The Diocese of Norwich has kindly allowed the Romanian Orthodox Church in Norwich & East Anglia, the Parish of Virgin-Martyr Philothea & Saint Bede the Venerable, to use Saint 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.
The parish is part of the Patriarchate of Romania, under the jurisdiction of the Metropolis of Western & Southern Europe, headed by HE Joseph, Archbishop and Metropolitan. The UK Honorary Dean is the Very Revd Fr Silviu-Petre Pufulete. The parish priest is the Very Revd Dr Liviu Barbu and Mr Nicholas Meade is Church Warden.
The Romanian Orthodox Church in the UK is a member of the Churches Together in Britain & Ireland (CTBI).
This church is open for individual private prayer
Everyone who wishes to enter the church for individual private prayer is welcome. You can enter on your own or with members of your immediate household. Whilst on church premises, please observe and abide by all current rules and regulations regarding maintaining a safe and secure Covid-19 free environment. Thank you.
Our opening hours are:
Despre parohia noastra
- Sfantul Paste 2019
- St Mary’s Open Day, septembrie 2018
- Hram Sf. Mc. Filoteea si Centenar, decembrie 2018:
- Sfantul Paste 2018:
- Sceneta Viata Sf. Mc. Filoteea, decembrie 2014
- Slujba Invierii, Catedrala Sf. Treime din Norwich, Marea Britanie:
- Interviu Pr. Dr. Liviu Barbu, Trinitas TV, aprilie 2015
Pr. dr. Liviu Barbu, Conferinte saptamana misiunii, Italia 4-10 nov. 2019
Radio Trinitas – Stire Saptamana Misiunii Italia, Pr. Dr. Liviu Barbu:
- Parohia Inaltarea Sf Cruci – Torino: (conferinta tineri)
- Parohia Sf. Voiev. Stefan cel Mare – Pinerolo: fragment conferinta preoti)
- Parohia Sf. 40 de Mucenici – Moncalieri (conferinta credinciosi adulti)
- Parohia Sf. Ap. Ev. Matei – Cirie: (conferinta credinciosi adulti)
- Parohia Sf. Ier. Nectarie – Novara: (conferinta credinciosi adulti)
- Parohia Sf. Cuv. Parascheva – Torino: (conferinta credinciosi adulti)
- Paraclisul Episcopal Acoperamantul Maicii Domnului – Pino Torinese: (conferinta credinciosi adulti)