Rev. Dr. Nicholas G. Louh
The Reverend Dr. Nicholas Louh was born in Jacksonville, Florida on September 25, 1974 and currently serves as the Senior Priest of St. John the Divine Greek Orthodox Church.
Upon graduating from the University of North Florida, Rev. Louh entered Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Seminary in Boston, Massachusetts and graduated with a highest-distinction Masters of Divinity (1999) and a Masters of Theology (2000). He then attended Gordon Cornwell Theological Seminary where he earned a Doctorate of Ministry (2003) with an emphasis on Pastoral Counseling in the urban ministry.
Fr. Nicholas is known in both local and global communities as a devoted pastor, motivational speaker, and compassionate champion for those in need, and a passionate advocate for interfaith dialogue and social justice. Fr. Nicholas has a heart for guiding people through the difficulties of everyday life, by providing practical means to bridge their faith into their everyday life. He travels throughout the country leading retreats on understanding and living out God’s purpose. In addition to his role as pastor at St. John the Divine, Rev. Louh serves as the Vicar for the Eastern Florida Conference of the Holy Metropolis of Atlanta and is a member of the Metropolis Council.
In addition to his role as pastor at St. John the Divine, Rev. Louh serves as the Vicar for the Eastern Florida Conference of the Holy Metropolis of Atlanta and is a member of the Metropolis Council. He is also an Adjunct Professor of World Religions at the Florida State College at Jacksonville and is the chaplain for the Jacksonville Sharks Arena Football Team. He appears on WJCT radio as part of the “God Squad”, a monthly panel discussion broadcast program discussing a broad array of religious topics of current interest. He also proudly serves on several local and state boards, including OneJax, an interfaith organization. He is the co-host of a live weekly call-in radio show with his wife, Dr. Roxanne Louh, called "Live With The Louhs" which can be found on Ancient Faith Radio (ancientfaith.com) on Tuesdays at 8p.m. (Eastern). Rev. Louh also shares daily inspirational radio messages on 92.5 FM Sports Radio, as well as on local cable television. He also serves as the Communications Committee Chairman for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese Council.
Rev. Louh and his wife Dr. Roxanne Louh have two children, George and Gabriella.
Roxanne Louh, Psy.D., PA
Dr. Roxanne Louh, a native of Gainesville, is a licensed clinical psychologist in Jacksonville, Florida, where she uses her extensive training in private practice and as a speaker with expertise in a variety of concerns, including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, marriage and parenting issues, and eating disorders, body image awareness, and women’s issues. She has presented to national groups, universities, area high schools, and churches across the country.
Dr. Louh is a highly regarded and respected figure in her profession through both her educational achievements and her training. She received her early education from the University of Florida, graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in psychology and a minor in food science and human nutrition. She earned her first Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology at the University of Central Florida. Her second Master’s degree and her Doctorate are in clinical psychology from the Florida Institute of Technology. During her graduate work, Dr. Louh devoted much of her time to working within the college counseling arena, empowering women through body image awareness, whole body health, stress management, and emotional health. A residency at Virginia Commonwealth University and the Medical College of Virginia was followed by full-time work in clinical psychology at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville. Her position involved working in the outpatient practice and serving as the Clinical Director of Psychological Services at Wolfson’s Children’s Hospital’s (a part of Baptist Medical Center) treatment program for eating disorders. She opened her own private practice in 2006.
Dr. Louh continues to dedicate much of her time to community-wide presentations, reaching the public through various news media, social media, radio, educational talks, and blogs. She makes regular appearances as a guest expert on the show, “The Chat,” a local news show similar to “The View,” where four cohosts discuss current and newsworthy topics of the day. She strongly believes in the prevention of mental health issues through education and awareness. She is an established member of the American Psychological Association, and regularly contributes to a blog for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America, entitled “Healthy Minds Healthy Souls.” Together, Dr. Louh and her husband co-host, "Live with the Louhs," a weekly radio show that airs at 8p.m. (Eastern) on Ancient Faith Radio (ancientfaith.com).
Dr. Louh lives in Jacksonville with her husband Nicholas and their two children, George and Gabriella.