Address: St John Fisher
56 Begbrook Park, Frenchey
Bristol BS16 1NF
We are a
Parish within the Diocese of
Sourozh, Moscow Patriarchate. The Diocese in this country
was founded by Metropolitan Anthony (Bloom) of blessed memory. The
diocese is headed by Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh. Our priest in charge is
Archpriest Ìèõàèë Gogoleff.
We are a multi-ethnic community and Orthodox Christians from various
nationalities worship with us. Our services are in English and Russian
(Church Slavonic) and we follow the old calendar. The services may be
attended by anyone who is interested, although only Orthodox Christians may
receive Holy Communion at the Divine Liturgy.
Here you can find the current schedule of the services. For
further information contact Elya Kisina, tel: 0117 9140282.
we moved to the new place (31 March 2012) we had many events in our Parish.
services on Lazarus Saturday and Palm Sunday, through the Holy Week and Great
Easter celebration on Easter Sunday. The weather was very good and after the
service attended by more that 50 parishioners and guests with kids of all
ages, there was a feast outside the church – tables with paschal food were
laid on our green lawn.
Patronal feast - Holy Trinity day (3
June) – in Russian tradition we decorated the Church with branches of birch
tree and flowers. Among others Fr. Kyril from the Eastern Orthodox Church was
baptism in May (youngest daughter of Olga Taylor), wedding (Larisa and Pilipp Scofield) and admission
of the new member to the Russian Orthodox Church (Michael Coward) in July.
July, Sunday of the Commemoration of the Holy Fathers of the First Six
Ecumenical Councils, Archbishop Elisey of Sourozh celebrated the Divine
Liturgy at the Parish of the Holy Trinity in Bristol for the first time in
this new place. (See photogallery at www.sourozh.org.uk)
For more information contact Elya Kisina, tel: 0117 9140282 or Masha Springford, tel: 0117 9735037.