St. John the Baptist Cathedral is a church in the Diocese of the Western American Diocese for the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America and was established in September of 1954. We are located at 900 Baker Street, San Francisco, California. Our parish priest is Very Reverend Djurica Gordic. Visitors are always welcome to join us each Sunday to learn more about our Orthodox Faith and Serbian Culture.
Divine Liturgy - Sunday's at 10:30 am, Church School at 11:30 am
We welcome everyone to register for the 2016 Sts. Sebastian and Mardarije Orthodox Institue which will be held at our St. George Serbian Orthodox Church in San Deigo, California, February 22-25. The guest speaker will be Fr. Maximos of Simonopetra. The theme will be "Virtue and Knowledge in the Theology of St. Maximos the Confessor". The Clergy Annual Lenten Retreat will be help in conjunction with the Orthodox Institute. Everyone is invited to come and participate in this educational and spiritually beneficial Orthodox Institute.
The Schedule, Registration, and Hotel information is online. Please visit http://westsrbdio.org/en/institute
On Sunday, January 17, 2016 His Grace Bishop Maxim, together with his parents, Proto Lazar and Protinica Radmila Veselinovic, visited the St. John the Baptist Cathedral. On this day, Proto Lazar also celebated his 50th Anniversary of his ordination into the holy preisthood.
On January 6th & 7th at the Serbian Orthodox Cathedral of the St. John the Baptist, parishioners gathered to celebrated the Nativity of our Lord and Soviour Jesus Christ. Thy Nativity O Christ our God. has shown to the world the light of wisdom! For by it, those who worshiped the stars were taught by a star to adore Thee, the Sun of Righteousness and to know thee, the Orient from on high. O lord, Glorgy to thee!