Father John Koen, Presiding Priest
Cell phone: (317) 908-8511
Father John Koen is married, has five children, and many grandchildren. His wife, Martha, is a swim and life coach, as well as an artist and art teacher. Father John also works full-time as a licensed journeyman plumber, in service plumbing, with a large local company that is part of a large national company (including plumbing, hvac, drains and excavation)
Prior to becoming Orthodox in the late 1980's, he was a minister-priest in a non-denominational Christian service and teaching order for over eighteen years.
Father John Koen has been an Orthodox priest since 1993, and a priest attached to the Bulgarian Orthodox Diocese since 2001. He is now on long-term loan to the Greek Archdiocese, and has been pastoring Holy Apostles for over five years.
Father John is happy to welcome, along with everyone at Holy Apostles, anyone who wishes to attend the services at Holy Apostles. He is also happy to answer any questions or concerns about Orthodoxy, as well as religion and spirituality in general, that anyone may have. Feel free to contact him. Please leave a message, with full details, and he will respond as soon as possible.