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

Itinerary His Eminence, Metropolitan Hilarion 13-20th March 2017 (UPDATED)Monday 13th March Metropolitan Hilarion, first hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad, along with Proto-deacon Denis will be bringing the Wonder Working Kursk Root Icon of the Mother of God,...

Additional ServiceThe Akathist to the Holy Kursk Root Icon will be served again on Thursday 16th March at 6:15pm in the...

Annual Parish Council MeetingCathedral of the Dormition of the Mother of God the Holy Royal Martyrs - Annual Parish Council Meeting - Sunday 19th March - A notice has been placed at the back of the Cathedral giving notice that...

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...

News

March 14, 2017 - The Akathist to the Holy Kursk Root IconOn Monday 13th March 2017, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion, first Hierarch of the Russian Church Abroad, together with Protodeacon Denis arrived at Heathrow Airport bringing with them the Holy...

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...

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