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Iconography Program Iconography Program
Katerina Tsigas-Papaioanou, explains the Byzantine Theology Behind the Icons.  Viiew the Powerpoint Presentation,

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Welcome to St. Athanasios Greek Orthodox Church
St Athanasios Chapel

St. Athanasios Greek Orthodox Chapel, located in Gulf Shores, Alabama, is under the jurisdiction of His Eminence Metropolitan Alexios of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Atlanta.

Orthodox Christians of all jurisdictions ... Greek, Russian, Lebanese, Ukrainian, Romanian, etc. are welcome to worship at the Chapel.

The living quarters are available to visiting Orthodox priests and their families who would enjoy vacationing at Gulf Shores, Alabama.  They are welcome to use the living quarters free of charge with the request that they celebrate the Sunday Divine Liturgy during their visit.


Fr. Sasa Turkic - Presiding Priest

Divine Liturgy each Sunday -10:00 a.m.

Sunday School   Following Holy Communion
Coffee Hour        Following Divine Liturgy

Greek Night Saturday, January 20, 2018              Foley Civic Center 407 E. Laurel Ave, Foley, AL 36535

Additional Info: (251) 948-8008 or (251) 942-7521


Vacationing Orthodox Priests.. Click postcard below for Information to Schedule Your Vacation

  • Chapel Telephone    (251) 967-2020
  • Office Phone            (251) 471-8000
  • Fax                         (251) 471-8015
  • Church Address        220 East 20th Ave., Gulf Shores, Alabama, 36542
  • Mailing Address        P. O. Box 3668 Gulf Shores, Alabama 36547