St. Paul the Apostle Orthodox Church

Dayton, Ohio



St. Paul's is a family-friendly, all-in-English parish of the Orthodox Church in America, Diocese of the Midwest. We welcome visitors and inquirers, and look forward to the chance to introduce ourselves to you!


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The first Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts will be Wednesday, March 20 at 6:00 PM followed by a Lenten Potluck.
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Our next opportunity to serve lunch at St Vincent de Paul Center will be Saturday, March 30. We will also have a cookie baking session the evening before. Another great chance to help our neighbors!
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We are planning a Sunday Book Discussion during Great Lent. We will be reading Time and Despondency by Nicole Roccas. Discussions will be about 45 minutes beginning at Noon on Sundays, March 17, 24, 31, and April 7. Please let Fr. Ted or David Abshear know if you will attend.

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Remember to put Vacation Church School 2019 on your calendars: June 24 - 28, held jointly with Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Dayton

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NEW from Fr. Ted's Blog

3/19:          Fasting and Humility
3/18:          True Orthodoxy
3/17:          Icons: To See Beyond the World into the Kingdom
3/16:          I Worship the Creator Who Became Matter
3/15:          The Salvation of the Body
3/14:          2019 Pre-Lenten Posts as one PDF
3/13:          Ancestral Sin, Great Lent and Hope
3/12:          Forgiveness and Friendship
3/11:          A Fast Start
3/10:          An Adventure, Great Lent, the Desert and the Heart
3/9:            For the Peace from Above
3/8:            Great Lent: Journeying into the Desert of our Heart
3/7:            Great Lent: Journeying into the Heart of the Desert
3/6:            What to Do with Enemies and Evil People