No Services 27-28 December
There will be no Vigil on Saturday 27th and no Divine Liturgy on Sunday 28th December.
Church Cleaning - Sunday 4 January
There will be a general cleaning of the church after the Divine Liturgy on Sunday 4th January, in preparation for the Christmas (Nativity) services. All help will be greatly appreciated.
On 1-4 May St John the Baptist Parish hosted the 2014 diocesan Choral Conference (Певческий Съезд). Photos, music and videos are being added to the conference page.
The rector of the parish is Archpriest Alexander Morozow.
For general enquiries please email email@example.com.
Our parish website also has web pages in Russian with different content.
- 22 November 2014
- November edition of Listok (in Russian), Parish Bazaar.
- 5 November 2014
- Additional audio recordings from the Choral conference.
- 14 August 2014
- July edition of Listok (in Russian)
- 3 August 2014
- Additional video and audio recordings from the Choral conference.
- 29 March 2014
- Announcement of the Russian Easter Bazaar.
- 24 March 2014
- Updated information for the Choral conference, dates for the next discussion group and the Holy Unction service
- 10 March 2014
- Registration for the Choral conference
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)
|Saturday 6 December||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||26th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 7 December||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 13 December||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||27th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 14 December||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Thursday 18 December||6:00 PM - All Night Vigil||St Nicholas the Wonderworker|
|Friday 19 December||No service|
|Saturday 20 December||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||28th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 21 December||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 27 December||No service||29th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 28 December||No service|
|Saturday 3 January||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||30th Sunday after Pentecost, Sunday before the Nativity of Christ|
|Sunday 4 January||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Tuesday 6 January||6:00 PM - All Night Vigil||The Nativity according to the Flesh of Our Lord, God and Saviour Jesus Christ|
|Wednesday 7 January||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
For updates to the service schedule and other parish events, follow us (@stjohn_baptist) on Twitter.
We would encourage those who attend our services and are part of the Orthodox community in Canberra to become parish members. An explanation of the importance of parish membership is available in Russian and English, as is a parish membership form, also in Russian and English.