Sunday of the Samaritan Woman

The fifth Sunday of Holy Pascha is observed by the Orthodox Church as the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman. The day commemorates the encounter of Christ with the Samaritan woman at Jacob’s well. The biblical story of this event and the dialog between Christ and the woman is found in the Gospel of Saint John 4:5-42.

Fr. Gabriel Bilas

Father Gabriel was assigned rector of St. Mary Magdalene in March of 2016. He is a graduate of the University of Akron with a degree in International Business. He also studied over-seas at St. Petersburg Polytechnic University in Russia.