|Nativity of St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church|
Orthodox Church in America
Archdiocese of Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania
Altoona - Johnstown
420 Laura St
Philipsburg, PA 16866-2520
|Clergy:||V. Rev. John Horosky, Rector|
514 Graffius Ave
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
|Ecclesiatical Calendar:||New Calendar (Revised Julian)|
|Driving Directions:||General Location |
Nativity of St John the Baptist parish is located in Philipsburg (Chester Hill), Clearfield County, Pennsylvania approximately 25 miles west of State College and 35 miles north and east of Altoona.
From the South
Take Rt 220 (I-99) north to junction with Rt 350 at Bald Eagle. Take Rt 350 12 miles to Philipsburg. At the junction of Rts 350 and 322, turn left onto Presqueisle St (this occurs at a traffic signal located next to the central park in town). Proceed straight through two traffic signals (after making the left above) and follow the road across railroad tracks, over a bridge, past J J Powell Oil Distribution Center and the Little League field (all on the left) until the road T's. At the T, turn left onto Laura St, and the Church is about 50 yards up on the left.
From the north and east
Take Rt 220 south to junction with Rt 322 west at Port Matilda. At traffic signal at Port Matilda, turn right and follow 322 west (note that Rt 220 will proceed straight through the light and head south to Tyrone and Altoona). Follow Rt 322 west for 12 miles to Philipsburg. At the traffic light, turn left. Rt 322 west continues straight. Proceed straight through three traffic signals (after the light above) and follow the road across railroad tracks, over a bridge, past J J Powell Oil Distribution Center and the Little League field (all on the left) until the road T's. At the T, turn left onto Laura St and the Church will be about 50 yards up on the left.
From Interstate 80
Exit 133 (old exit 21), Kylertown. Take Rt 53 south toward Philipsburg. Turn left at the traffic light in Philipsburg (Harbor Inn is on the left). Go 3 traffic lights and turn right onto Presquisle St. Follow the road across the railroad tracks, over bridge, past JJ Powell Oil Co until the T intersection. Turn left onto Laura St. Church is on the left 50 yards ahead.
|More Information:||Sunday Morning |
9:30 AM Canonical Hours.
10:00 AM Divine Liturgy.
Wednesday & Friday Evenings During Great Lent
6:00 PM Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts.
The Mystery of Holy Confessions is offered prior to every scheduled service or by appointment.
Please call 814-342-2011 for a detailed schedule of services.