And this shall be a sign unto you: ye shall find the Child

wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger

(Luke 2:12).

Communiqué from the Diocesan Office on the conclusions of the ‘Ad Hoc’ Disciplinary Commission

As already indicated (cf. The communiqués from the Diocesan Office of 16th October and 9th November) following the summons taken out against him by five members of the Parish Council of the Cathedral of St Alexander Nevsky, Archbishop Gabriel, in conformity with the statutes of the Archdiocese, turned to the Disciplinary Commission (the ecclesiastical tribunal or official body).


Communiqué from the Diocesan Office on the meeting of the Archdiocesan Council held on 4th December 2012

The Messenger, November 2012

Communiqué from the Archdiocesan Office 12 December 2012

On the occasion of the official visit by His Holiness Ecumencal Partriarch Bartholomew I to France from December 10th to 12th 2012, he was received, among others, by the President of the Republic, M. François Hollande, the Prime Minister, M. Jean-Marc Ayrault, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, M. Laurent Fabius, and the Minister of the Interior, M. Manuel Valls.

Deanery Festival and Conference 24-27 May 2013

Details of the 2013 Deanery Festival and Conference are now available.  

Latest issue of “Feuillets de l’exarchat” for December 2012.

The latest issue of “Feuillets de l’exarchat” in English has been published, clicк here. Contains an account of the diocesan pilgrimage to the Holy Landwhich took place took place this year from the 28th of October to 7th November, with the blessing of His Eminence Gabriel.

Back numbers can be downloaded here.

Communiqué of the Diocesan Administration

Communiqué of the Diocesan AdministrationOctober 16 2012On Saturday 13 October, upon his return from visiting the convent of the Protecting Veil of the Most Holy Mother of God, Archbishop Gabriel found among his mail a summons to appear before the Paris 'Tribunal de Grande Instance' (Civil Court) at the demand of five members of the parish assembly of the Alexander Nevsky cathedral in Paris:  Deacon  Jean Drobot, Madame Karin Wothe, Mr Basile de Tiesenhausen, Mr Viktor Loupan, Mr Vadim Tichonicki.  These five members, who are in disagreement with Archbishop

An Orthodox service in celebration of the vision of Saint Constantine the Great, in YORK MINSTER

On the 27rth of October Fr Edwin and Fr Stephen are offering a short  service in York Minster to celebrate the 1,700th anniversary of the vision of Saint Constantine the Great, Equal to the Apostles.

Please find details in the attachment.

The Messenger July 2012 is out

The Journal of the Deanery, The Messenger is now published. The latest issue is July 2012, available as a hard-copy or PDF.
Content and editorial (July 2012)


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