There will be a discussion group after Great Compline (which starts at 6 PM) on Wednesday 4 March, in the church. The topic will be Great Lent. All Welcome.
On 1-4 May 2014, 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.
- 3 February 2015
- January edition of Listok (in Russian).
- 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 14 February||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Sunday of the Last Judgment (Meatfare), The Meeting of Our Lord|
|Sunday 15 February||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 21 February||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Sunday of the Expulsion of Adam from Paradise - Forgiveness Sunday (Cheesefare)|
|Sunday 22 February||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy and Lenten Vespers|
|Monday 23 February||6:00 PM - Great Compline and the Canon of St Andrew of Crete||First week of Great Lent|
|Tuesday 24 February||6:00 PM - Great Compline and the Canon of St Andrew of Crete||First week of Great Lent|
|Wednesday 25 February||6:00 PM - Great Compline and the Canon of St Andrew of Crete||First week of Great Lent|
|Thursday 26 February||6:00 PM - Great Compline and the Canon of St Andrew of Crete||First week of Great Lent|
|Saturday 28 February||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||First Sunday of Great Lent - the Triumph of Orthodoxy|
|Sunday 1 March||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Wednesday 4 March||6:00 PM - Great Compline||Second week of Great Lent|
|Saturday 7 March||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Second Sunday of Great Lent - St. Gregory Palamas|
|Sunday 8 March||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
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.