Fr. Matthew Thurman is the pastor of St. Luke’s Antiochian Orthodox Christian Mission in Chagrin Falls, OH in the Diocese of Toledo and the Midwest of the Self-Ruled Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
Fr. Matthew was ordained to the priesthood by His Grace Bishop BASIL on Sunday, July 10, 2005 (Feast of St. Joseph of Damascus) at St. George Antiochian Orthodox Christian Cathedral in Worcester, MA. Prior to that, Fr. Matthew was ordained to the Diaconate by His Eminence Metropolitan PHILIP on Sunday, December 5, 2004 (Feast of St. Savva) at The Church St. John of Damascus in Dedham, MA.