St. Elias the Prophet Church

Ellwood City, Pennsylvania

St. Elias the Prophet Church

Founded 1914

Diocese: Romanian Episcopate

Deanery: Great Lakes USA Deanery


425 Cherry Way
Ellwood City, Pennsylvania 16117-2064


Office: 724-758-0717

Parish Contacts

616 Orchard Ave
Ellwood City, PA 16117
Office: 724-758-0717


From North and South
From Interstate 79, take exit 28.  Follow Route 488 to the second traffic light (Second St).  Turn left, then go four blocks and turn right on Park Ave.  The Church is on the right hand side.

From East and West
From the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Take exit 13.  Follow Route 18 north for 1 mile.  Turn right on Route 351 East.  Follow 351 through Ellwood City.  After passing all traffic lights, turn right on Fourth St.  Go two blocks, then turn left on Park Ave.  The church is on the left hand side.

Schedule of Services

All services are in English.

7:00 PM Great Vespers
Saturday Evening

8:30 AM Matins, 9:30 AM Divine Liturgy.
Sunday Morning

Confessions are heard before/after services or by appointment.

Feast Day and Lenten services as announced. please visit the parish website.

Parish Background

St Elias Church was founded in 1914 by Romanian Orthodox immigrants, who were joined by a smaller group of Macedonian Orthodox.  Over the years, the parish has evolved to be home to Orthodox Christians from many ethnic backgrounds, as well as converts to the Faith.