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

Forthcoming visit of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion from Monday13th March until Monday 20th March, accompanied by the Wonder Working Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of GodHis Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion will be visiting the UK again from Monday 13th March staying until Monday 20th March, and will be bringing with him the Wonder Working Kursk Root Icon of the Mother...

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...

Pilgrimage to Holy Land 2017Under the guidance of His Eminence Archbishop Mark of Berlin and Germany, the German diocese is organising pilgrimage to the Holy Land 15-26 May 2017 to coincide with the feast of the Ascension of...

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...

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

January 21, 2017 - Metropolitan Hilarion arrived at Gatwick airportOn 21st January Metropolitan Hilarion, the first Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad and the ruling bishop of the diocese of Great Britain and Ireland, arrived at Gatwick airport. - He was...

January 3, 2017 - Nativity Epistle of HILARION, Metropolitan of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of RussiaMoved by the most profound feelings of fraternal love and joy for the Savior of the World bom in Bethlehem, I congratulate the archpastors, clergymen, monastics and all the faithful flock of the...

December 19, 2016 - Russian BazaarOur traditional Russian Bazaar took place on the eve of the Nativity fast on Sunday 5th December, which is according to the Orthodox tradition, the last day before the beginning of the start of the...

October 15, 2016 - His Holiness Patriarch Kyrill of Moscow and All Russia visited our Cathedral...

October 3, 2016 - Fr Vitaly promoted to ArchpriestOn Monday 3rd October at the Diocesan Assembly, which was held in Frankfurt, Germany, Fr Vitaly was made an Archpriest by His Eminence Archbishop Mark during the opening Liturgy. This is probably the...

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...

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