Welcome to St. Basil Greek Orthodox Church in downtown New Haven, CT.
St. Basil is located in downtown New Haven just off Church Street at 1 Tower Lane across from Tower One/Tower East. You may contact Fr. Donat Augusta by calling on his cell phone 860-306-7230. If you are trying to reach someone who may be at the church, call the church phone number: 203-777-8294."Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God." - Romans 15:7
Through this web site, we are pleased to be able to introduce you to that same worship and fellowship as it is expressed in the life of our Parish. If you are a new member of our parish, or are considering membership, these web pages will acquaint you with what our parish offers to those who give it support and sustenance; to those who already belong to the church, we hope they will provide you with the assurance that your sacrificial offerings are received with profound respect, and are utilized to maximum effectiveness. They will, in any case, enable you to make the informed decisions that are necessary for a meaningful relationship with your church!
Directions to St. Basil Greek Orthodox Church, 1 Tower Lane, New Haven, CT.
From I-95. Take Exit 47 (Route 34 West, Downtown New Haven). On Route 34, move immediately to the right lane and take Exit 1. Proceed straight to the stoplight at the intersection (Church Street). At this light turn left onto Church Street. Go a short distance to the second stoplight and turn left onto Tower Lane. St. Basil is at the end of the street.
From I-91 South. Just before the I-95 merge, take Exit 1 (Route 34 West, Downtown New Haven). On Route 34 move immediately to the right lane and take Exit 1. Proceed straight to the stoplight at the intersection (Church Street). At this stoplight turn left onto Church Street. Go a short distance to the second stoplight and turn left onto Tower Lane. St. Basil is at the end of the street.
A "New Church Account" has been set up that will accept special donations and other funds from various activities. The purpose of this account will be to provide the means to meet the expenses related to our new church in the coming year and the THERANIXIA of our new Church. After the transition is made to the new church, this account will be incorporated and become the Endowment Fund of the St. Basil Church.
Donations to this fund are being accepted and may be earmarked for the "Endowment Fund" and mailed to the Church at: St. Basil Greek Orthodox Church, PO Box 9356, New Haven, CT 06533.
Deposition of the Precious Robe of the Theotokos in Blachernae; St. Juvenal, Patriarch of Jerusalem; Juvenal the Protomartyr of America & Alaska; John Maximovitch, Archbishop of Shanghai and San Francisco; Synaxis of the Most Holy Theotokos of the Orphan