Sunday, March 1, 2015

Blessed repose, Fr. Matthew Baker! Memory Eternal!

UPDATE: A fund has been put together to help the family. Please go here and render what aid you can.

From the blog Orthodox and Heterodoxy, the sad news that a family friend and good & faithful servant in the Lord's service has passed as the result of an automative incident.

We just learned the very sad and shocking news that Fr. Matthew Baker, a promising, brilliant scholar and priest who has contributed a number of articles to this site and is the close friend of a number of us, passed away in a tragic car accident this evening while traveling home from his parish assignment in Connecticut.
Complete post here.


  1. memory Eternal! Praying for his wife and children.

  2. Devastating. "Brilliant Scholar" doesn't even capture it. Prayers and Memory Eternal.