Church School End of Year Calendar


Church School Calendar of Class/Events MARCH 29th – regular class APRIL 5th (Palm Sunday) – ALL children to join in the procession of palms as a class 9th (Holy Friday) – A day of silence and of prayer.  If any child needs a letter to request excused absences from school, please see Fr. Don or […]

2015 Lenten Pastoral Letter of Bishop Alexander


Dearly beloved in Christ, The holy fathers frame the Christian life as a journey consisting of three phases or stages. These phases are not necessarily sequential. Throughout our earthly lives we will typically move back and forth between the first and second stages. On this side of eternity, the truly holy among us are blessed […]

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St. Elia Psalm Prayer Group

It’s almost that time again! This Lent, join the St. Elia Prayer Group as we once again unite to pray the Psalms together throughout the fast, which for Orthodox Christians begins this year on Feb. 23. You do not need to be a member of St. Elia Akron to join. All you need is a […]

Annual State of the Parish Address


  Click HERE to read the Rector’s Report for 2015  

Next Saturday Parish Education Night rescheduled for Jan. 31


Don’t miss the next installment of our 2014-15 Saturday Parish Education Nights, as we continue our study of the Beatitudes. This free event has been rescheduled for Jan. 31. Here is the schedule: 5 p.m.: Vespers 6 p.m.: Supper 6:30-7:30 p.m.: Presenter Protodeacon Joel Chupp A program for all ages!