Go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. (Matthew 28:19).
The following Mission Parishes or Communities currently have a regular celebration of the Divine Liturgy or other Divine Services or are hoping to establish a Mission. If you find that any of the information is outdated please contact us and we'll either update it or remove it:
Existing Mission Parishes and Communities
- CALIFORNIA: Oxnard: St. John the Evangelist Romanian Catholic Mission meeting at Santa Clara Chapel in Oxnard (Rose Ave and Highway 101). Divine Liturgy Saturdays at 5:30 PM. Catechism prior at 4:30 PM and fellowship after Divine Liturgy on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month. Call/text Fr. Calin Tamiian at 805-765-0761 for information.
- FLORIDA: Melbourne, FL: Currently meeting at the chapel at the Florida Institute of Technology on the 1st & 3rd Sundays of each month at 3:00 PM. Contact Rev. Salvatore Pignato at St. Nicholas Parish in Orlando at 407-351-0133 or Jack Loos at 407-951-1979.
- KANSAS: Wichita, KS: Holy Apostles Byzantine Catholic Mission, Served from Holy New Martyrs of Ukraine Apostolate, Topeka. See ukiecatholictopeka.wordpress.com for more information.
- MARYLAND: Gaithersburg, MD: Epiphany of Our Lord Byzantine Catholic Mission - Currently meeting for Divine Liturgy every Sunday at 10:00 AM at the Mother of God Community School, 20501 Goshen Road, Gaithersburg, Maryland. Byzantine Christian Formation classes and social hour follow liturgy. For further information, contact Fr. John G. Basarab at 703-573-3986. www.eolmission.org.
- NORTH CAROLINA: Charlotte, NC: Saint Basil the Great Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Mission is currently meeting for Divine Services beginning with Matins at 11 AM every Sunday at the chapel located at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 1400 Suther Rd, Charlotte, NC. For more information, contact Father Mark Shuey at 919-779-7246, or stbasil.weebly.com
- NORTH CAROLINA: Charoltte (Fort Mill,SC): A Byzantine-Ruthenian Catholic Mission is being formed. See carolinabyzantine.com or call 440-477-6389 for details.
- NORTH CAROLINA: Garner, NC: Sts. Volodymyr and Olha Ukrainian Catholic Church, 8312 White Oak Rd. Garner, NC 27529. Contact Fr. Jason Charron Tel: 919-376-8099 or www.saintvando.org
- NORTH CAROLINA: Southern Pines, NC - St Michael's Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Mission meets in its Chapel, located in Building 1 of Canady Plaza, 655 So. Bennett St, Southern Pines, NC. The Divine Liturgy is served once monthly on Sunday at 3:00pm; Mystery of Confession available at 2:00pm on that Sunday. A Typica (Reader's Service with the Mystery of the Holy Eucharist) is served on the other Sundays of each month. All Divine Services are conducted in English. Youth and Adult Catechism Classes conducted weekly. For more information, please e-mail Fr. Deacon Daniel or call 910-295-2266.
- OKLAHOMA: Norman, OK: The Divine Liturgy will be offered at St. Mark The Evangelist Catholic Church in Norman, OK on the 2nd Sunday of every month at 6PM.
- OKLAHOMA: Tulsa, OK: Fellowship of St. Athanasius - currently meeting every Saturday at 6:00 PM. Contact Fr. Gary Sherman at 918-585-8280.
- SOUTH CAROLINA: Columbia, SC: Any and all persons interested in participating in an Eastern Catholic mission please contact: 803-381-7073.
- TENNESSEE: Knoxville / Seymour, TN: St. Thomas the Apostle Greek Catholic Mission Parish. www.hrbcc.org
- TEXAS: Austin, TX: Currently meeting on the first Saturday of every month at Our Lady’s Maronite Parish at 1320 East 51st Street, Austin, TX 78723, phone 512-458-3693. For information please contact Fr. Stephen Wahal in Irving at 972-438-5644 or Brian Lloyd at 512-301-4483.
- VIRGINIA: Front Royal, VA; SS Joachim and Anna Ukrainian Catholic Church
- WASHINGTON: Richland, WA: Currently meeting at Christ the King Roman Catholic Church, 1126 Long Av, Richland, WA. For more information please contact Jerry Vakoc (509-375-8541 (days) or 509-736-5500 (evenings)). Currently meeting for the celebration of the Divine Liturgy every 3rd Sunday of the month at 6:30 PM.
Information is being sought to determine if sufficient interest exists to pursue the formation of missions in the following areas:
- ALABAMA: Mobile, Alabama / Gulf Coast Mississippi: Contact St. Catherine of Siena Church, 2605 Springhill Ave., Mobile, AL 36607, Phone: 251-473-1415.
- NEW MEXICO: Gallup, New Mexico: Contact Phoenix at 602-861-9778.
- OKLAHOMA: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: Contact Tulsa or the Archeparchy of Pittsburgh.
- WISCONSIN: Chippewa Falls - Contact Mother Maria at 715-404-9736 or the Eparchy of Parma, Ohio at 216-741-8773 for informaton and worship schedule.