Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Christ is risen! As I write these words, I am distinctly aware that the season of Pascha is coming to a close. By the time of publishing, it will already be past Holy Ascension, and that joyous greeting – “Christ is risen!” – will be exchanged for “Christ is in our midst” until the evening of Great and Holy Pascha next year. A week from now the Paschal cycle will come to a close with Pentecost, and a new season will begin. On Pentecost Sunday ... [Read more]
About Fr. Matthew Swehla
Fr. Matthew is the second Priest in our parish's history. He was installed on June 25th, 2017. Fr. Matthew came to us from St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church in Las Vegas, NV. He is a graduate of Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Seminary. Fr. Matthew is married to Presvytera Annie, and they have six children: Dimas, Peter, Débora, Thomas, Joseph and Nicholas.