Who we are


We are Orthodox Christians living in Carbondale, IL, home of Southern Illinois University (SIUC), and surrounding areas.

Our mission is addressed  to Orthodox Christians of all nationalities, including American, Greek, Middle Eastern, Russian, Ukrainian, Romanian, Serbian, Bulgarian, Georgian, Albanian, who reside or are visiting the area. It wholeheartedly  welcomes also all inquirers of any Christian or non-Christian confession. Please “Come and See”!

Our mission is under the auspices of the

Antiochian  Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America

with the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Joseph and of His Grace Bishop Anthony of Toledo and the Midwest.


The church is located at

419 S Giant City Rd,

Carbondale, IL 62902.

Driving south on Giant City Road from Hwy 13, 

it is on the LEFT side after Carbondale Community High School

Click also on this link for directions.

PLEASE NOTE: The street number shown by Google is 519, but the actual street number is 419

For additional information please call

Fr. Isaiah Gillette at 573-337-9772.