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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~SERVICES~

 

SUNDAY  11/19

9:15am Hours

9:30am Divine Liturgy 

 

THURSDAY 11/23

9am Thanksgiving Day

Divine Liturgy

 

SUNDAY 11/26

9:15am Hours

9:30am Divine Liturgy 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS
November Fundraisers

The St. Elizabeth Bakers have already completed one baking day!  Our Annual November Fundraisers are coming up. . . 
Holidaze Sell-a-bration (Porter Co Expo), Sat & Sun, Nov 18, 19.
Chesterton Hometown Christmas; Art Gallery Ethnic Bake Sale, Sat, Nov 25.

 


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
Groundbreaking of Brick Prayer Garden - 09/29/17

Thursday, September 28, saw the groundbreaking of the new brick Prayer Garden on the northwest corner of the church.  The 15 foot square patio will eventually include an icon shrine, seating and landscaping.  Donated bricks with engraving will be inserted as they arrive from the engravers of the next few months. 


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