diocesan Administration

Clergy

The clergy of our Diocese care for the pastoral and liturgical life of our parishes and communities. Individual contact information for each cleric is contained in this directory; for details on the parishes in which they serve, please see the Parishes listing.

Please note, clergy are listed alphabetically by each cleric’s first / baptismal name.

Priests

Archpriest Andrew Phillips

Archpriest Andrew Phillips

Rector of St John the Wonderworker, Colchester; serving also St Alexander Nevsky Parish, Norwich and St Edmunds Parish, Bury St Edmunds, England

Tel. +44 1394 273 820

Priest Antony Bardsley

Priest Antony Bardsley

Cleric of the Parish of the Mother of God, Joy of all who Sorrow, Mettingham, England

Tel. +44 1986 892 077 (Home), 7500 927 571 (Mobile)

Priest Dionysi Baikov

Priest Dionysi Baikov

Rector of the Parish of Christ the Saviour and St Seraphim, Sanremo, Italy

Tel. +39 327 705 5806

Archpriest Emilian Pochinok

Archpriest Emilian Pochinok

Cathedral of the Exaltation of the Cross, Geneva; Secretary of the European Diocese

Tel. +41 (0)76 223 02 49

Priest Evgenii Nikitin

Priest Evgenii Nikitin

Cleric of the Parish of 'The Joy of All Who Sorrow', Menton, France

Tel. +33 7 55 04 96 30

Priest George Blatinski

Priest George Blatinski

Rector of the Parish of the Nativity of Christ and St Nicholas, Florence, Italy

Tel. +39 348 277 6694

Priest Georges Machtalère

Priest Georges Machtalère

Rector of the Church of Sts Peter and Paul, Luxembourg

Tel. +(352) 661 11 34 37

Priest Ioan Iana

Priest Ioan Iana

Cleric of the Parish of St John the Wonderworker, Colchester, England

Tel. +44 7983 204 844

Priest Ioan Ciurin

Priest Ioan Ciurin

Rector of Holy Trinity Church, Berne, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)76 264 48 34

Archpriest Léonide Grilikhès

Archpriest Léonide Grilikhès

Cleric of the Memorial Church of St Job and St Nicholas, Brussels, Belgium

Tel. +32 (0)483 47 68 07

Hieromonk Mark (Underwood)

Hieromonk Mark (Underwood)

Cleric of the Kazan Icon of the Mother of God, Cardiff, Wales; and the Parish of St Vladimir, Cheltenham, England

Tel. +44 7593 239 947

Archpriest Michel Goudkoff

Archpriest Michel Goudkoff

Rector of the Church of the Resurrection of Christ, Meudon, France

Tel. +33 (0)6 37 97 41 15

Priest Oleg Tsurkan

Priest Oleg Tsurkan

Cleric of the Parish of the Nativity of Christ and St Nicholas, Florence, Italy

Archpriest Paul Elliott

Archpriest Paul Elliott

Chancellor of the British Diocese; Rector of the Parish of St Elisabeth the New Martyr, Wallasey, England; attached to St John of Shanghai Parish, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Tel. +44 151 653 7768 (home)  7926 194 031 (mob.)

Archpriest Paul Tzvetkoff

Archpriest Paul Tzvetkoff

Cleric of the Cathedral of the Exaltation of the Cross, Geneva, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)79 740 25 06

Priest Pavel Golynsky

Priest Pavel Golynsky

Cleric of the Parish of St Nicholas, Basel, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)76 229 67 55

Archpriest Peter Baulk

Archpriest Peter Baulk

Cleric of the London Cathedral (Retired) and St Colman's Stradbally

Tel. +44 208 953 5764

Archpriest Peter Sturm

Archpriest Peter Sturm

Rector of the Parish of the Protection of the Theotokos, Zurich, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)71 923 53 15

Archpriest Quentin de Castelbajac

Archpriest Quentin de Castelbajac

Rector of the Parish of St John the Russian, Lyons, France

Tel. +33 (0)4 74 72 39 95; +33 (0)6 08 34 18 16

Abbot Sergei (Armstone)

Abbot Sergei (Armstone)

Monastic Chapel of St Panteleimon, Clacton on Sea

Tel. +44 1255 473 926

Priest Sergey Mironenko

Priest Sergey Mironenko

Cleric assigned to the Parish of St Colman, Stradbally, Ireland

Tel. +3 53 861 906 005

Priest Spasimir Ivanov

Priest Spasimir Ivanov

Cleric assigned to the Parish of St Alexander Nevski, Norwich, England

Tel. +44 7742 278 934

Priest Spyridon Bailey

Priest Spyridon Bailey

Cleric of St Elisabeth's Parish, Wallasey, England

Tel. +44 1597 851026

Archpriest Stefan Weerts

Archpriest Stefan Weerts

Rector of the Parish of the Resurrection, Brussels, Belgium

Tel. +32 (0)2 514 23 39 ; +32 (0)486 10 34 91

Archpriest Stephen Fretwell

Archpriest Stephen Fretwell

Archpriest Thomas Hardy

Archpriest Thomas Hardy

Cleric attached to the London Cathedral of the Mother of God

Tel. +44 203 556 2303

Priest Vassili Orékhoff

Priest Vassili Orékhoff

Cleric of the Memorial Church of St John and St Nicholas, Brussels, Belgium

Tel. +32 (0)478 11 42 67

Archpriest Vitaly Serapinas

Archpriest Vitaly Serapinas

Cleric of the Diocesan Cathedral of the Nativity of the Mother of God and Holy Royal Martyrs, London, England

Tel. +44 1255 473 926 (Home), 7935 700 721 (Mobile)

Archpriest Yaroslav Gudymenko

Archpriest Yaroslav Gudymenko

Cleric of the Diocesan Cathedral of the Nativity of the Mother of God and the Holy Royal Martyrs, London, England

Deacons

Deacon Alexander Boldyreff

Deacon Alexander Boldyreff

Cleric of the Parish of the Resurrection, Meudon, France

Tel. +33 (0)7 82 44 90 99

Deacon Andrei Borisas

Deacon Andrei Borisas

Cleric fo the Diocesan Cathedral of the Nativity of the Mother of God and Holy Royal Martyrs, London, England

Tel. +44 7876 474 358

Deacon Andrew Bond

Deacon Andrew Bond

Cleric of the Parish of the Mother of God, Joy of All Who Sorrow, Mettingham, England

Tel. +44 1986 895 176

Archdeacon Dometian (Redko)

Archdeacon Dometian (Redko)

Cleric of the Cathedral of the Exultation of the Cross, Geneva, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)78 658 42 77

Protodeacon Georges Jonneret

Protodeacon Georges Jonneret

Cleric of the Cathedral of the Exaltation of the Cross, Geneva, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)79 291 37 03

Deacon Mark Tattum-Smith

Deacon Mark Tattum-Smith

Cleric of the Parish of the Mother of God, Joy of All Who Sorrow, Mettingham, England

Tel. +44 1502 716 914

Protodeacon Michel Vernaz

Protodeacon Michel Vernaz

Cleric of the Parish of St Barbara, Vevey, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)21 802 45 03

Protodeacon Pierre Figurek

Protodeacon Pierre Figurek

Cleric of the Cathedral of the Exaltation of the Cross, Geneva, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)22 321 07 70

Deacon Roman Belyavskii

Deacon Roman Belyavskii

Deacon Vladimir Svystun

Deacon Vladimir Svystun

Cleric of the Cathedral of the Exaltation of the Cross, Geneva, Switzerland

Tel. +41 (0)76 268 71 66