Welcome

Welcome to the website of the London Russian Orthodox Church Abroad’s Cathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God and the Royal Martyrs.

On this site can be found the schedule of services, and contact details of the clergy of the Cathedral.

The services are mainly held in Church Slavonic, (the liturgical language of the Russian Orthodox Church) with some parts in English. A sermon is preached at the Sunday Liturgy in Russian, with a simultaneous translation in English, or in English with a translation into Russian.

Announcements

His Holiness Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and All Russia to visit our CathedralOn Saturday 15th October, His Holiness Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and All Russia will pay a brief visit to our Cathedral. He is expected to arrive approximately at 5pm and will serve a Moleben before...

Moleben for the start of the Academic New YearOn Sunday 11th immediately after the Liturgy, a Moleben will be offered for the start of the Academic New Year. Please write the names of any children or students starting their studies on the list...

Sunday school for childrenWe are starting a Sunday school for children on Sunday 11/09 and every Sunday at 13:30 after the trapesa, and in early September Saturday school. Further information will be issued nearer the time....

Church Lessons For AdultsStarting on Saturday 3rd September, a study group for mainly adults based on the “Law of God” will be held in the Church House Library, starting at 3pm and finish by 4:45pm in time for the start...

Evening meetings for single young peopleDear Parishioners and site visitors! - This year we continue our monthly evening meetings for single young people and also for those whose marriage has broken down but who would have liked to correct...

Правила молитвенного поведения в храмеНапоминаем о нескольких правилах внешнего молитвенного поведения в храме: - Многие новые члены прихода,...

News

August 31, 2016 - Statement from Chancellor of the Diocese of Great Britain and IrelandHis Eminence Archbishop Mark will shortly be retiring as ruling hierarch of the Diocese of Great Britain and Ireland. Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Church outside of Russia...

April 25, 2016 - Fr Vladimir was relieved from clerical duties in accordance with his own request and based on his state of healthAt a Church Council Meeting held in 17th April, HE Archbishop Mark announced that Archpriest Vladimir Vilgerts would be stepping down at a priest of the Cathedral on 8th May and will return to...

March 22, 2016 - Repose of Subdeacon Prince Dmitri Nicolayevich GalitzineIn this photograph Prince Dmitri Galitzine (at that time a Reader) holds a portrait of the Tsar-Martyr at a panikhida served before the Cenotaph in Whitehall, London, July 1978. Others in the...

March 6, 2016 - Charity FairIn the afternoon of 6th March the parish house of the Cathedral at 57 Harvard Rd hosted a charity fair. The event was organised by the Sisterhood of St Xenia, and the raised funds totalled one...

February 23, 2016 - 30th Anniversary CelebratedHis Eminence Archbishop Mark of Berlin, Germany and Great Britain recently made one his regular pastoral visits to the diocese of Great Britain and Ireland, accompanied by Father Protodeacon Georg...

January 12, 2016 - Installation of Mosaic IconOn the Second Day of the Feast of the Nativity of Our Lord, we celebrate the Synaxis of the Most Holy Mother of God. It was on this day, 26 December, 2015/8 January, 2016, that Archpriest Vladimir...

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