St John the Wonderworker is located in Atlanta, Georgia and we are a part of the Diocese of the South in the Orthodox Church in America. We welcome all to visit our parish and experience the richness of the Orthodox Christian faith. 



Archbishop of Dallas and the South

Archbishop Alexander [Golitzin]

Archbishop Alexander (Golitzin) was born in Burbank, CA in 1948 and raised attending Saint Innocent Church, Tarzana, CA.  He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of California at Berkeley and a Master of Divinity degree from Saint Vladimir’s Seminary.  He spent seven years pursuing doctoral studies at Oxford University in England under His Eminence, Metropolitan Kallistos [Ware].  During this time, he also spent two years in Greece, including one year at Simonos Petras Monastery on Mount Athos.

More information: OCA Website


Archpriest Tom Alessandroni


Fr Tom Alessandroni

Fr Tom has been the Rector at St John since 2013. 


Phone Number: 404-577-6330 [church number]


Priest Seth Earl

Assistant Priest

Fr Seth Earl 

Fr Seth has been assigned to St John since 2017. 


Phone Number: 404-577-6330 [church number]


Priest Chris Williamson

Attached Priest

Fr Chris Williamson 

Fr Chris was originally the Assistant Priest at St John with both Fr Jacob, as well as Fr Tom. He is currently retired though still attached to the parish. He still actively serves in both the Loaves and Fishes program, as well as liturgical services.


Deacon Gabe Aldridge

Deacon and Catechist

Dcn Gabe Aldridge 

Fr Dcn Gabe is currently the main Deacon at St John. In addition to liturgical functions, he also serves as the parish's catechetical instructor.



Archpriest Jacob Myers

Fr Jacob Myers

Our founding priest and pastor, Archpriest Jacob Myers, was taken from our midst by a sudden devastating illness. He reposed in the Lord on Wednesday, January 16, 2013. May His Memory be Eternal.