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Ruthenian Metropolitanate sui juris of

Pittsburgh

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Ruthenian (Byzantine)

Type: Metropolitanate sui juris

Population: 57,177 Catholics (2015)

Suffragan Sees: Holy Protection of Mary of Phoenix, Parma, Passaic

Neighbouring Dioceses: Holy Protection of Mary of Phoenix (↙), Parma (←), Passaic (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Oriental Churches

Statistics: 74 parishes, 2 missions, 59 priests (52 diocesan, 7 religious), 22 deacons, 63 lay religious (8 brothers, 55 sisters), 1 seminarian (2015)

Address: 66 Riverview Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15214, USA

Phone: +1 (412) 231-4000

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

All Churches (85)

Holy Protection of Mary of Phoenix (↙), Parma (←), Passaic (→)

Present Prelates

Metropolitan (2012.01.19 – ...):Archbishop William Charles Skurla (61)Archbishop William Charles Skurla (61)

President of Council of the Ruthenian Church of USA

Ordinaries

Metropolitans of Pittsburgh (Ruthenian Rite)

Archbishop William Charles Skurla (61)Archbishop William Charles Skurla (61)Permalink
(2012.01.19 – ...)

Metropolitan of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA)
President of Council of the Ruthenian Church of USA

May the Lord give you peace

Born:1956.06.01 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1987.05.23
Consecrated Bishop:2002.04.23

Bishop of Van Nuys of the Ruthenians (USA) (2002.02.19 – 2007.12.06)

Bishop of Passaic of the Ruthenians (USA) (2007.12.06 – 2012.01.19)

Metropolitan of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA) (2012.01.19 – ...)

President of Council of the Ruthenian Church of USA (2012.01.19 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Passaic of the Ruthenians (USA) (2013.10.29 – 2013.12.04)

Apostolic Administrator of Parma of the Ruthenians (USA) (2016.05.07 – 2017.06.24)

Archbishop Basil Myron SchottPermalink
(2002.05.03 – 2010.06.10)

In the name of the Lord

Born:1939.09.21 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1965.08.29
Consecrated Bishop:1996.07.11
Died:2010.06.10 († 70)

Bishop of Parma of the Ruthenians (USA) (1996.02.03 – 2002.05.03)

President of Council of the Ruthenian Church of USA (2002 – 2010.06.10)

Metropolitan of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA) (2002.05.03 – 2010.06.10)

Archbishop Judson Michael ProcykPermalink
(1994.11.09 – 2001.04.24)

Born:1931.04.09 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1957.05.19
Consecrated Bishop:1995.02.07
Died:2001.04.24 († 70)

Metropolitan of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA) (1994.11.09 – 2001.04.24)

President of Council of the Ruthenian Church of USA (1995 – 2001.04.24)

Archbishop Thomas Victor DolinayPermalink
(1991.05.16 – 1993.04.13)

Born:1923.07.24 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1948.05.16
Consecrated Bishop:1976.11.23
Died:1993.04.13 († 69)

Titular Bishop of Thyatira (1976.06.28 – 1981.12.03)

Auxiliary Bishop of Passaic of the Ruthenians (USA) (1976.06.28 – 1981.12.03)

Bishop of Van Nuys of the Ruthenians (USA) (1981.12.03 – 1990.02.19)

Coadjutor Archbishop of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA) (1990.02.19 – 1991.05.16)

Metropolitan of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA) (1991.05.16 – 1993.04.13)

Archbishop Stephen John KociskoPermalink
(1977.03.11 – 1991.06.12)

Born:1915.06.11 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1941.03.30
Consecrated Bishop:1956.10.23
Died:1995.03.07 († 79)

Titular Bishop of Theveste (1956.07.20 – 1963.07.06)

Auxiliary Exarch of United States of America of the Ruthenians (USA) (1956.07.20 – 1963.07.06)

Bishop of Passaic of the Ruthenians (USA) (1963.07.06 – 1967.12.22)

Bishop of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA) (1967.12.22 – 1969.02.21)

Metropolitan of Munhall of the Ruthenians (USA) (1969.02.21 – 1977.03.11)

Metropolitan of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA) (1977.03.11 – 1991.06.12)

Metropolitans of Munhall (Ruthenian Rite)

Archbishop Stephen John KociskoPermalink
(1969.02.21 – 1977.03.11)

(see above)

Bishops of Pittsburgh (Ruthenian Rite)

Bishop Stephen John Kocisko (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1967.12.22 – 1969.02.21)

(see above)

Bishop Nicholas Thomas Elko (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1963.07.06 – 1967.12.22)

Born:1909.12.14 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1934.09.30
Consecrated Bishop:1955.03.06
Died:1991.05.18 († 81)

Titular Bishop of Apollonias (1955.02.05 – 1963.07.06)

Apostolic Exarch of United States of America of the Ruthenians (USA) (1955.02.05 – 1963.07.06)

Bishop of Pittsburgh of the Ruthenians (USA) (1963.07.06 – 1967.12.22)

Titular Archbishop of Dara (1967.12.22 – 1971.08.10)

Auxiliary Bishop of Cincinnati (USA) (1971.08.10 – 1985.04.16)

Archbishop ad personam (1971.08.10 – 1991.05.18)

Apostolic Exarchs of United States of America (Ruthenian Rite)

Bishop Nicholas Thomas Elko (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1955.02.05 – 1963.07.06)

(see above)

Bishop Daniel IvanchoPermalink
(1948.05.13 – 1954.12.02)

Born:1908.03.30 (Austria-Hungary)
Ordained Priest:1934.09.30
Consecrated Bishop:1946.11.05
Died:1972.08.02 († 64)

Titular Bishop of Europus (1946.08.29 – 1948.05.13)

Coadjutor Apostolic Exarch of United States of America of the Ruthenians (USA) (1946.08.29 – 1948.05.13)

Apostolic Exarch of United States of America of the Ruthenians (USA) (1948.05.13 – 1954.12.02)

Bishop Basil TakachPermalink
(1924.05.20 – 1948.05.13)

Born:1879.10.27 (Austria)
Ordained Priest:1902.12.12
Consecrated Bishop:1924.06.15
Died:1948.05.13 († 68)

Titular Bishop of Zela (1924.05.20 – 1948.05.13)

Apostolic Exarch of United States of America of the Ruthenians (USA) (1924.05.20 – 1948.05.13)

Former Prelates


as of 2017.10.16

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