About Fr. Andrew

Peoria: “Taste of Greece Food & Dance Festival” February 10-12, 2017

St. Haralambos Greek Orthodox Church is hosting their annual “Taste of Greece Festival”



Assumption Bookstore, Scottsdale

The Assumption Bookstore carries icons, devotional supplies and many books on the Orthodox Faith. It is open every Wednesday from 9 AM until 1 PM and every Sunday following Liturgy around 11:30 AM. For more information click here.

St. Nekcarios Bookstore, Phoenix

In Phoenix, Holy Trinity Cathedra’s St. Nectarios Bookstore

Please do not hesitate to call Patsy Harris at 480-239-5270 for more information or info@stnectariosphx.org

New Orthodox Mission in Lake Havasu

A new Orthodox Mission is being formed in the Lake Havasu City area of Arizona to serve the spiritual needs of Orthodox Christians of all jurisdictions and be an outreach to those seeking entry into the Orthodox Church.

On May 17, the first divine liturgy was celebrated with a group of twelve parishioners! The formation of the mission has the blessings of Metropolitan Gerasimos of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of San Francisco.

Visit the website ~ www.lakehavsuorthodoxchurch.org

For more information contact Fr. Andrew Barakos (480) 991-3009, the vicar of the southwestern region of the Metropolis of San Francisco.

For The Life of the World ~ Begins February 21 2017, Scottsdale

For the Life of the World by Fr. Schmemann is a seven week book study.  The book is an exploration of the sacramental life, teaching and practices of the Orthodox Church. Each class takes place on Tuesdays from 6:30 PM until 8:30 PM at Assumption Church, 8202 E. Cactus Rd, Scottsdale in the classroom building behind the Community Center.


 Register with Fr. Andrew at (480) 991-3009 or priest@assumptionaz.org

All Saints Camp: Prescott, AZ ~ June 15-20, 2014

All Saints Camp ~ Summer 2014!

All Saints Camp Web Site www.allsaintscampaz.org  (Camper Registration, Counselor in Training Registration & Staff Applications)

Co-Director, All Saints Camp Co-Director, All Saints Camp

Kristen Vasilarakos –  kvasilarakos@cox.net (602) 332-8809

Kathy Clark –  kathyclarke@cox.net  (602) 757-1025

The All Saints Pan Orthodox Summer Camp is from Sunday, June 15, 2014 through Saturday, June 20, 2014. It is held at the Pine Summit Camp, Prescott, AZ. Campers entering 3rd grade through those entering 12th grade are welcome.

Bible Study led by Fr. Andrew, Scottsdale ~ Wednesday Mornings

A continuing study of the Gospel of Matthew featuring early Church Father’s commentaries: Wednesday Mornings at 10 AM at Assumption Orthodox Church, Scottsdale