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,...

Divine Liturgy to be served outside London in DecemberAt 10 a.m. on Saturday, 20th December, 2014, Father Vitaly Serapinas will serve Divine Liturgy at the St John Chrysostom Greek Orthodox Church, Bentham Lane, Bentham, near Cheltenham,...

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)...

Friends of Mount Athos SymposiumThe Society of the Friends of Mount Athos is dedicated to the study and promulgation of knowledge of the history, culture, arts, architecture, natural history, and literature of the Orthodox...

News

December 8, 2014 - Bishop Constantine – memory eternal!On Monday, 1 December, 2014, the reburial of His Grace, Bishop Constantine (Jessensky), once Bishop of Richmond and Great Britain (1981 – 1986), was held atHoly Trinity Monasteryin Jordanville, NY,...

December 1, 2014 - Christmas FairThe very successful Russian Orthodox Christmas Fair Fundraiser took place this year during the afternoon of Sunday,23rd November, 2014 in the Church Hall attached to the Cathedral in Harvard Road....

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...

Calendar for Today

Our Cathedral address is 57 Harvard Road, London, W4 4ED,
tel. 020 364 26 459.
For all questions you can contact the clergy:

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