Tuesday
Sep242013

Metropolitan Hilarion meets with Catholic Archbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster

On September 24, 2013, Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Moscow Patriarchate’s department for external church relations, during his working visit to London, met with Archbishop Vincent Nichols of Westminster (Roman Catholic Church).

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Tuesday
Sep172013

Archbishop Elisey visited Glasgow

On Sunday 15th September, Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh visited Scotland and celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Parish of St Kentigern in Glasgow.

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Thursday
Sep122013

Archbishop Elisey took part in the celebrations on the occasion of the 300 anniversary of Alexander Nevsky Lavra

From 11th to 12th September, Archbishop Elisey visited Saint Petersburg and, with the blessing of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill, took part in the celebrations on the occasion of the 300 anniversary of Alexander Nevsky Lavra.

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Monday
Sep092013

PILGRIMAGE TO THE MONASTERY OF ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST IN ESSEX ON 24 SEPTEMBER 2013

On the blessing of His Emminence Archbisop Elisey, on 24 September 2013, the day of memory of saint venerable Silouan of Athos, spiritual father of Archimsndrate Sophrony (Sakharov), founder of the monastery, there will be a pilgrimage to the Monastery of St. John the Baptist in Essex.

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Monday
Aug052013

The memory of Metropolitan Anthony was prayerfully observed in London

On 4th August, the memory of Metropolitan Anthony, who departed to the Lord ten years ago, was prayerfully observed at the London Cathedral.

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Tuesday
Jul302013

Reception in the House of Commons

July 30, Archbishop Elisey and archpriest Alexander Gorbunov attended a reception hosted by a prominent British politician and economist, the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, member of Parliament Vincent Cable in association with Bishop Angelos, the general bishop of the Coptic Church in the United Kingdom.

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Thursday
Jul252013

10th anniversary of the blessed repose of Metropolitan Anthony (Bloom)

Sunday 4th August will be 10th anniversary of the blessed repose of Metropolitan Anthony (Bloom).

 

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Tuesday
Jun042013

Patriarch Kirill arrives on Mount Athos 

On June 4, 2013, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia arrived on Holy Mount Athos.

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Saturday
Jun012013

Primates of the Orthodox Church of Greece and Russia meet in Athens during the official visit of His Holiness Patriarch Kirill to Greece

On 1st  June, His Holiness Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia arrived in Greece at the invitation of His Beatitude Hieronymus II, Archbishop of Athens and All Greece, and the Holy Synod of the Orthodox Church of Greece.

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Saturday
May112013

Archbishop Elisey took part in the Serbian celebration of the feast of St Basil of Ostrog

On May 11th, Bright Saturday, Archbishop Elisey took part in the celebration of St. Basil of Ostrog - one of the most venerated Serbian saints, which took place in the London Church of St Sava of the Serbian Orthodox Church.

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Monday
May062013

The clergy and parishioners of the Cathedral congratulated Archbishop Anatoly of Kerch on his namesday

On May 6th, Bright Monday, the feast of the holy Great Martyr George, the martyr Anatoly and the Holy Martyr the Empress Alexandra, Archbishop Elisey, the clergy and parishioners of the Cathedral of the Dormition in London congratulated Archbishop Anatoly of Kerch, the suffragan bishop of the Diocese of Sourozh,  on his namesday.

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Sunday
May052013

Two members of the clergy of the London Cathedral were given hierarchical awards at the Paschal Liturgy

Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh lead the Paschal services at the Cathedral of the Dormition in London on the night of Holy Pascha, 4th/5th of May.

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Saturday
May042013

Paschal Message by Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia

PASCHAL MESSAGE
by Patriarch Kirill of Moscow and All Russia
to the Archpastors, Pastors, Deacons, Monastics and all the Faithful Children
of the Russian Orthodox Church

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Saturday
May042013

Paschal Message by Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh

OF  ARCHBISHOP  E L I S E Y  OF SOUROZH
TO THE PASTORS 
AND ALL FAITHFUL CHILDREN
OF THE RUSSIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH
IN GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND

 

Dearly beloved in the Lord,

honourable pastors, God-loving monastics and laypeople,

dear brothers and sisters!

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Thursday
May022013

Timetable of the Cathedral for the Great Saturday 4th May and Easter 5th May 2013

The Cathedral will be open from 9 am on 4th May till 4 am on 5th May.

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Sunday
Mar242013

Pan-Orthodox Vespers celebrated in London

On March 24, 2013, the Day of Orthodoxy, the traditional Pan-Orthodox Vespers was celebrated in London.

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Sunday
Mar242013

The services of the first week of Great Lent are celebrated at the London Cathedral

The services of the first week of Great Lent are being celebrated at the London Cathedral.

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Thursday
Mar212013

Enthronement of the head of the Anglican Church in Canterbury

The enthronement of Archbishop Justin Welby took place on March 21, 2013, at Canterbury. The solemn ceremony was held at the medieval cathedral founded by St. Augustine of Canterbury in 597.

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Wednesday
Mar062013

Statement by the Communication Service of the Moscow Patriarchate Department for External Church Relations on recent changes in family laws in France and Great Britain

Same-sex unions have continued to be legalized in Europe. Recently, corresponding bills have been approved by the lower chambers of the French and British parliaments. It was done not only in defiance of the opinion of a part of the deputies but also against the background of mass protest demonstrations by citizens.

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Saturday
Feb162013

Archbishop Elisey visited Birmingham

On February 16th, the Afterfeast of the Feast of the Meeting of the Lord, Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh made an archpastoral visit to the parish of All Saints who shone forth in the lands of Britain and Ireland in Birmingham.

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