Welcome to our website

The Collegiate Church of the Ikon of the Mother of God Joy of All Who Sorrow, in Mettingham, Suffolk, England, is the only Orthodox place of worship between the urban centres of Ipswich and Norwich. Conscious of Christ's command to preach to all nations, our church serves Orthodox Christians and enquirers regardless of ethnic origin. More »

Video Introduction »

Watch our video providing an audio/visual introduction to the Joy of All Who Sorrow Church.

Service Times »

Full details of our regular and special church services as well as a link to download a hard copy of our current service schedule.

News & Mailing List »

Keep up-to-date with church news by subscribing to or downloading our monthly news bulletin.

Contact Us »

Full contact details for the church, including telephone numbers of clergy, detailed directions on how to find the church and an online enquiries form.