Ancient Orthodox Faith in our Modern Age

Eastern Apostolic Church

Pastoral Leadership Team


Rt. Rev. Melchizedek,
BA, MDiv, PhD

Exarch of Nebraska

Mar Melchizedek, a seminary graduate, was originally ordained in a Polish Catholic Order.
After serving as parish priest in the Eastern Orthodox Church for over two decades, he was consecrated in Athens, Greece, in a Greek Old Calendar Synod and served another twelve years leading an Eparchy (diaspora diocese) in the United States. Mar Melchizedek also had been seminary professor and works now as public school educator.
Mar Melchizedek became the bishop of the Nebraska Exarchate in 2016.


Vocations Director

Rev. Elizabeth Brown, ATheol., BA


Rev. Brown has served as parish Deaconess in two communities of a Greek diocese for almost a decade.
She has been appointed as local Cantor and Iconographer, among other duties.



Rev. Brother Anthony, OFM

Monastic Vocations Master
Brother Anthony  has been a Franciscan in the monastic first Order for over 35 years. He is training and directing Novices in The Exarchate's   Contemplative Vicariate


Vicar General


Diocesan Canon
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