Marilyn Kreta was a member of Holy Resurrection Cathedral in Kodiak, Alaska. The parish is in the Orthodox Church in America, Diocese of Alaska.
Ms. Kreta was refused Holy Communion at Holy Resurrection after having Confession the night before. After this public humiliation, she began to attend services at St. Innocent’s Academy in Kodiak. St. Innocent’s is a parish of the Bulgarian Eastern Orthodox Diocese of the USA, Canada and Australia.
She currently attends services at St. along with other long-standing members of Holy Resurrection who are seeking out the Academy as a refuge.