Bishop Kurt Burnette was ordained and enthroned as the Fifth Bishop of the Byzantine Ruthenian Catholic Eparchy of Passaic on December 4, 2013 at Saint Michael the Archangel Cathedral, Passaic, New Jersey.
EAST MEETS WEST IN AMERICA'S NEW BLESSED!
Sister Miriam Teresa Demjanovich was beatified on Saturday, October 4, 2014 in New Jersey. She is the fourth American-born woman to be beatified, the first on American soil. Listen to Bishop Kurt Burnette's interview with Andrew Summerson aired on Vatican Radio. Listen >
HIERARCHICAL DIVINE LITURGY OF THANKSGIVING CELEBRATED AT ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST CHURCH, BAYONNE
On Sunday, September 28, 2014 the Hierarchical Divine Liturgy of Thanksgiving was celebrated at St. John the Baptist Church in Bayonne, NJ. This is the Byzantine Catholic Ruthenian Church in which Blessed Miriam Teresa was baptized. She says that her true life "began on the day she was baptized, not when she was born in the flesh." She was baptized at St. John the Baptist Church on March 31, 1901. See photos >