205.251.5057 info@stelias.org


Father Richard’s Retirement Celebration Information

Dates: January 16-17, 2021

Tickets for Retirement Banquet on Saturday, January 16

Tickets for Father Richard’s Retirement Banquet may now be purchased by check routing information, debit or credit card either by clicking the link below which will take you to the online giving page or by calling the church office and talking to Rosa-Marie, the parish Administrator. When you click on the link enter the total dollar amount for the number of tickets you wish to purchase in the box for Retirement Dinner Tickets. Choose one time frequency from the drop down box and click continue at the bottom and follow the instructions to complete your purchase. Tickets are $25 each. Seating will be assigned later on a first come first served basis with Covid-19 restrictions taken into consideration. We anticipate seating approximately 150 people in the main hall.
Overflow seating will be available in the classrooms and the program will be livestreamed in those rooms. We will announce when in-hall seating is full.

If you need assistance with either you may contact Rosa-Marie Sacco at 205-251-5057 ext. 3, or Beverly Kimes at 205-837-2558.


St. Elias has a $109 rate at the Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham Downtown. Rooms must be reserved by December 16, 2020. Cancellations can be made up to 48 hours in advance with no penalty.

Group Name: Saint Elias Maronite

Group Code: ELI


There are several ways to book:

  *  Hilton Garden Inn One-Click—https://secure3.hilton.com/en_US/gi/reservation/book.htm?ctyhocn=BHMDWGI&groupCode=eli

  *  Call 1-800-Reservations—(1-800-426-7866) Please be sure to advise the Agent of your group name or group code

  *  Call the hotel directly—(205) 322-7937 and ask for reservations.  Identify your group name or group code and an agent will book your guest room


Monday thru Friday: 8:00 am
Saturday: 5:00 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am and 10:30 am
Holy Days: 6:00 pm (eve) and 8:00 am
Confessions: Saturday: 4:00 pm
or anytime upon request


Rectory/Office: 205-251-5057

General: info@stelias.org
Abouna Peter: abounapeter@stelias.org
Father Richard: fatherrichard@stelias.org
Rosa Marie Sacco (secretary): rosamarie@stelias.org