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Pilgrims flock to Ukrainian Catholic Church in abandoned Pa. town

Pilgrims flock to Ukrainian Catholic Church in abandoned Pa. town

| Mary Klaus | September 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church in Centralia, seems an unlikely place for a pilgrimage.

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U.S. bishop travels to Ukraine, sees projects supported by American funds

U.S. bishop travels to Ukraine, sees projects supported by American funds

| Don Clemmer | July 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

People walk miles to participate in the pilgrimage to Stradch, a village about 12 miles northwest of the city of Lviv. Here the Ukrainian Catholic Church gathers every June 26 to honor its beatified martyrs in an outdoor liturgy before a carpet of pilgrims that stretches to the surrounding woods and hills. The liturgy is presided over by Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk of Kiev-Halych, major archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Church.

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