Archpriest Constantine White recently received a 20-year service award from Georgetown University in recognition of his years of service as the school’s full-time Orthodox Christian chaplain.
His Beatitude, Metropolitan Jonah, Georgetown students, and area faithful attended the ceremony.
Originally from the Chicago area, Father Constantine received his Bachelor degree from the American University School of International Service in Washington, DC. He attended Saint Vladimir’s Seminary, Crestwood, NY, from which he graduated in 1979 with a Master of Divinity degree.
After his graduation, Father Constantine served as a lay missionary in the Orthodox Church of Japan for four years. For many years, he served as Dean of Saint Nicholas Cathedral, the See of the Primate of the Orthodox Church in America. He currently serves as rector of Saint Matthew Church, Columbia, MD.
Within the field of campus ministry, Father Constantine has worked extensively with Orthodox Christian clergy and faithful from different jurisdictions. He and his wife are blessed with two children.