Welcoming the presence of the hierarchs of the UOC of the USA, Major Archbishop Swiatoslav offered his words of appreciation to them for carrying on the modern day tradition of expressing brotherly love for one another in the hope that this love will lead to greater cooperation with and comprehension of on another. 

Metropolitan Antony and Archbishop Daniel were escorted by Very Rev. Fr. Ivan Lymar (pastor of St. Volodymyr Ukrainian Orhtodox Cathedral in Chicago, IL) and Very Rev. Fr. Vasyl Sendeha (pastor of Sts Peter and Paul Ukrainian Orhtodox Church in Palos Park, IL).

In the afternoon hours of Thursday, June 29, 2017, Metropolitan Antony and Archbishop Daniel departed Chicago Metropolitan area for Winnipeg, Canada, where a meeting of the Permanent Conference of Ukrainian Orthodox Bishops Beyond the Boundaries of Ukraine is scheduled to take place in the headquarters of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada.

Photos: Courtesy of St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral