Our Regular Services:
EVERY DAY at 6pm: Prayers before the Ikon
At the end of this simple evening service, the names of all those who have asked for our prayers are commemorated in front of the Ikon of the Mother of God Joy of All Who Sorrow. If you would like us to add your name or the names of your family or friends then please fill out our enquiry form giving just first names. On most days of the week the intercessions follow the service of small compline where the canon for the saint or feast of the day is read.
EVERY SATURDAY at 7.30pm: Vigil
Orthodox Tradition follows the understanding of the ancient blblical world where the new liturgical day begins at sunset. Each Saturday, on the eve of the day of Christ’s Resurrection from the dead, our evening service celebrates both the resurrection of our Lord and the feast or saint(s) of the coming day. Our normal pattern is to have Great Vespers followed by Small Compline and the Canon for the day, however, according to the liturgical season, sometimes this service may consist of Great Compline, Matins or the All Night Vigil. Please check the calendar for details.
EVERY SUNDAY at 10.30am: Divine Liturgy
The Hours will be read at 10.10am with an opportunity for confessions to be heard followed by the Divine Liturgy of St John Chrysostom or St Basil the Great. After the service all are welcome for refreshments and fellowship in the house.