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Historic Sites of Manitoba: Mother of Perpetual Help Ukrainian Catholic Church / St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church (580 Talbot Avenue, Winnipeg)

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This church on Talbot Avenue in Winnipeg was designed by Philip Ruh and erected between 1942 and 1952. Known originally as Mother of Perpetual Help Ukrainian Catholic Church, it was taken over by the Serbian Orthodox Church in 1974.

Clerics

Period

Cleric

1942-1948

Rev. Ihor Shpytkowsky

1948

Rev. Michael Melnyk

1948-1952

Rev. Peter Romanyshyn

1952-1965

Rev. Stephen Semchuk

1965-1989

John Sholdak (1928-2004)

Photos & Coordinates

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church (May 2015)
Source: George Penner

St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church

Interior of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church (August 2015)
Source: George Penner

Site Coordinates (lat/long): N49.90552, W97.09892
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.

Page revised: 13 February 2021

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