His Beatitude, Major Archbishop Sviatoslav Shevchuk, celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Ukrainian Catholic Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Sunday, Nov. 15 in Philadelphia. During the liturgy, Ukrainian-rite religious sisters and brothers renewed their vows. The major archbishop and concelebrating bishops also blessed the new mosaics of Blessed Josaphata Hordashevska, foundress of the Sisters Servants of Mary Immaculate, and Venerable Andrey Sheptytsky of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, who died in a Soviet prison in 1944. After the liturgy a new bell tower, which houses the original bell from an older Ukrainian cathedral in Baltimore, was blessed. Read full coverage of the liturgy here. (Photos by Sarah Webb)
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