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Metro Area: Scranton - Wilkes-Barre - Hazleton (PA)
Ruthenian (Ukrainian) Greek Catholic Congregation of St Wolodymir
Historical Entry: Renamed
Formerly at:
426 N 7th Ave
Scranton
PA
18503-2104
USA
Historical Location - Not A Mailing Address Or Active Location
Rite: Byzantine
Church sui iuris: Ukrainian Greek-Catholic
Apostolic Exarchate: US, Faithful of the Oriental Rites (Ukrainian)

Sacramental Records at:
St Vladimir Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church
430 N 7th Ave
Scranton
PA
18503-2104
USA
Ph: 570-342-7023
Fax: 570-342-7130

Status & Location Changes:
Formed in: 1908, as Ruthenian Greek Catholic Church Congregation of St Wolodymir of Scranton, PA
Parish erected in: 1908, under the patronage of St Vladimir
Relocated in: 1932, to meet at St Lucy (Latin) Church & St Mary (Byzantine) Church, during construction
Renamed in: 1933, to its original site
Renamed in: 1933, as St Vladimir Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church
For this church, this is entry 1
of 2
This Entry Last Updated: 10/23/2910
Latitude: 41.4128283
Longitude: -75.6718235
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