St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, A Pan-Orthodox Christian Mission Parish, Murphy, North Carolina

About Us


About Us

St. Nicholas Orthodox Church is a mission parish of the American Carpatho-Russian Orthodox Diocese.  We are dedicated to spreading the good news of Christianity, while maintaining the ancient traditions of the Orthodox faith.  Our members come from many backgrounds, and include both cradle Orthodox and converts.   They come from a wide area:  Cherokee, Clay and Graham counties in North Carolina,  Towns, Union and Fannin counties in Georgia, and Polk County, Tennessee.

Curious?  We welcome everyone to our services, and invite you to come and see.  Everyone is welcome!  We are located close to Murphy Medical Center and Tri-County Community College.  Our address is 3711 US 64 E Alternate, #6, Murphy, North Carolina 28906.

If you have questions, please contact Fr. James at FrJames@stnicholasorthodoxnc.org, or by phone at 828.361.1464.