To register or ask questions, give us a call at 831 272 3388, email us at, or visit:

Fr. Sebastian Carnazzo, PhD, is a priest in the Melkite Catholic Church of America and pastor of St. Elias Melkite Parish in San Jose, CA (  Along with his pastoral duties, he is also an adjunct lecturer in Biblical Studies and Catechetics for the Christendom Graduate School of Theology as well as an instructor for a number of other institutions.  He received his BS in Animal Science with a concentration in veterinary medicine from Cal Poly University, San Luis Obispo, CA, his MA in Theology with a concentration in Sacred Scripture from the Christendom Graduate School of Theology, Alexandria, VA, and his PhD in Biblical Studies from the Catholic University of America, Washington, DC.  His dissertation was published under the title Seeing Blood and Water: A Narrative-critical Study of John 19:34 (2012).  He is also the author of many articles and the contributor to a number of multi-author works.

Dear Parents of Greek Students and Adult Greek Students,

The classes are beginning to fill up.  Some are almost closed and others still have room.  Please contact me asap if you are wanting to register for one of these classes.

Online Courses

All class times are in Pacific Standard Time. The Online semesters run for 15 weeks. Tuition is $375 ($25/class).

Classes for Kids (ages 8 and above)

Fall 2020 (9/2-12/16
[no class 11/25])

Beginning Greek: Wednesdays (pick a class below that works for you schedule)

Alpha 8:00-8:25am (one seat left)

Beta 9:30-9:55am (four seats left)

Gamma 5:00-5:25pm (one seat left)

Intermediate Greek: Wednesdays, 8:30-8:55am (Full)

Advanced Greek: Wednesdays, 9:00-9:25am (one seat left)

Classes for Adults

Wednesdays, 5:30-6:55 (four seats left)

Fr. Sebastian