Fr. Christopher Kolentsas
Assistant Priest, Saint Sophia Cathedral
Phone: (323) 737-2424
Fr. Christopher Kolentsas, his wife Kristen, their daughters Natalia, Kalliope, Paraskevi and his mother-in-law Brenda Barrows joined the Saint Sophia Cathedral family on October 2016.
Christopher joined Saint Sophia Cathedral as the Lay Assistant on his way to the diaconate and priesthood. He is a recent graduate from Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology in Brookline, Massachusetts with a Master of Divinity Degree. Before Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology he attended Bridgewater State University where he earned a Bachelor of Exercise Science and a Masters of Strength and Conditioning.
Fr. Christopher Kolentsas and his family hail from Brockton, Massachusetts He was GOYA Advisor at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox parish in Brockton, Massachusetts. Fr. Christopher Kolentsas is also an accomplished athlete, having participated in the Men’s Shot Put and Discus Throw at the New England Alliance Outdoor T & F Championship. He was Strength & Conditioning Intern at Bridgewater State University and Personal Trainer at Center City Gym in Brockton, Massachusetts.