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


10th June Sunday of All Saints of Russia: 11,30am Matins
17th June Sunday of All Saints of Britain & Ireland: 11,30am Liturgy
24th June: No Service
1st July 5th Sunday after Pentecost: 11,30am Matins
8th July 6th Sunday after Pentecost: 11,30am Liturgy
15th July 7th Sunday after Pentecost: 11,30am Liturgy
22nd July: No Service

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.