Appointment of Bishop of the
Eparchy of Saint Nicholas of Chicago of the Ukrainians,
United States of America
St. Michael the Archangel Parish, located in Dearborn Michigan,
is a vibrant Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Community,
part of the St. Nicholas Eparchy located in Chicago,
and is in communion with the Bishop of Rome.
Mission: Then Jesus approached and said to them, “All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, until the end of the age.”
Description: St. Michael the Archangel Parish, located in Dearborn Michigan, is a small but vibrant Ukrainian Catholic Community dedicated to preserving the traditions upon which it was founded and bearing witness to God’s active presence in creation. It is an Eastern Catholic Church that uses the ritual of the Byzantine Church and follows Ukrainian traditions, customs and liturgical practices. Services are conducted in both English and Ukrainian. Open to all Christians, St. Michael’s Parish is in full communion with the Catholic Church. All Catholics in good-standing are able to partake of the Eucharist and can fulfill their obligations as stipulated by the Catholic Church.