Welcome to St. John the Divine
Metropolitan PHILIP, Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese
Bishop BASIL, Diocese of Wichita and Mid-America
Fr. Michael Pavez and Fr. Philip Rogers, Pastor.
We are a parish of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian archdiocese of
We are a pan-Orthodox church. We welcome all nationalities.
Our ethnic diversity includes Middle Eastern, Greek, Russian, and
Slavonic backgrounds. We are also blessed with many committed converts.
Please contact us if you have any questions. You are welcome to
attend our services.
Peace be with you.
Upcoming Events and Services
Divine Liturgy with Fr. Philip
|Vespers and Study Group w/Fr. Philip
Divine Liturgy with Fr. Michael
Fr. Philip is available for confession before and after any service or
by appointment. For any other needs, please feel free to call.
for the times for the
celebration of these services as well as our normal monthly services.
In July, the Antiochian Archdiocese had
its 51st National Convention,
hosted in Houston, TX. This event was a wonderful opportunity to hear
about the many organizations
and projects that are going on throughout the entire Church. There were
visiting hierarchs from Syria,
Argentina, and Australia along with all of the bishops of our own
Archdiocese. For more information on
these important meetings and the remarks of Metropolitan PHILIP to the
general assembly, stay tuned to the Word magazine in the upcoming
As we continue to grow and do the
work that the Lord has called us, we are constantly in need of
assistance. Donations can come in the form of financial help, labor
towards our many different projects and upkeep needs, food for our
pantry, or ideas for how we can more successfully shine the Light of
Christ in Lake Charles.
Are you looking for an
opportunity to help out our Church community? Do you see a need
that is not being addressed that you would like to help with?
Please speak with Fr. Michael or Fr. Philip if you any thoughts.
If you have particular ideas
for topics, please let Fr. Philip or Fr. Michael know.