St John Chrysostom Albanian Orthodox Church
Witnessing to the fullness of the Orthodox Faith in the City of Philadelphia
All Services in English


237 N 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Divine Liturgy at 10:00 every Sunday

Phone: 215-563-0979


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Dear Parishioners and Friends of St. John's church

We are very excited to announce that Fr. Giorgi Tskitishvili will be serving as a full-time priest at St. John Chrysostom Albanian Orthodox Church.

For more information please Read here

We no longer require to sign up to attend the Divine Liturgy - we welcome one and all! This Sunday please wear a mask. We are waiting for guidance from Metropolitan Tikhon Locum Tenens of the Albanian Archdiocese as to how we will proceed after this Sunday. If you have any questions please contact




Dear Parishioners and friends of St.John Church!

Come and be a part of this moment of togetherness as we celebrate with a nice luncheon party at our church hall, welcoming our new priest, Father Giorgi and his family on September 12th after the Liturgy.
We will celebrate the Elevation of the Cross on that day and also have our traditional "Blessing of the Backpacks" to mark the beginning of the school year.

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Click/press the icon on the right for St John Chrysostom Albanian Orthodox Church as your charity: 

For everyone who shops on Amazon this is a great way to support our parish!


Please support St. John church while you shop in the Amazon app, at no extra cost to you? Simply follow the instructions below to select "St John Chrysostom Albanian Orthodox Church" as your charity and activate AmazonSmile in the app. They'll donate a portion of your eligible mobile app purchases to us.

How it works:
1. Open the Amazon app on your phone
2. Select the main menu (=) & tap on "AmazonSmile" within Programs & Features
3. Select "St John Chrysostom Albanian Orthodox Church" as your charity
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate AmazonSmile in the mobile app



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