Ruthenian Rite


The liturgy used by the Ruthenian Uniats in Poland, Hungary, and the United States. It is practically the same as the Byzantine Rite of the Orthodox Church. It is said in the old Slavonic language, the ancient tongue of the Ruthenians.

MLA Citation

  • “Ruthenian Rite”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 25 December 2010. Web. 16 January 2019. <>