Fr. Warren Dungen is a recently ordained Ukrainian Catholic priest (2017) for the Ukrainian Catholic Eparchy of Saskatoon, who served for more than 20 years in diocesan youth ministry before priesthood. He is married to his wife of 24yrs, Lori-Lou, and they have 4 sons. Fr. Warren grew up as a Roman Catholic and worked for the RC Dioceses of: Alexandria, LA; Mobile, AL; and Prince Albert, SK. In these years, Warren was privileged to organize and lead innumerable retreats, conferences, trainings, workshops, service projects, mission trips, pilgrimages, and liturgical celebrations for youth and families. Fr. Warren transferred his ascription to the Ukrainian Greek-Catholic Church (UGCC), to match that of his wife. In 2014, he left his position in Prince Albert, for studies and formation at Holy Spiritual Ukrainian Catholic Seminary. Fr. Warren has a B.A. in History from Concordia University of Edmonton, and a MDiv. in Theology and Eastern Christian Studies from Saint Paul University and the Metropolitan Andrey Sheptytsky Institute. He was ordained a deacon in January 2017, and a priest in July 2017.
Fr. Warren's first assignment was to the Kamsack District, serving the parishes in Kamsack, Norquay, Wadena, Kuroki, Vesna, Benito, Swan River and St. Michael’s Camp – along with being the Faithful Friar for the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus in Yorkton.
As of Feb 15, 2021, Fr. Warren was appointed as Pastoral Administrator of St. Basil the Great parish in Regina, along with Montmartre, Candiac, Weyburn, Grenfell, and Tribune.