Mission: Nativity of Christ Orthodox Church has as its aim to bring all to the Light of Christ our Saviour and His Body, the Orthodox Church. The Parish sees itself as a witness to the Tradition of the Apostolic Church, and by God’s grace and in the power of the Holy Spirit, we wish to reveal Christ’s way of sanctification and eternal salvation to all.
The divine services: Liturgical services are the focus of our parish life. To serve the needs of all our members, our services are conducted primarily in English, with some Church Slavonic. In addition to the regular Saturday evening service and Sunday morning Liturgy, there are many other services on weekdays, as scheduled.
Location: The church is situated in on the Southside of Youngstown, Ohio and serve the needs of Orthodox through Mahoning county. The Parish is built in the Langsingville neighborhood that was once a majority Slavic community. Today the neighborhood has changed faces and we wish to invite all far and wide to come worship with us.
Administration: We are a parish of the Moscow Patriarchal Churches in the USA. We commemorate Patriarch Kirill of Russia and Bishop John of Naro-Farminsk, Vicar to the U.S.
History: The parish was established in 1915. We have a rich story that can be read here. Today we are a small congregation that are faithful to the Orthodox faith and open to all that are interested. We invite you to visit us, and look forward to meeting you!