The DIOCESE OF NORWICH has kindly allowed the ROMANIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH in NORWICH and EAST ANGLIA, the Parish of VIRGIN-MARTYR PHILOTHEA and ST BEDE THE VENERABLE, to use ST MARY’S CHURCH, the Parish Church of GILLINGHAM. The congregation is extremely grateful to the Diocese and the community of Gillingham for offering them a place of worship.
There are weekly Sunday and occasional week services to which everyone is welcome. The program of services is advertised bellow.
The parish priest is the Very Revd Dr Liviu Barbu and Mr Nicholas Meade is Church Warden.
The parish is part of the ROMANIAN ORTHODOX PATRIARCHATE, under the jurisdiction of the ROMANIAN ORTHODOX METROPOLIS OF WESTERN AND SOUTHERN EUROPE headed by HE JOSEPH, Archbishop and Metropolitan. The UK Honorary Dean is the Very Revd Fr Silviu-Petre Pufulete. The ROMANIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH IN THE UK is a member of the CHURCHES TOGETHER IN BRITAIN AND IRELAND (CTBI).
PROGRAM SLUJBE & ACTIVITATI
Sfanta Liturghie se savarseste in fiecare duminica si sarbatoare mare.
DUMINICA, 2 FEB., 10:00-12:00, INTAMPINAREA DOMNULUI,
DUMINICA, 9 FEB., 10:00-12:00, SF. LITURGHIE
DUMINICA, 16 FEB., 10:00-12:00, SF. LITURGHIE
SAMBATA, 22 FEB., 10:00-10:00, POMENIREA DE OBSTE A
CELOR ADORMITI (MOSII DE IARNA)
DUMINICA, 23 FEB., 10:00-12:00, SF. LITURGHIE
ALTE SLUJBE SI ACTIVITATI
ACATIST, VINERI SEARA, 19.00-19:45.
PARASTASE, SAMBATA, LA CERERE, 10:00-10:30.
SPOVEDANIE SI CONVORBIRI DUHOVNICESTI, VINERI SEARA SI DUMINICA, DUPA SLUJBA.
SCOALA DE DUMINICA PENTRU COPII 4-14 ANI, DUMINICA, 12:30-13:15.
CATEHEZE PENTRU CREDINCIOSII ADULTI, DUMINICA, 12:30-13:15.
AGAPA (MASA COMUNA), DUMINICA DUPA SLUJBA. VA RUGAM SA ADUCETI CE PUTETI PENTRU O GUSTARE.
VA ASTEPTAM PE TOTI CU DRAGOSTE LA SLUJBELE SI ACTIVITATILE BISERICII NOASTRE!
PROGRAM OF SERVICES & ACTIVITIES
The Divine Liturgy is celebrated every Sunday and important feast day.
SUNDAY, 2 FEB., 10:00-12:00, THE LORD’S ENTRANCE INTO THE
TEMPLE, DIVINE LITURGY
SUNDAY, 9 FEB., 10:00-12:00, DIVINE LITURGY
SUNDAY, 16 FEB., 10:00-12:00, DIVINE LITURGY
SATURDAY, 22 FEB., 10:00-10:00, GENERAL COMMEMORATION OF
SUNDAY, 23 FEB., 10:00-12:00, DIVINE LITURGY
† Services are conducted in Romanian and English. More English is used in the last Sunday of the month.
OTHER SERVICES & ACTIVITIES
AKATHIST, FRIDAYS, 19.00-19:45.
COMMEMORATION OF THE DEPARTED, SATURDAYS, 10:00-10:30.
CONFESSIONS AND SPIRITUAL CONVERSATIONS, FRIDAY EVE AND SUNDAY, AFTER THE SERVICE.
SUNDAY SCHOOL, CHILDREN 4-14 YEARS OLD, SUNDAYS, 12:30-13:15.
CATECHESIS FOR ADULTS, SUNDAYS, 12:30-13:15.
COMMON MEAL, SUNDAY AFTER THE SERVICE.
LOOKING FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU ALL!