The Orthodox Eucharistic Community Of St Theodore Of Canterbury

Priest responsible: Archpriest Alexander Fostiropoulos

Location: Memorial Chapel,
The King's School, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2ES
(entry via the Mint Yard Gate)

Service Times

In view of the ongoing serious health concerns during the Coronavirus pandemic, in consultation with Archbishop Nikitas, all our scheduled services are cancelled until further notice.
At this difficult time for so many people everywhere, we continue to offer our fervent prayers to Christ, the great Physician and Healer of our souls and bodies!
Father Alexander

Information:Memorial Court, King's School The Liturgy is celebrated normally on the third Sunday of every month. The service used is the Divine Liturgy of St John Chrysostom (of St Basil the Great during Lent), sung mainly in English, with some prayers in Greek and Church Slavonic.

After the service, all are welcome to join us at our bring-and-share lunch

The community is part of the worldwide Orthodox Church, being part of the Deanery of Great Britain and Ireland of the Exarchate of Orthodox Parishes of Russian Tradition, within the Jurisdiction of the Ecumenical Patriarchate

 Our local members represent a diversity of Orthodox languages and cultures, including English, American, Arab, Bulgarian, Cypriot, Finish, Georgian, Greek, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Serbian and Ukrainian.

Members of all Christian communities are most welcome to attend our services

Local contacts

Peter and Maria Moore
26 St Augustine's Road, Canterbury, Kent CT1 1XR
telephone: 01227 452 804  e-mail:

Roy Simmons
3 Bournemouth Gardens, Folkestone, Kent CT19 5BB
telephone: 01303 254 545