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Consecration of Seattle St. Thomas Church on May 6 and 7

SEATTLE: The consecration of the newly constructed St. Thomas Orthodox Church will be held on May 6 and 7 2011. Alexios Mar Eusebius, Metropolitan of the Diocese of South-West America will be the Chief Celebrant on the occasion.

St. Thomas Orthodox Church is the first Church for the Diocese with own facility in the Greater Seattle Area after the consecration. The Church is located at 11651 188TH ST SE, 98058.Fr. T.U. Jacob serves as the Vicar since its inception.

The Consecration of the new Church will be done in two parts. The first part will follow evening prayers at 6PM on Friday, May 6, 2011. The second part will begin at 7AM on Saturday, May 7 and will be followed by the Holy Qurbana. The Consecration shall conclude with a luncheon reception.

News Sent in: Maggie John