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Christ the King Chapel



Religious Ministry Team 
Points of Contact



                                        LCDR Matthew Fore, CHC, USN                 Father Dominic-Joseph Castro                    RP2(FMF) Anton Arganoza
                                            matthew.fore@nps.edu                                  drcastro@nps.edu                                    anton.arganoza@nps.edu
                                                    831-656-3996                                            831-656-6264                                               831-656-2241 

Devine Services

Divine Services

Protestant Worship

  • 1030 - Sunday

Catholic Mass

  • 0900 - Sunday
  • 1205 - Holy Days
  • By Appointment - Confession

Muslim Prayer

  • Daily (Building 300 Prayer Room)
Chaplain Services

Chaplain Services

  • Confidential Counseling Services
  • safeTALK (Suicide Alertness for Everyone) Training 
  • Evidence-based Marital Skills Training / Counseling
  • PREP (Prevention Relationship Enhancement Program)
  • PAIRS (Practical Application of Intimate Relationships)
  • PREP "Got Your Back" (Resiliency and Personal Growth Training)
  • 5 Love Languages Training
Parachurch Ministries

Parachurch Ministries

The Navigators 
Wednesdays 0600
Chapel Classroom (BLDG 300)




                                                                                        Joel Yourkowski                                          Bob Reehm
                                                                                  yourk6@comcast.net                                  breehm1@gmail.com
                                                                                         719-651-7059                                                N/A

CRU (Campus Crusades for Christ)
NOTE: CRU Ministry will be on pause until further notice.
Chapel Classroom (BLDG 300)




PWOC Monterey (Protestant Women of the Chapel)
Wednesdays 0900
Location: Zoom


                                                               Hannah Szabo                                        Donna Yourkowski                                        Carrie Hatch
                                                    hannah.szabo1002@gmail.com                      yourk6@comcast.net                             cdegr002@gmail.com
                                                                970-712-2792                                         719-651-7095                                                     N/A


CWOC Monterey (Catholic Women of the Chapel)
Starting Soon!

Suzanne Fox


Chapel Staff

LCDR Matthew Fore

Command Chaplain

Chaplain Matthew C. Fore hails from Monterey, CA.  After graduation from Pacific Grove High School, he attended Cogswell Polytechnical College and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering.  He finished his graduate theological education at Westminster Seminary California.  In May 2010, Chaplain Fore was commissioned and then attended Officer Development School and Chaplain School in Newport, RI and Ft. Jackson, SC, respectively.  From 2010 to 2013 Chaplain Fore served as Battalion Chaplain with 3d Battalion 12th Marines in Okinawa, Japan.  His second tour of duty was with CREDO Marine Corps Installations West in Camp Pendleton, CA as the Deputy Director.  From July 2016 to July 2018 Chaplain Fore served as Command Chaplain onboard the USS Lake Erie (CG 70), home ported in San Diego.  From August 2018 to August 2021, served as the Installation Chaplain at Commander Fleet Activities Chinhae in South Korea.  Chaplain Fore reported to NSAM/NPS as Command Chaplain in September 2021.  His personal awards include one Meritorious Service Medal, three Navy Commendation Medals, and the Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal.  Chaplain Fore has been married to his wife for 16 years, and together they have two children.



Fr. Dominic-Joseph R. Castro

Catholic Priest

Fr. Castro was ordained a Roman Catholic priest in 1998 and has served in a variety of ministries: parish ministry; college campus ministry; prison ministry.  Fr. Castro graduated from Saint Patrick Seminary in Menlo Park, California after completing undergraduate courses and graduate courses at Oblate College of Philosophy and Theology in Washington, DC.  He has a B.A. degree in Philosophy and a Masters in Divinity. Fr. Castro has been the Catholic priest at Naval Support Activity Monterey since 2011.


RP2(FMF) Anton Arganoza

Command Religious Program Manager

Religious Program Specialist Second Class Anton Arganoza is originally from Lakewood, Washington. He enjoys experiencing the sights, sounds and tastes of the Monterey Peninsula.  He served with the Chaplain’s Religious Enrichment Development Operation (CREDO) onboard Naval Base Kitsap in Bremerton, Washington where he supported resiliency retreats for families and couples.  His second tour of duty was onboard Marine Corps Air-Ground Combat Center in Twentynine Palms, California where he supported 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines and 1st Tank Battalion in sustainment and deployment training.  He also served with and deployed with the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit as it assumed the role of Command Element, SPMAGTF CR-CC 19.1 in support of Operation Inherent Resolve.  RP2 Arganoza reported on board Naval Support Activity Monterey as Command Religious Program Manager on October 2020.

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