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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church (965 Boyd Avenue, Winnipeg)

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This Ukrainian Catholic Church on Boyd Avenue in Winnipeg was designed by local architect Victor Deneka and built between May 1961 and May 1962 by contractor Steve Zulak. It replaced an earlier structure from 1926. Painting of its icons was done by artist Theodore Baran and the woodworking and iconostatis carving was by Walter Masden and George Buchynsky.

Clerics

Period

Cleric

1922-1926

Rev. Michael Olenchuk

1926-1930

Rev. Pantelemon Bozyk

1930-1937

Rev. John Holowka

1937-1952

Rev. Stephen Semchuk

1952-1957

Rev. Joseph Fornalchuk

1957-?

Rev. Roman Dobriansky

Photos & Coordinates

Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church

Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church (June 2017)
Source: George Penner

Interior of Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church

Interior of Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church (July 2017)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.92691, W97.15725
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Ukrainian Catholic Churches of Winnipeg Archeparchy by Anna Maria Kowcz-Baran, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, 1991.

This page was prepared by George Penner and Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 30 August 2020

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