The following is a
list of the Orthodox Churches and Oriental Orthodox Churches and
Communities in Greater Manchester, together with the address and
telephone number of a contact person, in most instances the priest in
charge, and the times of the principal Sunday services and the main
languages used in them.
Archdiocese of Thyateira and Great
1] Greek Church of the Annunciation: Bury
New Road, Salford. M7 0EA.
Priest in Charge: Archimandrite Nicolas
Tel: 0161 792-2694, Fax: 0161
Orthros & Liturgy, Sunday 9.30 -12.30 Greek
(for the most part)
The full list of services for each month
can be found at the church's excellent web site,
2] Monastery of St Andrew the Apostle.
Archimandrite Ephrem. Tel:
0161-881-5774. Fax: 0870 77063279. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ukrainian Diocese in Great
There are Ukrainian Orthodox Churches
of the Oecumenical Patriarchate in Manchester, Bolton, Oldham and
Please contact Fr Bohdan Matwijczuk.
Tel : 01706-521634.
Patriarchate of Antioch.
Church of St Aidan. Clare Road,
Levenshulme, M19 2GG
Father Gregory Hallam.
Hours and Divine Liturgy: 10.00. English.
For times of services visit Fr
Gregory's web site:
Patriarchate of Moscow.
Church of the Pokrov [The Protecting
Veil of the Mother of God] and the Holy New Martyrs and Confessors of
The parish is presently directly subject to the Moscow Patriarchate,
and is not part of the patriarchal diocese of Sourozh.
64 Clarence Road,
Manchester 13 0YE
Archbishop Anatoly of
Kerch. Tel: 020 7386 7837
Divine Liturgy: 10.30. Slavonic.
All enquiries to: George Dance,
See the parish website:
The Primate of the
Belarusian Autocephalous Orthodox Church is
Metropolitan Iziaslav, of Brooklyn, New York
Church of the Holy Mother of Zyrovicy, 22
Daresbury Street, Cheetham Hill, Mancheter
Parish Priest: The Very Revd Mitred
Archpriest John Ababurko.
Tel: 0161-740 8230
All enquiries, please, to The Very Revd
Achimandrite Deiniol. Tel: 01766-831272
Archimandrite Deiniol is the Head of the Department of Inter-Church
Armenian Apostolic Church
Church of the Holy Trinity, Upper Brook Street.
Divine Liturgy normally on the First Sunday of the
All enquiries, please, to Mr Tatto
Couligian. Tel: 01625-526659
Mr. Douglas J. Buchanan,
10 Rosemoor Gardens, Appleton,
Warrington WA4 5RJ. Tel: 01925 261206
Coptic Orthodox Church
St Mary and St Minas Coptic Orthodox
Heaton Moor Road, Heaton Moor,
Stockport SK4 4PB.
For full details of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Manchester visit their
or contact Father Bishoy Michel Naguib
Tel: 0161-678 1939.
Fax: 0161-652 7312 Mobile: 0777 309 5957
There have been
Christians in Britain since Roman times, as the mosaic head of Christ
from a Roman villa in Dorset testifies.