Father Antonios Axarlis was appointed in 1997 to serve at the Saint Mary’s Orthodox Church of Dormition until June 2016 to assist Father Germanos,  first as  deacon and from 1999 as  priest.

Father Antonios was born on March 8, 1963 in Beirut. He  graduated from the Orthodox School of Annunciation, and later joined the Lebanese University to study philosophy at the School of Arts and Social Sciences. Between 1985-1990,  he taught  the Christian Religion at public and private schools.  In July 1995  he acquired a  Diploma in Theological Studies from  Saint John of Damascus Institute of Theology (University of Balamand).

Father Antonios Axarlise

Father Antonios Axarlis