Churches

Orthodox churches in Ireland

The following church communities have weekly services.

Dublin

Greek Orthodox Church of the Annunciation
Clergy: Rev. Father Ireneu-Ioan Craciun
Church Address: 46 Arbour Hill, Dublin 7
Telephone: +353 1 677 9020
Services: Saturday 5pm Vespers, Sunday 10am Mattins and 10.30am Divine Liturgy
Languages: Greek, English, Romanian
Diocese: Ecumenical Patriarchate (Archdiocese of Thyateira, Great Britain and Ireland)

Romanian Orthodox Parish of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross
Clergy: Rev. Father Calin Florea, Rev. Father Godfrey O’Donnell
Church Address: Worshipping in Belvedere College Chapel, Great Denmark Street, Dublin
Mailing Address (Rev. Father Calin Florea): Apt 91, Westend Village, Blanchardstown, Dublin 15
Telephone: +353 1 811 9269
Mailing Address (Rev. Father Godrey O’Donnell): 5 Cherry Park, Rathingle, Swords, Co. Dublin
Telephone: +353 1 840 4302
Services: Sunday 10.30am Divine Liturgy
Languages: Romanian, English
Diocese: Patriarchate of Romania (Metropolis of Western and Southern Europe)

Russian Orthodox Church of the Holy Apostles St Peter and St Paul
Clergy: Very Rev. Father Michael Gogoleff, Rev. Father George Zavershinsky
Church Address: Harold’s Cross Road, Dublin 6
Telephone: +353 1 496 9038
Email: stpeterstpaul@stpeterstpaul.net
Services: Saturday 4pm Prayers/Confessions and 6pm Vigil, Sunday 10am Divine Liturgy
Languages: Slavonic, English
Outreach Missions: Services also held occasionally in Cork, Galway, and Monaghan
Diocese: Podvorje of the Russian Orthodox Church — Moscow Patriarchate

Belfast

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church
Clergy: Rev. Father Geoffrey Ready
Church Address: 16a Castlereagh Road (First Floor) in East Belfast, near the junction with Beersbridge Road
Mailing Address: The Shepherd’s Gate, 18 Ardkeen Avenue, Carnalea, Bangor, Co. Down BT19 1ER
Telephone: +44 28 9146 0348
Email: holytrinity@orthodoxireland.com
Services: Sunday 9.30am Mattins, 10.30am Divine Liturgy
Language: English
Diocese: Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia (Diocese of Great Britain and Ireland)

Cork

Chapel of St Nicholas
Visiting Clergy: Rev. Father Ireneu-Ioan Craciun
Church Address: 1 Sydenham Terrace, Monkstown, Cork
Telephone: +353 21 841187
Services: Divine Liturgy (occasionally), weekly reader’s services
Language: English
Diocese: Ecumenical Patriarchate (Archdiocese of Thyateira, Great Britain and Ireland)

The following churches or house/garden chapels are served occasionally.

Dublin

Chapel of St John the Baptist
Clergy:
Rev. Father Ireneu-Ioan Craciun (his house chapel)
Church Address: 38 Ardmore Crescent, Artane, Dublin 5
Telephone: +353 1 847 4956
Diocese: Ecumenical Patriarchate (Archdiocese of Thyateira, Great Britain and Ireland)

Limavady

Chapel of St George the Victory-Bearer
Visiting Clergy: Rev. Father Ireneu-Ioan Craciun
Church Address: 35 Jane’s Valley, Limavady, Co. Londonderry BT49 0EH
Telephone: Mrs Christina Skentos +44 28 7772 2567
Diocese: Ecumenical Patriarchate (Archdiocese of Thyateira, Great Britain and Ireland)

Portarlington

Chapel of the Lifegiving Spring of the Mother of God
Visiting Clergy:
Rev. Father Ireneu-Ioan Craciun
Church Address: St Catherine’s, Clonanny, Portarlington, Co. Laois
Telephone: Mr Tom Carroll +353 45 525937
Diocese: Ecumenical Patriarchate (Archdiocese of Thyateira, Great Britain and Ireland)

Stradbally

St Colman of Oughaval Orthodox Church
Visiting Clergy: Rev. Father Peter Baulk
Church Address: Stradbally, Co. Laois
Telephone: Mr Adrian Cosby +353 50 225160
Diocese: Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia (Diocese of Great Britain and Ireland)