Welcome to St. Michael The Archangel Orthodox Church

We welcome you to our St. Michael’s Website

Even more, we warmly invite you to visit our holy church. Located in the anthracite coalmining region of south eastern Pennsylvania, St. Michael Orthodox Church, a parish of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese of the USA, under the Omophorion of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, stands tall and majestic—with a cathedral-like appearance—on North Nichols Street in St. Clair, a borough in Schuylkill County with a population of around three thousand. His Grace, the Right Reverend Bishop Gregory of Nyssa is the reigning hierarch of the Diocese, and the Rev. Fr. Jeff L. Zias is the presbyter of this beautiful and growing church. Vespers is celebrated every Saturday evening at 6:00 p.m. and the Holy Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom is celebrated on Sunday mornings at 10:00 a.m. Come and experience the living, healing life of Christ’s own Church, Holy Orthodoxy—Christianity’s first and oldest. Visit us soon!


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Worship Schedule

Vespers: Saturdays  [Time]
Eve of Great Feasts [Time]

Liturgy:  Sundays and Feast Days [Time]

Other Services:
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Upcoming Events

Christmas Halupkie Sale

Saturday, December 24, 2022 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. - Advance Order Required - Supply is Limited

$12.00 Per dozen - Order deadline Friday, December 23, 2022 at noon

Call Georgine Krisa at (570) 622-2673 to order or Order Online here.

Curbside pick-up customers are asked to call St. Michael’s Hall at (570) 429-2138 when they arrive and their order will be delivered to their car.


Hours of Prayer
Nov 27 9:30 am
Reader Service
Nov 27 10 am
Hours of Prayer
Dec 4 9:30 am
Divine Liturgy
Dec 4 10 am
Hours of Prayer
Dec 11 9:30 am
Divine Liturgy
Dec 11 10 am
Hours of Prayer
Dec 18 9:30 am