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St. Peter & St. Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church
220 Mansfield Blvd (mailing: PO Box 835), Carnegie, PA 15106
Divine Liturgy Sunday 9:30 AM * Vespers Saturday 6:00 PM
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Our Clergy
Fr. John Charest & Matushka Laryssa & Family

 

Fr. John was born and raised in Rhode Island. He was baptized and grew up in the Woonsocket parish of St. Michael. At the age of 17 he was tonsured a reader and subdeacon by His Eminence Archbishop Antony. After graduating from Rhode Island College with a degree in Elementary Education Fr. John stayed busy in his hometown working with the youth soccer league, coaching high school soccer and hockey, and substitute teaching in the elementary and high school. It was in his college years that he began to discern his call to the priesthood. With encouragement from His Eminence Archbishop Antony he went on the inaugural mission trip to Ukraine in 2003. That trip cemented his love of serving and prompted his participation in three more trips. On his last trip, he and another team member, Laryssa Tschaikowsky, grew close to one another which lead to their marriage in 2010.
After being married Fr. John completed the St. Stephen program at the Antiochian House of Studies and was ordained, by His Grace Bishop Daniel to the Deaconate in 2011. Fr. John served as a deacon for three years at St. Peter and Paul parish in Palos Park, IL and three years at St. Volodymyr Cathedral in Chicago, IL. After six years of serving as a deacon and completing the MDIV program at St. Sophia Theological Academy in South Bound Brook, NJ, His Eminence Archbishop Daniel ordained Fr. John to the priesthood. Fr. John served a brief amount of time as an assistant priest at St. Volodymyr Cathedral before being assigned to Saints Peter and Paul parish in Carnegie, PA.
Fr. John has served as advisor to the Junior National Executive Board of the Ukrainian Orthodox League for three years and currently serves as their Spiritual Advisor. Fr. John is a member of the All Saints Camp Board and an active participant in the Pittsburgh Area Clergy Brotherhood. Fr. John and Matushka Laryssa have four children.


Deacon Evan & Pani Matka Alice O'Neil
Readers

Michael Kapeluck

 

Stephen Sawchuk

Altar Servers & Altar Boys

 

Altar Server:  Paul Onufrey

Altar Boy:  Theo Nixon

Altar Boy:  Sebastian Charest

 

Parish Greeters

 

John Stasko

Cindy Haluszczak

Howard West 

Our Parish Council Administration

 

Parish Council President, Howard West

Vice-President:  Mary Stevens

Recording Secretary:  Cindy Haluszczak

Treasurer:  John Stasko

Asst. Treasurer:  John Pontus

Financial Secretary:  Dr. Victor Onufrey

Asst. Financial Secretary:  Josie Pontus

Trustee:  Sherri Walewski

Trustee:  Pani-Matka Alice O'Neil

Trustee:  Natalie Onufrey

Trustee: Rachel Losego

Trustee:  Kris Burianek

Auditors:  Ron Wachnowsky, Pat Sally, Marlane Pawlosky

Vestreymen:  Michael Kapeluck, Steven Sawchuk

 

Our Organization Leaders & Helpers

Church School Administration:  Sue Leis

Choir Director:  Matushka Laryssa Charest

Bulletin Editor: Michael Kapeluck

Parish Technology (Website/Social Media/ etc.): Chris Mills

Sr. Ukrainian Orthodox League, Chapter President:  Michael Sally

St. Matrona's Ladies Society, President:  Rachel Losego

Kitchen Workers, Leader:  Sherri Waleweski 

Youth Ministry:  Natalie Kapeluck-Nixon, Mike Sally

Kyiv Ukrainian Dance Group, Artistic Director:  Natalie Kapeluck

Kyiv Ukrainian Dance Group, President:  Mike Sally

St. Peter & St. Paul Museum:  Sr. UOL Chapter:  Michael Kapeluck, Chairperson

St. John & St. Martin's Closet:  Sherri Walewski, Natalie Kapeluck-Nixon

Thursday Sr. Coffee Hour:  Fr. Deacon Even & Pani Matka Alice O'Neil

Sunday Coffee Hour: Sr. UOL Chapter: Rachel Losego (Scheduling), Bonnie Reinhart (Supplies)

Parish Men's Group:  Fr. John Charest

 

 

For Parish Organization contact information or event chairs and how to contact them, please click on this link HERE. 

 

Parish Council
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Sts. Peter & Paul
Parish Email:
orthodoxcarnegie@gmail.com
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Rev. Fr. John Charest
Priest
847-910-7120 (Phone)
frjohn.charest@aol.com
Deacon Evan O'Neil
Deacon
412-276-9718 (Phone)
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Parish Council President: Howard West
724-910-9627 (Phone)
orthodoxcarnegie@gmail.com
Vice President: Mary Stevens
Recording Secretary: Cynthia Haluszczak
Treasurer: John Stasko
Financial Secretary: Victor Onufrey
Assistant Financial Secretary: Tracey Sally
Trustee Chairperson: Sherri Walewski
orthodoxcarnegie@gmail.com

 Head Trustee handles property concerns


Trustee: Alice O'Neil
Trustee: Natalie Onufrey
Trustee: Rachel Losego
Trustee: Melissa Haluszczak
orthodoxcarnegie@gmail.com

Contact for Church Hall Rental Information Hall Info


Auditor: Michele Kapeluck
Auditor: Alexis Sawchuk
Auditor: Ron Wachnowsky
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Vestrymen: Steven T. Sawchuk, Jr.
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Vestrymen: Michael D. Kapeluck
Reader
Kapeluck@verizon.net (Bulletin submission)
Technology Committee
technology@orthodoxcarnegie.org

Technology  handles items concerning the Parish Website and Social Media Accounts.  To request an item to be placed on parish website/social media or an update, please email this committee.


St. Peter & St. Paul Ukrainian Orthodox Church

P. O. Box 835

(Mailing Address)

 

220 Mansfield Blvd.

Carnegie, PA  15106

Rectory:  412-279-2111

Parish Hall:  412-276-9718


Latest News
St. Martin's Closet
Upcoming Events
ST. MARTINS CLOSET   CLOSED IN JANUARY 2023 ...
  • Sun
    29Jan

    9:30AM Divine Liturgy & Coffee Hour
  • Mon
    30Jan

    6:00 PM Kyiv Ukrainian Dance Group Meets
  • Tue
    31Jan

    7:00PM Moleben for Peace
  • Thu
    2Feb

    10:00 AM  Parishoner Senior Coffee Hour
     
    7:30 PM ASC Capital Campaign Kickoff Meeting.  
  • Sat
    4Feb

    6:00PM Vespers
Service Schedule
Sunday
9:30am - Divine Liturgy

Followed by Coffee Hour at the Parish Hall

  
Tuesday
7:00pm - Moleben for Peace

Services alternate between Sts. Peter & Paul UOC & Holy Trinity Parish

  
Saturday
6:00pm - Vespers
  

Please click on the CALENDAR BUTTON not the Calendar Link for the correct calendar information.  Thank you!

 

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Parish News Feed
St. Martin's Closet
11 Jan 2023 at 2:31pm

ST. MARTINS CLOSET  

CLOSED IN JANUARY 2023


http://www.orthodoxcarnegie.org/stsjmcloset.html

Theophany Season
28 Jan 2023 at 10:38pm

Theophany Services Information


http://www.orthodoxcarnegie.org/news_230111_1.html

Nativity Season
11 Jan 2023 at 2:29pm

Nativity Services & Information

Christ Is Born!


http://www.orthodoxcarnegie.org/news_230105_1.html

St. Nicholas Visits Our Parish!
11 Jan 2023 at 1:10pm

St. Nicholas Visits Our Parish!

Sunday, Dec. 18, 2022


http://www.orthodoxcarnegie.org/news_221218_1.html


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For complete calendar information click HERE

News from UOC of USA
Month of FEBRUARY in the Life of the Church - Місяць ЛЮТИЙ в житті Церкви
31 Jan 2023 at 4:02pm

http://www.uocofusa.org/news_230131_1.html

Weekly Journey to Pascha - Подорож до Пасхи
27 Jan 2023 at 10:26pm

http://www.uocofusa.org/news_230127_4.html

02/02/23 - ASC Capital Improvement Project Kickoff Meeting
27 Jan 2023 at 3:55pm

The online meeting will take place on Thursday, February 2, 2023, at 7:30 PM


http://www.uocofusa.org/news_230127_2.html

Archbishop Daniel's Liturgical Schedule
27 Dec 2022 at 4:23pm

http://www.uocofusa.org/news_180803_3.html

Akathist to the Birth-Giver of God - the Healer of Cancer and Other Illnesses
17 hours ago

Акафіст до Богородиці ВСЕЦАРИЦІ - Уздоровлення від Ракових Захворювань


http://www.uocofusa.org/news_230201_2.html


Ongoing Parish Efforts

The parish supports various causes and efforts through-out the community during the year.  Below are just a few of our current on-going efforts.

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Mailing Address
St. Peter & St. Paul
PO Box 835
Carnegie, PA 15106
Location
220 Mansfield Boulevard
Carnegie, PA 15106
Email, Phone, and Fax
orthodoxcarnegie@gmail.com
(412) 279-2111 (Rectory) (Phone)
(412) 276-9718 (Parish Hall - not a fax line)) (Fax)