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St John the Baptist Parish

Welcome to the mobile website of the St. John the Baptist Cathedral in Canberra. The cathedral parish is part of the Australian Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church (Abroad)

St John the Baptist Parish

Visitors are always welcome at our services. The All Night Vigil is celebrated beginning at 5 PM on Saturday evenings and the Divine Liturgy at 9 AM on Sunday mornings. Confessions are heard during the Vigil service. The principal language of the services is Church Slavonic. Some English is used in the Divine Liturgies and usually somewhat more during the All Night Vigils. The parish church and school are located at:

1 Matina St
Narrabundah ACT 2604 (map)

St John the Baptist Parish

Schedule of Upcoming Services
Saturday, 30 November5:00 pmAll Night Vigil24th Sunday after Pentecost
Sunday, 1 December9:00 amDivine Liturgy
Tuesday, 3 December6:00 pmAll Night VigilThe Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple
Wednesday, 4 December9:00 amDivine Liturgy
Saturday, 7 December5:00 pmAll Night Vigil25th Sunday after Pentecost
Sunday, 8 December9:00 amDivine Liturgy
Saturday, 14 December5:00 pmAll Night Vigil26th Sunday after Pentecost
Sunday, 15 December9:00 amDivine Liturgy
Wednesday, 18 December6:00 pmAll Night VigilSt. Nicholas the Wonderworker
Thursday, 19 December9:00 amNo service
Saturday, 21 December5:00 pmAll Night Vigil27th Sunday after Pentecost
Sunday, 22 December9:00 amDivine Liturgy
Saturday, 28 December5:00 pmNo service28th Sunday after Pentecost
Sunday, 29 December9:00 amNo service
Saturday, 4 January5:00 pmAll Night VigilSunday before the Nativity
The Holy Fathers, 29th Sunday after Pentecost
Sunday, 5 January9:00 amDivine Liturgy
Monday, 6 January6:00 pmAll Night VigilThe Nativity of Our Lord Jesus Christ
Tuesday, 7 January9:00 amDivine Liturgy
Saturday, 11 January5:00 pmAll Night VigilSunday after the Nativity
Sunday before the Theophany, 30th Sunday after Pentecost
Sunday, 12 January9:00 amDivine Liturgy

St John the Baptist Parish

Rector His Grace Bishop George of Canberra
Dean Rev. Archpriest Alexander Morozow Phone: (02) 6295 7798 (H)
Warden (староста) Andrei Chernih E-mail: enquiry@stjohnthebaptist.org.au
Secretary Neeraj Shokeen
Head Sister Irene Ovchinnikov Phone: 0411 029 026 (M)
Community Liaison Dimitri de Wouytch Phone: (02) 6295 2874 (H)
E-mail: dimitri@webone.com.au