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.
1 bedroom flat in church grounds. Separate lounge room and kitchen. $260 per week. Contact Father Alexander on 6295 7798 for further details.
The dean of the cathedral 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.
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 15 August||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||11th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 16 August||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Tuesday 18 August||6:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Transfiguration of the Lord|
|Wednesday 19 August||No service|
|Saturday 22 August||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||12th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 23 August||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Thursday 27 August||6:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Dormition of the Most Holy Mother of God|
|Friday 28 August||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 29 August||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||13th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 30 August||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 5 September||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||14th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 6 September||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 12 September||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||15th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 13 September||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 19 September||No service||16th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 20 September||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Nativity of the Most Holy Mother of God|
|Monday 21 September||No service|
|Saturday 26 September||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||17th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 27 September||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 3 October||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||18th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 4 October||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Saturday 10 October||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||19th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 11 October||9:00 AM - Divine Liturgy|
|Tuesday 13 October||6:00 PM - All Night Vigil||Protection of the Most Holy Mother of God|
|Wednesday 14 October||No service|
|Saturday 17 October||5:00 PM - All Night Vigil||20th Sunday after Pentecost|
|Sunday 18 October||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.