St. Sophia Church

Bethel, Alaska

Founded 1968


Serviced by diocesan clergy.

Diocese: Diocese of Alaska

Deanery: Bethel / Kuskokwim Deanery


541 3rd Ave
Bethel, Alaska 99557

Mailing address:

PO Box 2991
Bethel, AK 99557

Parish Contacts

Dean, Kuskokwim Deanery
PO Box 6081
Napaskiak, AK 99559
Home: 907-737-7188


The parish is now holding services in the two story red building on Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway just across the road from the “Snack Shack” Restaurant.  Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway is the one main paved road in Bethel running from the Airport in the west to the Brown Sleugh Bridge in the east end of the city.

Schedule of Services

5:00 PM Vigil.
Saturday Evening

9:30 AM Divine Liturgy.
Sunday Morning

6:30 PM Great Vespers and Confessions.
Eves of Great Feasts

Persons desiring baptisms, marriages, or other sacraments for themselves or members of their families should contact Fr. George Berezkin directly.  Persons desiring to learn more about Orthodoxy or to become members of the Orthodox Church are encouraged to contact Fr. George.  In the event of an emergency, please contact Fr. George.