Byzantine Catholic Archeparchy of Pittsburgh
The Archeparchy of Pittsburgh is part of the BYZANTINE CATHOLIC METROPOLITAN CHURCH OF PITTSBURGH, USA which consists of the Archeparchy and three eparchies:
Watch the Episcopal Ordination and Enthronement LIVE
A live feed of the Ordination and Enthronement of Bishop Kurt Burnette,
Fifth Bishop of Passaic,will be available on-line Wednesday, December 4 at 2:30 p.m. (Eastern).
The Ordination and Enthronement can be viewed via the Internet at the following link:
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Metropolitan William announces new Seminary Rector and Spiritual Father
Effective May 1, 2014
Very Reverend Robert M. Pipta, currently serving the Eparchy of Phoenix, will assume the position of Rector at the Byzantine Catholic Seminary.
Father George D. Gallaro, Coordinator of Student Life and Professor of Canon Law and Ecumenism, was named Rector pro-tem upon the departure of former Rector Very Rev. Kurt Burnette, who will be enthroned Dec. 4 as Bishop of the Eparchy of Passaic. Father George will continue to act in the pro-tem capacity until May 1.
Effective November 18, 2013
Reverend James D. Hess, OCarm, currently serving the Archeparchy of Pittsburgh, has assumed the position of Spiritual Father at the Byzantine Catholic Seminary.
Father Robert K. Yetsko, TOR has fallen asleep in the Lord
Monday, November 18, 2013.
Father Robert was pastor/administrator of Nativity of the Mother of God Church in DuBois, Pa. and Holy Trinity Church, Sykesville, Pa. Additional information may be viewed at the Franciscan Friars website http://www.franciscanstor.org/
A news story video about the passing of Father Bob may be viewed on the web site of WJAC-TV Johnstown, PA:
May God grant to his servant
the priest Robert
blessed repose and