St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral
5913 State Road
Parma Ohio
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After a lengthy illness, Mrs Claudia Korowajczuk was called into Eternity by our Lord on Wednesday evening November 30, 2016 at the earthly age of 95.  Funeral services will be held at St. Vladimir Cathedral, 5913 State Road, Parma Ohio on Saturday December 3, 2016 at 10:00 AM.   Viewing is at the Cathedral immediately preceeding the funeral from 9:00 to 10:00 AM.  Claudia Korowajchuk was an active member of St. Vladimir Parish and a devoted and loved member of the Pyrohy Group.


May her memory be eternal.  Vichnaya Pamyat!     Вiчная ïï Пам'ять!

Bethlehem Peace Light Once Again Arrives in Parma!
Sunday, December 4th, following the Ukrainian Liturgy, for the 9th consecutive year, the Bethlehem Peace Light will arrive at our parish from New York City via Vienna, Austria from the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. It will remain lit on the Tetrapod until Theophany, January 19th.
     The Peace Light first came to the United States in December, 2001, following the attack on the Twin Towers in New York city. It now travels across the country, ending in Seattle, Washington and south into Texas, then Mexico. Everywhere that the Peace Light is taken, the following is spoken:
“We receive this Light as a message of Peace to everyone –

Cookie Walk

Cookie Walk  at            

St. Vladimir’s Cultural Center  3425 Marioncliff Drive, Parma, OH

On Sunday, December 4, 2016   From 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Cookie Walk flyer here.

Christmas Craft Fair


Sunday December 11, 2016

10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Craft Fair flyer here.


Perogies available week days between 10:00 and 2:00 or call 440-886-3223

Fresh perogies will be made this week for sale on Friday November 11.


Calendar of Services and Parish Events


Past Events 2015-2016
In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Independence of Ukraine, the Ukrainian Village Committee and the City of Parma Ohio sponsored a parade on Saturday August 27.   This was the 7th Annual Parade in Ukrainian Village.   Our Bishop Daniel walked with us in the parade.  Our float, provided  and made by Mike and Tanya Dobronos won First Place in the float competition.

Pictures may be found here.

Two youths from St. Vladimir parish elected to National Executive Board of the Junior Ukrainian Orthodox League at the annual convention held in Coatesville Pennsylvania on Saturday July 30, 2016.  Orest M. was elected as the President and Sophia D. was elected as the Financial Secretary of the Junior UOL National Executive Board. 

Notes from the UOL Convention

Mark Host receives an award of an icon in the UOL Annual Essay contest.  Mark Host along with seven other delegates from St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox League Chapter, Parma Ohio, are attending the 69th Annual UOL Convention hosted by Holy Ghost Parish in Coatesvlle Pennsylvania. 


Pictured from left to right  Teresa A. Linck, Essay Contest Chairman; Mark Host; in background, His Eminence Antony, Metropolitan & Prime Hierarch of UOC of the USA and Diaspora.



June 13-17, 2016  Vacation Church School


May 1, 2016  Holy Friday and Paschal Celebration of the Risen Christ.


April 24, 2016  Archpastoral Palm Sunday Visit to St. Vladimir Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Parma, OH!


The students of St. Vladimir's Taras Shevchenko School of Ukrainian Studies

present a program in honor of the Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko


March 12, 2016  Ambassador of Ukraine to the United States, Valeriy Chaly visit

Bishop Daniel's St. Vladimir Cathedral and its Taras Shevchenko School of Ukrainian Studies.


January 18 Youth Volunteer at St. Herman House


January 10 The youth bring the good tidings of the Birth of Jesus Christ

Consistory Office of Public Relations: Celebration of the Nativity of our Lord in

Parma, OH!:

January 7  Christmas Pontifical Divine Liturgy and Celebration at St. Vladimir Cathedral

December 20,  St. Nicholas visits the children of St. Vladimir Church School

December 19  St. Nicholas visits children of Parish Ukrainian School.

The Phoney War on Christmas - Really? by Rev. John Nakonachny in the Parma Observer

December 6, Pan Orthodox Christmas Concert 

November 30 Bethlehem Peace Light Arrives in Parma

November 19 St. Nicholas Program of the Parish Ukrainian School

August 22 Ukrainian Village Parade 2015

June  Vacation Church School 2015

May 31 First Confession Class

May 25 Graveside Services at Brooklyn Heights Cemetery

May 24 American Fallen Heroes Remembered

May 20 Spring Concert of the Music and Art Classes

May 17 Artificial Famine The Holodomor 2015 Commemoration

April 12  Pascha

April 10  Good Friday 

See the parish bulletins here.

Perogie Department information


Links to Orthodox Affiliates

Parish Facebook Page


Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the USA


Orthodox Christian Education  UOC of USA


Greater Cleveland Council of Orthodox Clergy


St. Vladimir Cathedral's   Taras Shevchenko School of Ukrainian Studies 


ORTHODOX CHRISTIAN NETWORK  The Orthodox Christian Network is a commissioned agency of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of North and Central America



OCF  Orthodox Christian Fellowship           This is the official campus ministry organization of the Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops of the United States of America.

Zoe for Life       
  ZOE is a charitable organization offering a wide variety of resources and support for women in a crisis pregnancy:

Zoe House  
   ZOE House is equipped to provide free and confidential services to clients.

St. Panteleimon Orthodox Christian Outreach     
A Pan-Orthodox ministry that displays Christian love, mercy and compassion to the individuals, families and facilities it serves.

Ancient Faith Radio


St. Herman House Cleveland  FOCUS

St. Mary of Egypt Orthodox Mission and Chapel



Current Schedules of Services and Events

Current Schedule for this week.


Calendar of Events for 2016-2017     English

Calendar of Events for 2016-2017     Ukrainian

Registration for the Dancing, Pottery, and Art Classes will be on Wednesday September 14 between 6:00 and 7:00 P.M.

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Sunday December 4, 2016

7:15 a.m., Pro-Liturgy for Cookie Walk Workers
8:30 p.m., English Divine Liturgy
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., U.O.L. Christmas Cookie Walk

9:45 a.m., Sunday School
10:15 a.m., Ukrainian Divine Liturgy