On Thursday May 1 to Sunday May 4 St John the Baptist Parish will be hosting the diocesan Choral Conference (Певческий Съезд). Registration is now open.
The rector of the parish is Archpriest Alexander Morozow.
For general enquiries please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our parish website also has web pages in Russian with different content.
- 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
- 5 March 2014
- Discussion Group on 12 March
- 22 January 2014
- January edition of Listok
- 6 December 2013
- Russian Bazaar.
- 25 November 2013
- October edition of Listok
- 3 November 2013
- Award for Archpriest Alexander, Patronal Feast, Farewell to a member of the Choir.
- 11 August 2013
- School Chronicle, July edition of Listok
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)
|Friday 11 April||6:00 PM - Matins||Lazarus Saturday|
|Saturday 12 April||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Palm Sunday|
The Entry of the Lord into Jerusalem
|Sunday 13 April||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Monday 14 April||6:00 PM - Great Compline|
|Tuesday 15 April||6:00 PM - Great Compline|
|Wednesday 16 April||6:00 PM - Matins|
|Thursday 17 April||6:00 PM - Matins||Reading of the Twelve Passion Gospels|
|Friday 18 April||3:00 PM - Vespers||Great Friday|
|6:00 PM - Matins||Great Saturday|
|Saturday 19 April||9:30 AM - Vesperal Divine Liturgy|
|11:00 PM - Blessing of Easter Food|
|11:25 PM - Midnight Office|
|Sunday 20 April||12:00 AM Midnight - Paschal Matins and the Divine Liturgy||The Radiant Resurrection of Christ|
|Monday 21 April||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy||Bright Monday|
|Saturday 27 April||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Second Sunday of Pascha|
Sunday of St Thomas
|Sunday 28 April||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.