Ukrainian Catholic Church of the Transfiguration


Pastoral Team

Fr. Myroslaw Tataryn

Fr. Myroslaw Tataryn was appointed pastor of Holy Transfiguration parish on February 1, 2014. Fr. Myroslaw is married to Maria Truchan-Tataryn and they have three children.

Since their marriage and Fr. Myroslaw’s ordination in 1981, the Tataryns have served parishes in Sarnia, St. Catharines, Beamsville, Grimsby, Niagara Falls, Saskatoon, Guelph and now Kitchener and Cambridge.

He has a doctorate in Theology and currently is Professor of Religious Studies at St. Jerome’s University and formerly at St. Thomas More College in Saskatoon. Fr. Myroslaw served as St. Jerome’s University’s Vice-President and Dean from 2005 to 2011.

Most recently, he and his wife (who has a Ph.D. in English) co-authored, Discovering Trinity in Disability: A Theology for Embracing Difference.






Fr. Deacon Jerry Polischuk


Born and raised in our parish, Sub-Deacon Jerry is married with four grown children. He was raised to the sub-diaconate on Sept. 21, 2016 and ordained to the diaconate on Dec. 2, 2018 by His Grace Bishop Stephen.

Slavko Polischuk Ordination 6



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