The church is a young community, founded in 1980. Orthodox Christians come from a wide variety of national backgrounds, including English, Cypriot, Greek, Romanian, Polish and Russian. Worship is in English, and emphasises a traditional Orthodox liturgical experience with an openness to other traditions.

The parish runs weekly study groups, has a prison ministry group and various social events. Hospitality is particularly emphasised and there is always a meal after the Liturgy on Sunday.

  • Has student members
  • Has an evening service
  • Near the city centre
  • Near a Sunday bus route
  • Has families and children
  • Has a choir
  • Has mid-week small groups

Service details

  • 5.00pm Saturdays
  • 10.30am Sunday followed by lunch

Ministers

  • Fr Seraphim Johnson
  • Father Yves Dubois
  • Mother Sarah

Bus routes

20A and easy access from city centre

Other information

Mother Sarah is also Assistant University Chaplain and is at the Chaplaincy Centre on campus on Fridays.