Saint Matthew the Apostle Orthodox Church
Cultivating the Ancient Faith in the Heart of Louisiana
8775 Jefferson Hwy, Suite E / Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809
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The Orthodox Way: a newspaper article on our congregation

St. Matthew flock meets in mini-mall shop
By MARK H. HUNTER
Special to The Advocate
Published: Oct 23, 2010

Except for the intermittent hum of passing traffic, the Country Club Shadows mini-mall along Jefferson Highway is a quiet place on Sunday morning.

Then someone enters Suite E to attend Divine Liturgy at St. Matthew the Apostle Orthodox Church and lets the music out.

For a few seconds — the time it takes for the door to open and close again — the heavenly sound of a choir singing “Lord have mercy” in four-part harmony wafts into the wider world.

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