His Grace Bishop Anthony, Fr. Tom Begley & Fr. Mark Hagan at the St. Simon 100th Anniversary celebration
Welcome to St. Simon Orthodox Church in Ironwood, MI.
St. Simon is a parish of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America
Divine Liturgy is held monthly at St. Simon Church; usually the first Sunday of the month in the afternoon.
Service days and times do change occassionally so please check back frequently.
Upcoming Divine Liturgy:
May 6th at 4:00pm
St. Simon Orthodox Church celebrated its 100th anniversary in Sept. of 2015. The church has a rich history and this is just a small glimpse of that history. Click on the link to see a PDF of the three part series about the history of the church, originally published in 1997.
St. Simon/St. Simeon Church is mentioned in the June 2015 edition of The Word magazine in the historical article on page 14. Please click on the link to download the PDF version of the magazine from the Archdiocese website. June 2015 Edition of The Word
There are also multiple mentions of Ironwood in the following article. Fr. Nicola Yanney: The First Antiochan Priest in Mid-America
Article by the Ironwood Daily Globe Newspaper regarding the Anniversary Celebration weekend. St. Simon Church Celebrates 100th Anniversary
This photograph is from the church records. It is of the wedding of Elias Yanney & Mary Abraham in 1916 at St. Simon Church. Clergy pictured are Metropolitan Germanos, Fr. Nicola Yanney & Fr. John Saba.
St. Simon Orthodox Church
226 East Harding Avenue
Ironwood, MI 49938