St. Mary's Protection
Ukrainian Orthodox Church of USA
10 Oakwood Street Bridgeport, Ct

Welcome to St. Mary's. We are a small warm community welcoming all who visit.

Come and experience the faith with us. 











Ecumenical Patriarch


Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the U.S.A.


 + Eastern Eparchy


Metropolitan Antony

Archbishop Daniel


Consistory of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of USA webpage

Face book:  St Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church Bridgeport




Sunday Divine Liturgy begins at 9:30AM.

Summer Hours:   July and August ,  9:00AM Divine liturgy   ( Presently, due to the Coronavirus , we are continuing Divine Liturgy at 9:30 for the summer months.)

All services are 95% in English.

Sacrament of Repentance (confession) is avalable each Sunday beginning at  8:45AM ( Presently, due to the Coronavirus , Confessions are being held one on one during the weekday, please contact Fr Steve for appointment. 

*Please keep in mind that the Sacrament of Confession is required to be a

 frequent communicant of the Eucharist* 



Beginning Sunday June 13, 2021 .  Divine Liturgy will resume to a new normal. There will be some  restrictions and rules put into place. People who are not vaccinated should continue to wear a mask.  If you have had contact with someone who has been diagnosed with COVID19 in the past 2 weeks you should attend Divine Liturgy on        Facebook Live.   




If you should need to talk with me,  please do not hesitate to call me.

Fr Steve's Cell    203.232.9459

We are all in this togather.   Please be safe and stay healthy, God Bless each of you, looking foward to seeing all of you back soon.







St Mary's is live streaming on facebook during this present epidemic.


You can watch us live on Sunday mornings  at 9:30 AM or any time.


Facebook live stream can be found at:       St Mary's Ukrainian Orthodox Church







Holy Week 2021

Services for Holy Week 2021


Sunday April 25, 2021  9:30 AM Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom

Entry of the Lord into Jerusalem.

Blessing of Willows


Holy Week

Monday 12:00 PM Sacrament of Confession


Tuesday 12:00 PM Sacrament of Confession 


Wednesday 12:00 PM  Moleban


Holy Thursday 

6:00PM Reading of the 12 Passion Gospels.


Holy & Good Friday,

 6:00PM  Vespers and  Procession with

 Holy Shroud


Holy Saturday

6.00 PM Resurrection Matins with Procession

 Blessing of Easter Baskets.


Sunday May 2, 2021


The Passover (HOLY  PASCHA) of the LORD

Divine Liturgy

9:30 AM Divine liturgy

Blessing of Easter Baskets



St. Thomas Sunday, May 9, 2021 (Memorial Sunday)

9:30 AM Divine Liturgy



Prayer in time of Coronavirus 3/13/2020






Mission  Statement  
The  Mission  of  the  Ukrainian
Orthodox  Church  of  the  USA
is  to  offer  healing,  comfort,  
wholeness,  spiritual  
fulfillment  and  joy  as  we  
work  together  to  reveal  the  
beauty  of  God’s  creation  by  
proclaiming  and  living  the  
Gospel  of  Jesus  Christ.

Protection of the Mother of God celebrating 98 Years Young
St. Mary's 90th Church Anniversary celebration was held on Sat. Oct 1, 2011.
  Our 90th Anniversary celebration.
Please see photos in Special events - 90th Anniversary or Enter here

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