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"Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God." - Romans 15:7

We're glad that you've taken a moment to come to our parish's home on the web.  On behalf of the Parishioners of the Saint John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, welcome to our Parish. As you explore our website, please remember that you are always welcome to join us for our services.

We hope that you find our website helpful in understanding the Orthodox Christian faith, and it gives you a better glimpse of our church family. If you have any questions please feel free to contact our church. Have a blessed day!

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Services Schedule

We meet for worship every Sunday morning for Matins and  Divine Liturgy followed by a fellowship coffee hour in our church hall.

Sundays: Orthros (Matins): 9:00 AM |
                          Divine Liturgy: 10:00 AM

Sunday Services begin at 9:00 AM with Matins; Divine Liturgy follows

Celebrant: Fr. Mark Vinas

Chanters: Gus Moutos, Charles Leontis, Jenny Stuhlmiller, Mary Kanalakis, Tyler Jensen

Sexton: Michael Xitakis

Special Services

Click here for the Holy Week and Pascha Easter Service Schedule. We are blessed to have Fr. Constantine Efstathiu, recently retired from Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Novato, CA who will lead services beginning with Saturday of Lazarus and continue through to Pascha. Please join us for these very moving and special services. Have a Blessed Pascha.


 

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Parish Calendar

Saturday of Lazarus
Apr 4
Matins followed by Divine Liturgy
Apr 4 9 am
St John the Baptist Church, 326 Park Street, Salinas, CA 93901, United States
Make Palm Crosses/ Pancake Brunch
Apr 4 11:45 am
St John the Baptist Church, 326 Park Street, Salinas, CA 93901, United States
St John's Book Club
Apr 4 3 pm
Palm Sunday
Apr 5
St John the Baptist Church, 326 Park Street, Salinas, CA 93901, United States
Matins followed by Divine Liturgy
Apr 5 9 am
St John the Baptist Church, Park Street, Salinas, CA, United States
Bridegroom Matins
Apr 5 7 pm
St John the Baptist Church, 326 Park Street, Salinas, CA 93901, United States
Men's Coffee Fellowship
Apr 6 10 am
Sweet Elena's Bakery and Café, Olympia Avenue, Sand City, CA, United States