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Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saint Josaphat in Parma

Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saint Josaphat in Parma is a diocese of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church in the United States, with its seat in Parma, Ohio. It was established in 1983 by Pope John Paul II. The eparchy encompasses parishes in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Ohio, western Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and West Virginia.

Eparchy of Ukrainian Greek Catholic Eparchy of Saint Josaphat in Parma

Eparchia Sancti Iosaphat Parmensis
Sign and a Futurist/Byzantine Revival church with colorful mosaic
St. Josaphat Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral in Parma, Ohio
Location
CountryUnited States
TerritoryOhio, Western Pennsylvania, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina
Ecclesiastical provinceUkrainian Catholic Metropolia of Philadelphia
HeadquartersParma, Ohio, United States
Population
- Catholics

10,701
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Sui iuris churchUkrainian Greek Catholic
RiteByzantine
EstablishedDecember 5, 1983
CathedralSt. Josaphat's Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral
Current leadership
PopeFrancis
Major ArchbishopSviatoslav Shevchuk
BishopBohdan Danylo
Metropolitan ArchbishopStefan Soroka
Website
Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Parma
Map of the Eparchy of Parma

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BishopsEdit

The first eparch (bishop) was Robert M. Moskal. The current eparch is Bohdan Danylo, who was elevated by Pope Francis in 2014.

Metropolia of Philadelphia for the UkrainiansEdit

The eparchy is one of three suffragan eparchies of the Ukrainian Catholic Metropolia of Philadelphia, which also includes the Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia, the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saint Nicholas of Chicago, and the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Stamford.

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Coordinates: 41°24′25″N 81°42′46″W / 41.40685°N 81.71266°W / 41.40685; -81.71266