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


Bookmark and Share

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

2021 Christmas Letter from Fr. Giorgi

For English version read here

For Albanian version read here


Albanian Orthodox Archdiocese Announces Renewed Episcopal Search
Bringing to a close an initial round of prayerful consideration, which began shortly after the
repose of the ever-memorable Archbishop Nikon in 2019, the Albanian Orthodox Archdiocese
has inaugurated a new period of reflection and recruitment in its search for a bishop.  Read more


The Albanian Orthodox Archdiocese prayfully invites you to tender your name for consideration as our archdiocesan hierarch.

For two years, since the repose of the ever-memorable Archbishop Nikon we have been without a permanent archpastor. In September of this year  Read more


Please consider using AMAZON SMILE when you purchase on-line

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



Recent Livestreams

Discussion and Comments

Visit our newest page on Discussion and Comments

Our new page on Discussions is now available and accessible here. To access from navigation menu please click on Media then Comments link. This is a great way to interact, suggest ideas, express your concerns and raise issues you think need to be discussed in our community.

Recent Photo Albums
Please Donate

Helping people is a universal principal and we hope you will consider making a donation regardless of your faith. The church is deeply appreciative of any sum, no matter how large or small.


Pledge for 2021

Please help support the ministries and mission of St. John Chrysostom Orthodox church.
Your Acts of Faith help us plan effectively for a brighter future.



Pledge now for 2018!

Event Calendar

 View activities, events and schedule your own coffee hour sponsorship and memorials from our new on-line calendar.


 Church's calendar


Visit us, like us on Facebook




Find us on Facebook

Mailing Address
Saint John Chrysostom Albanian Orthodox Church
237 North 17th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Email and Phone
215-563-0979 (Phone)
Join our mailing list

Join our St. Johns Weekly Messenger Mailing List.

Bottom 2
Bottom 2

e poshtmja fare