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

Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 2015Dear in Christ fathers, brothers and sisters: - Led by His Eminence Archbishop Mark of Berlin, Germany, and Great Britain, we are planning a pilgrimage to the Holy Land between 10th and 23rd May,...

Russian Orthodox Church Christmas FairOn the 23th of November from 1pm to 5pmyou are welcomed to the dinning room. - There you can find Russian pastries, fragrant Samovar tea, interesting purchases and warm sincere atmosphere. - Donation...

Divine Liturgy to be served outside London in November At 9.30 a.m. on Saturday, 22nd November, 2014 Archpriest Vladimir Vilgerts will serve Divine Liturgy at the St Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Greek Church Street, Butetown, Cardiff, CF10 5HA. For...

Ballroom Dancing Classes for ChildrenTo all parishioners: - The Ballroom Dance School invites your children, boys and girls, aged 6 - 10 years, to learn ballroom dancing. (5 year-old and 11 year-old children may be considered on an...

Embassy, Emigrants, and EnglishmenWith the blessing of His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia, Holy Trinity Monastery, Jordanville, NY, USA will publish in English on 1st...

Orthodox Seminar – MunichFrom 25th to 27th December, 2014, under the auspices of the Cathedral of the Holy New Martyrs and Confessors of Russia and St. Nicholas in Munich, Germany, (Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia)...

News

November 10, 2014 - London Book LaunchTo mark the publication of Embassy, Emigrants, and Englishmen, a reception was held on the evening of Tuesday, 4th November, 2014. The publishers of the book, Holy Trinity Monastery, Jordanville,...

November 8, 2014 - Appeal for FundsThe late and ever-memorable Bishop Constantine (Jessensky) was the Bishop of Richmond and Great Britain from 1981 until 1986. When he retired, Bishop Constantine went to live in a monastery in...

November 6, 2014 - Archpriest Thomas HardyOn the evening of Wednesday, 5th November, 2014 the Trustees and members of the Church Council gathered together with the clergy of the Cathedral of the Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God and...

October 28, 2014 - Why Orthodox Christians Should Reject HalloweenThe secular festival of Halloween is contrary to the teachings of the Church. For more, read...

October 11, 2014 - Parish Pilgrimage to Ely and to Crowland AbbeyMore such pilgrimage trips to other places in the UK are planned for the near...

October 9, 2014 - Archpriest Peter Baulk Nameday, 2014This year the feast of the Righteous Peter of Constantinople* fell on a Sunday – the 17th Sunday after Pentecost, 22 September/5 October 2014. This is the Nameday of Archpriest Peter Baulk, priest...

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