Ecumenical Patriarchate
Archdiocese of Orthodox Parishes of Russian Tradition in Western Europe
Worshipping at St Thomas a Becket’s Church
Cliffe High Street, LEWES BN7 2AW

Latest Notice of Services


2nd December 27th Sunday after Pentecost: 11,30am Matins

9th December 28th Sunday after Pentecost: 11,30am Liturgy

16th December 29th Sunday after Pentecost: 11,30am Matins

 23rd December: No Service

24th December Eve of Nativity of Christ: 11,30am Liturgy

30th December 31st Sunday after Pentecost: 11,30am Matins

2019 Happy New Year!

6th January Theophany: 11,30am Liturgy & Blessing of Water

The Parish belongs to the worldwide Orthodox Church, being part of the Exarchate of Western Europe, within the Ecumenical Patriarchate. Members of all Christian communities are most welcome to attend our services, and share in the light refreshments afterwards.The current pattern of services is that the Liturgy is celebrated twice a month, with Matins usually served on most of the other Sundays. The services are celebrated mainly in English, with some prayers in Church Slavonic and Greek.