Orthodox parish of Hamina

Hamina Orthodox Parish has about 1200 registered members, most of whom live in or near the city of Kouvola. Hamina Orthodox Parish is one of the eight parishes in the Orthodox Diocese of Helsinki, headed by the Most Rev. Metropolitan Ambrosius of Helsinki. Helsinki Orthodox Diocese is one of the three diocese of the Orthodox Church of Finland, whose hierarch is His Eminence Archbishop Leo of Karelia and All Finland. The Orthodox Church of Finland is an autonomous church under the jurisdiction of the Ecumenical Patriarchate.

The Rector of Hamina Orthodox Parish is Fr. Ville Kiiveri. The parish is also served by few other priests, cantors and church workers. The administrative office of the parish is located in the city of Kouvola (Varuskuntakatu 14, Kouvola). The office is open from Wednesday to Friday, 10-14 o’clock.

Divine Services are regularly celebrated in Hamina (Raatihuoneentori 2, Hamina) and Kouvola (Kirkonmäenkatu 2, Kouvola). On Saturdays vigil at 17 o’clock, and on Sundays divine liturgy at 10 o’clock. Divine Services are also held at chapel of Myllykoski (Koulukatu 4, Kouvola) and Cemetery church of Hamina (Hirveläntie 22, Hamina). 

All residents and visitors are welcome to participate in the life of the parish. Divine Services are mainly conducted in Finnish and Church Slavonic and other languages are also used on a regular basis. The Holy Communion is reserved only for those who are baptized and chrismated Orthodox Christians who have prepared to reveice the Holy Gifts. Non-orthodox visitors are welcome to participate in the worship in the presence of Triune God, for example, by lighting candles, kissing holy icons and the Honored and Life-Giving Cross.

THE CHURCH OF HOLY APOSTLES PETER AND PAUL, HAMINA

Pe 4.10 at 5 PM Jesus Prayer

Sat 12.10 at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 13.10 at 10 AM Divine liturgy

Sat 26.10 at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 27.10 at 10 AM Divine liturgy

Fri 1.11. at 5 PM Jesus Prayer

Sat 2.11. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 3.11. at 10 Divine liturgy

The Presentation of the Theotokos

Fri 22.11. at 10 AM Divine liturgy cancelled

 

Sat 23.11. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 24.11. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

 

Sat 7.12. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 8.12. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

 

Feast of saint John of Kronstadt

Fri 20.12. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

 

Sat 21.12. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 22.12. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

 

The Nativity of Christ

Tue 24.12 at 14 Vespers 

Sat 28.12. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 29.12. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

THE CHURCH OF THE ELEVATION OF THE HOLY CROSS, KOUVOLA

Fri 4.10 at 5 PM Jesus Prayer

Sat 5.10 at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 6.10 at 10 AM Divine liturgy

Wed 9.10 at 5 PM Vespers

Fri 11.10 at 9 AM Divine liturgy

Wed 16.10 at 5 PM Vespers

Sat 19.10 at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 20.10 at 10 AM Divine liturgy

Feast of apostle Jacob

Wed 23.10 at 10 AM Divine liturgy

Fri 25.10 at 9 AM Divine liturgy

Wed 30.10 at 5 PM Vespers

Pe 1.11. at 5 PM Jesus Prayer

Sat 9.11. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 10 11. at Divine liturgy

Wed 6.11. at 5 PM Vespers

Fri 8.11. at 9 AM Divine liturgy

Wed 13.11. at 5 PM Vespers

Fri 15.11. at 9 AM Divine liturgy

The Presentation of the Theotokos

To 21.11 at 10 AM Divine liturgy

Wed 27.11. at 5 PM Vespers

Sat 30.11. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 1.12. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

Wed 4.12. at 5 PM Vespers

Feast of St. Nicholaos, Independence day

Fri 6.12. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

Wed 11.12. at 5 PM Vespers cancelled due to Choir Concert.

Fri 13.12. at 9 Divine liturgy

Wed 18.12. at 5 PM Vespers

The Nativity of Christ

Tue 24.12 at 5 PM Vespers

Wed 25.12. at 9 Matines and Divine liturgy

CHAPEL OF THE MOTHER OF GOD IN MYLLYKOSKI, KOUVOLA 

Protection of the Mother of God

Mon 30.9. at 5 PM Vigil ja Divine liturgy

 

Feast of Carelian Saints

Sat 2.11. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

 

Sat 16.11. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 5 PM.11. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

 

Sat 14.12. at 5 PM Vigil

Sun 15.12. at 10 AM Divine liturgy

 

Tue 24.12 at 4 PM Vespers

 

Thu 26.12. at 10 AM Water blessing and Divine liturgy


CEMETERY CHURCH OF THE MOTHER OF GOD JOY OF ALL WHO SORROW, HAMINA 

Sat 19.10 at 10 AM Divine liturgy

 

Temple feast

Wed 23.10 at 5 PM Panihida and Vigil

Thu 24.10. at 10 AM Water blessing and Divine liturgy

Church of the Elevation of the Holy Cross, Kouvola

Address: Kirkonmäenkatu 2, Kouvola

Church Of Holy Apostles Peter And Paul, Hamina

Adress: Raatihuoneentori 2, Hamina

Chapel of the Mother of God in Myllykoski, Kouvola 

Address: Koulutie 4, Myllykoski/Kouvola

CONTACT

Vicar                                                                

f. Ville Kiiveri                                                
040 962 0063                                                   
ville.kiiveri@ort.fi                                          

Cantor

Kari Päivinen 

040 866 7686

kari.paivinen@ort.fi

Caretaker

Jaana Juka
040 486 5550                     

jaana.juka@ort.fi​

Cemetery Church of the Mother of God

Joy of All Who Sorrow, Hamina

Address: Hirveläntie 22, Hamina​

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VARUSKUNTAKATU 14 

45100 KOUVOLA

hamina@ort.fi

 

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