VIRKHOVNYA VELYKA

St. Michael the Archangel

1821

In 1879 the tserkva served a congregation of 1490 souls, which increased to 2130 in 1939. Rev. Volodymyr Khylak was born here on July 15, 1843. He served as parish priest in Dolyna, Izby, and Bortne. He was also an accomplished author. A few of his works are entitled: Polish Patriot, Rus'ka Dola, Schybenychnyl Werkh. The tserkva was restored and converted into a Polish Roman Catholic kostel. VIRKHOVNYA VELYKA