St. Elizabeth the New Martyr Orthodox Church
545 W Indiana Ave, Chesterton, IN
Diocese of the Midwest, Orthodox Church in America
Uniting Earth to Heaven

We are glad you found our website and welcome you to browse and see what St Elizabeth is all about!  Our parish family is made up of faithful from a wide variety of backgrounds.  Some converts from other religious faiths, some from other countries and others who have been Orthodox since baptism. We all share a love of our savior, Jesus Christ, and enjoy showing the hospitality of our dear Patron, Saint Elizabeth to all who come through our doors.

 If you have any questions about our parish that are not answered here you may contact Fr William Bass at saintelizabethinchesterton@gmail.com or by phone (219)926-4358.

 

 

Upcoming Services

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 -events in italics are held at other locations-

 

 

SATURDAY 12/2

5pm Great Vespers

 

SUNDAY  12/3

9:15am Hours

9:30am Divine Liturgy 

 

SATURDAY 12/9

4:30pm Panikhida

5pm Great Vespers

 

SUNDAY 12/10

9:15am Hours

9:30am Divine Liturgy 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS
St Elizabeth Choir to Participate in Duneland Advent Festival

Sunday, Dec 10 at 2pm.
St Elizabeth Choir will participate in the Duneland Advent Festival held at St Patrick Catholic Church in Chesterton. The event ends with the mass choir singing of the "Hallelujah Chorus" from Handel's Messiah.  Everyone is welcome.


Food Pantry Collection

Current items needed:

paper products (i.e. toilet paper, tissues, paper towels)
toiletries (shampoo, conditioner)
laundry items (detergent)
feminine care products
dry pantry items (soups, canned tuna, Mac n' Cheese, instant side dishes)


RECENT EVENTS
Bake Sales

St Elizabeth recently held Bake Sale booths at two events: the Holidaze Sell-A-Bration Arts & Crafts Show at the Vaparaiso Expo Center and the Chesterton Hometown Holiday Event.  These events were held the weekend before and after Thanksgiving.  Many specialty and ethnic treats were sold including our ever popular Nut Roll.    (Photos coming soon.)


Cookie Booth at Chesterton Art Fair

The St Elizabeth Cookie Booth at the 59th Annual Chesterton Art Fair was held on August 5th & 6th.  Members volunteered to bake and cover sales while the booth was open to everyone who visited the Art Fair. 


Pysanky Lessons

Pysanky artist, LInda Teets, is offering instruction to anyone who would like to learn this traditional form of art.  Sundays during coffee hour.


Current Calendar