eparch


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a bishop or metropolitan in charge of an eparchy in the Eastern Church

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the governor or prefect of an eparchy in ancient Greece

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The diocesan bishop or eparch can be removed only if he has objectively been lacking in a very grave manner the diligence that is required of his pastoral office," it continues, specifying: "In the case of abuse against minors or vulnerable adults it is sufficient that the lacking of diligence be grave.
They were Bishop Basil Filevich, Eparch emeritus of Saskatoon (Ukrainian) and Bishop Roman Danylak, then Apostolic Administrator of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto.
John Pazak, Eparch for the Byzantine Rite Slovaks in Canada, at Notre Dame Cathedral.
Father Kenneth Nowakoski, 49, rector of Holy Spirit Ukrainian Catholic Seminary in Ottawa, has been named Eparch of the Ukrainian Eparchy of New Westminster, BC.
Eparch Motiuk was rector of Holy Spirit Ukrainian Catholic Seminary in Ottawa from 1996 to 2001, after which he was appointed auxiliary bishop of the Archeparchy of Winnipeg, MB.
and Eparch Stephen Chmilar of the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Toronto (Jan.
5 letter to Cardinal Achille Silvestrini, the prefect of the Congregation for Eastern-Rite Churches, Borecky stated, "I have received no communication from (Pope John Paul II) that any of my powers as eparch have been diminished.
Isidore Borecky, retired Eparch of the Ukranian Catholic Greek rite Eparchy of Toronto passed away at age 92, the same day that a new bishop for the eparchy, Father Stephen Chmilar, 58, was ordained and installed.
Moreover, I have received no communication from His Holiness that any of my powers as eparch have been diminished.