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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, David Jensen

Sexton: Michael Xitakis

Alter Service: Daniel Vanderhoof. George Zavitsanos, Aris Zavitsanos

Special Services

We were blessed to have Fr. Constantine Efstathiu, recently retired from Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church in Novato, CA who led Holy Week services beginning with Saturday of Lazarus through to Pascha. Thank you Fr. Constantine for blessing us with a wonderful Pascha.

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Parish Calendar

Matins followed by Divine Liturgy
Apr 19 9 am
St John the Baptist Church, Park Street, Salinas, CA, United States
Philoptochos Meeting
Apr 19 12 pm
St John the Baptist Church, 326 Park Street, Salinas, CA 93901, United States
Men's Coffee Fellowship
Apr 20 10 am
Sweet Elena's Bakery and Café, Olympia Avenue, Sand City, CA, United States
Matins followed by Divine Liturgy
Apr 26 9 am
St John the Baptist Church, Park Street, Salinas, CA, United States
Clergy-Laity Conference
Apr 27
St Nicholas Ranch & Retreat, 38526 Dunlap Road, Dunlap, CA 93621, United States
Men's Coffee Fellowship
Apr 27 10 am
Sweet Elena's Bakery and Café, Olympia Avenue, Sand City, CA, United States
Matins followed by Divine Liturgy
May 3 9 am
St John the Baptist Church, Park Street, Salinas, CA, United States
Men's Coffee Fellowship
May 4 10 am
Sweet Elena's Bakery and Café, Olympia Avenue, Sand City, CA, United States