Fr. Jakob has been the pastor of Chapel of the Holy Spirit Christian Catholic Church since 2009 and is currently involved in work the Rhode Island State Council of Churches and foster care. He has a particular interest in assisting those marginalized by poverty. The fee for the wedding goes directly to the ministries of the parish and helps to support our good work in the community.
Fr. Jakob-Lazarus graduated with a degree in religious studies and philosophy from Stonehill College, a masters degree in theology from Providence College and also attended the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology in Berkeley, California. Fr. Jakob is a graduate from the University of Massachusetts School of Law and has an MBA from Bryant University. He is currently finishing a PhD in humanities at Salve Regina University.