Those who serve
V. Rev. Joseph Kopka, Rector
Father Joseph was assigned as a deacon to St. Joseph’s in 1991. In April 2001, he was ordained to the Holy Priesthood at our parish. Upon the retirement of Father John Matusiak, our founding pastor (+2019), Fr. Joseph was assigned rector by Bishop Paul on February 1, 2015.
Rev. Jonathan Lincoln, Associate
Father Jonathan was ordained to the Holy Diaconate at St. Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary in February 2017. He then served as a deacon from 2017-18 at St. Innocent Orthodox Church in Olmsted Falls, Ohio, where he was ordained to the Holy Priesthood in April 2018. Fr. Jonathan was assigned associate priest at St. Joseph’s by Bishop Paul on September 2, 2018.
Protodeacon John Coleman
Deacon Lawrence Dugoni
Deacon Jerzy Pietrowski