Welcome to the 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). We hope that your visit will be of benefit.
The dean of the cathedral is Archpriest Alexander Morozow.
For general enquiries please email email@example.com.
Our parish website also has web pages in Russian with different content.
- 28 November 2015
- November edition of Listok (in Russian).
- 12 October 2015
- Russian food festival on 24 October 2015
- 26 July 2015
- July edition of Listok (in Russian).
- 11 May 2015
- Photos from Great Friday and Pascha.
- 10 May 2015
- April edition of Listok (in Russian).
- 14 March 2015
- Announcement of the Easter Bazaar (28 March).
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 28 November||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||26th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 29 November||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Thursday 3 December||6:00 PM - All Night Vigil||The Entry of the Most Holy Theotokos into the Temple|
|Friday 4 December||7:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 5 December||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||27th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 6 December||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 12 December||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||28th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 13 December||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Friday 18 December||6:00 PM - All Night Vigil||St. Nicholas the Wonderworker, Archbishop of Myra in Lycia|
|Saturday 19 December||No service|
|5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||29th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 20 December||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 26 December||No service||30th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 27 December||No service|
|Saturday 2 January||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||31st Sunday after Pentecost|
Sunday before the Natvity
|Sunday 3 naury||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
- April 2015 - Great Friday and Pascha… View photos…
- 1-4 May 2014 - Choral Conference audio recordings… Read on…
- 5 July 2013 - Award for Archpriest Alexander… View photos…
- 5 July 2013 - Patronal Feast… View photos…
- 24 June 2013 - Farewell to a member of the Choir… View photos…
- May - Holy Week and Pascha… View photos…
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.