Welcome to Debre Sahel St. Gabriel Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church of San Diego

Welcome to Our Website

Debre Sahel St Gabriel Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church is welcoming you to its house of worship. We hope our greetings will convey the pleasure we feel in having you visit us. Although you are a visitor, don't feel as a stranger, for you are among God's people. May every aspect of our service bless and encourage you. Unite your prayer with ours by joining our Sunday prayer service. Learn more about the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo church’s faith, values and tradition on our Sunday services. View More »

Picture Gallery

pictureBrowse archive of pictures taken during various events over the past 10 yeas.

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Ethiopian Calendar

pictureEthiopian Orthodox Church calender contains a list of holidays and fasting dates for the past 5 years. View 2008 Ethiopian Calender »



Worship the LORD your God, and his blessing will be on your food and water. I will take away sickness from among you.
Exodus 23:25
St. Gabriel Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church of San Diego offers worshiping service every Saturday and Sunday. View More »


About us


St. Gabriel is one of the most celebrated archangels among the Ethiopian people. St. Gabriel churches are founded throughout Ethiopia, some of them established dating back over one thousand years age.
St. Gabriel feast day is traditionally celebrated twice a year in July and December mass is held once a week on Sundays. View More »


Get in touch!


Address: 456 5th Avenue
City: Chula Vista, CA 91910
Email: info@sandiegokidusgebriel.org
Telephone: (619) 946-4340
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Debre Sahel St Gabriel Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church needs your continued help. Donate Online Now

You can also drop your donation at the church or mail check or money order payable to: St Gabriel EOT Church Of San Diego, 456 5th Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91910

Timket Celebration, 2015

Timket celebration, 2015

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