Father Luke Melackrinos’ Articles Have Been Published By Generation ICXC
Father Luke Melackrinos is the pastor at the Greek Orthodox Church at St. Paul’s. He was ordained to Holy Priesthood in 2003 by the Metropolitan Gerasimos. He is a very kind and generous person who weekly volunteers at the Mary Brennan INN, a local soup kitchen. He also established the weekly Food Run in Hempstead, New York.
Fr Luke Melackrinos has written more than 30 publications named “The Epistle”. These are dictated and reviewed by him before being delivered by a trusted messenger. Fr Luke was previously ordained to the Diaconate on March 31, 2002 by Metropolitan Gerasimos of San Francisco at the Greek Orthodox Church of St. George in Bethesda, Maryland.
Father Luke Melackrinos’ various articles have been published by the Generation ICXC giving a clear thought on the differences and similarities of the Easter being celebrated by the Greek Orthodox Church and Western Churches. He also writes how fasting before Christmas can help you celebrate joyfully. His thoughts will make you realize how important it is to know about your culture and faith.
Father Luke Melackrinos is married to Marusia (Podhurec), the daughter of a Ukrainian Orthodox priest. Marusia has a Master’s Degree in Guidance and Counseling and is full time mother to Eleni, Magdalena, and Mia. Luke Melackrinos with his entire family rejoices the community of St. Paul and feeds the needy in New York every week.