour drive from Charlotte, North Carolina). Please join us as we grow our community and celebrate together the Byzantine Divine Liturgy.


Father Steven Galuschik of All Saints Byzantine Catholic Church in North Fort Myers, Florida began celebrating the Divine Liturgy with the community at the end of October, 2017. This community will serve the northern part of South Carolina as well as Charlotte, North Carolina. 


Please share  this information with your friends and family, especially those who have moved "down South." The Divine Liturgy is celebrated on Saturdays at 4:00 p.m. If you would like to participate in any way, or have questions please contact Ron Somich at 440-477-6389 or at ron.somich@gmail.com or visit the website at https://carolinabyzantine.com for news, upcoming gatherings and service times.

Come and See

For a limited time, click above to preview

the Eparchy of Passaic's new Publication "Come and See"

Copies of the book are availlable from you pastor or by 

contacting the Director Of Eastern Christian Formation at 


On Line Parish Offering

You can now give to weekly offering on line.

Please follow the link or or go to the giving page.

I would like to give to my Parish online

Live Stream Tab Added

A New Tab Has been Added --Live Stream List

which will display parishes that will be live streaming Divine Liturgies