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

Parent's meetingDear Parishioners! - Any Parent wishing to enroll their child/childrenfor the 2017/2018 Saturday School "year,or who wants to find out information should attend theparent's meeting being held9...

Preparation for the Patronal Festival of the CathedralDear Brothers and Sisters in Christ ! - Everyone wishing to help by taking part in the preparation of the Cathedral, the grounds and Hall for the forthcoming Patronal festival of the upper church,...

Evening meetings for single young people 2017Dear 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...

Seaside trip to Folkestone (Kent) on the South Coast of EnglandDear Parishioners! - On Tuesday, 25 July 2017, we are proposing to organise a day trip to the seaside at Folkestone (Kent) for our families and children. - We will have an opportunity to serve a...

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...

News

July 25, 2017 - FolkestoneOn 25th July a party of 19 parents and children left the Cathedral on Tuesday morning by coach and traveled to the parish Church of St Mary and St Eanswyth, Folkestone, where Fr Peter served a...

July 24, 2017 - Patronal Feast of our lower churchFor the Patronal Feast of our lower church dedicated to the Holy Royal Martyrs; on the eve of the Feast Fr Vitaly served the vigil which was attended by a number of parishioners from the Cathedral at...

June 14, 2017 - Vladika Irenei appointed Administrator of the British DioceseTo the Very Reverend and Reverend Clergy - Together with the Subdeacons and Readers - of the UK Diocese - Dear in Christ, Reverend Fathers and Brethren! - My greetings to you from Munich, where the...

May 12, 2017 - Visit of the Myrrh streaming Hawaiian Iveron Icon of the Mother of GodVisit of the Myrrh streaming Hawaiian Iveron Icon of the Mother of God to Cathedral on Friday 12th May when an Akathist was offered in the presence of the Icon lead by His Grace Bishop Irenei of...

April 16, 2017 - PASCHAL EPISTLE OF HILARION, Metropolitan of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of RussiaBeloved Archpastors, Honorable Fathers, Dear in the Lord Brothers and Sisters: - With a heart filled with the endearing sensation of Paschal joy, I congratulate the hierarchs, clergymen, monastics,...

April 14, 2017 - Holy FireA flame from the Holy Fire will be arriving at the Cathedral on Holy Saturday (15th April) at approximately 11pm. - The Holy Fire is a miracle that occurs every year at the Church of the Holy...

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