On Sunday, September 27, 2020 His Eminence Metropolitan Gerasimos ordained Father Stephanos Tussing to the Holy Priesthood at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church in Belmont, CA. Father Stephanos is a 2018 graduate of Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School, and a 2006 graduate of George Fox University with a double major in Accounting and Psychology. Father Stephanos will serve as the Assistant Priest at Saint George Greek Orthodox Church in Eugene, OR, and he will also serve the Holy Resurrection Mission Parish in Eugene, OR.

Father Stephanos, Presvytera Katie (Xenia) and their children Vasilia (14), Susannah (12), Joseph (10), and Maria (8) reside in Keizer, Oregon. May God grant them all His abundant blessings!

AXIOS to Father Stephanos!