Welcome to the Russian Orthodox Church Cardiff, Parish of the Kazan Icon of The Mother of God. An Orthodox community formed in 2010 in the Welsh capital city to share the rich treasures of Orthodox Christianity with all people. Embracing the Orthodox history of these lands and the intercessions of our host of local Saints. To draw people of every nationality, tongue, age and race into the life of the Gospel that has been proclaimed in our Church for more than 2,000 years.
Use this site to access information about our services, where to find us, clergy contact details and latest news.
Our services are held in a mixture of English and Church Slavonic (the liturgical language of the Russian Orthodox Church).
Important News – Public Services
Public services are being celebrated each week. We currently worship in the Church of St John the Evangelist, St John’s Crescent, Canton, CF5 1NX. The Hours will be read at 10:40 and Divine Liturgy begins at 11:00. St John’s is our temporary home, while the University Church at Nazareth House remains closed due to Covid restrictions.
Those wishing to attend the Liturgy should email/text Father Deacon Mark BY THURSDAY each week. If you would like to arrange confession please indicate this in your message.
14/09/2020 – Welsh government Laws on Face coverings. Those attending public services to wear a face covering unless they have a reasonable excuse for not wearing one. Further information can be found in our risk assessment using the link below
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