A listing of church services in St. Petersburg, Russia.
St. Petersburg Times, 7 January 1997
Armenian - Church of St. Catherine holds services Saturdays at 6 p.m. at Nevsky Prospect, 40. M: Gostiny Dvor.
Armenian Apostolic Orthodox Church - Church of St. Resurrection holds services Sundays at noon at Smolenka River Embankment, 29. Additional services will be held Jan. 1 and 6 at 12 p.m. M: Vasileostrovskaya or Primorskaya. Tel. 350-53-01, 350-52-01.
Baptist - The International Baptist Church is located on the 2nd floor of the Rodina Cinema at 12 Karavannaya Ulitsa, M: Gostiny Dvor. Services are held Sundays at 11 a.m. and Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. Tel. 525-77-33.
Catholic - Catholic services take place daily at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. in the Catholic Church of St. Mary of Lourdes, at Kovensky Pereulok 7. M: Mayakovskaya. Tel. 272-50-02.
Catholic - St. Catherine Roman Catholic Church conducts masses at 32-34 Nevsky Prospect on Sundays at 9:30 a.m. (English), 10:30 a.m. (Russian), 12 p.m. (Russian), 1:30 p.m. (Polish), 7 p.m. (Russian), and weekdays at 8 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. (Russian). Tel. 311-71-70, fax 315-19-29.
Charismatic Church of Christ - New Address! Hotel St Petersburg Conference Hall at 5 Vyborgskaya Naberezhnaya. M: Ploshchad Lenina. Sunday services in Russian with simultaneous English translation begin at 11 a.m.
The Church of Latter Day Saints (Mormons) - Meetings Sundays at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. An additional meeting will be held Dec. 27 at 5 p.m. Aerodromnaya Ulitsa, 6 (red brick building, second floor.) M: Pioneerskaya. Tel. 325-61-48.
Evangelist - Wednesdays 6:30 p.m.; Sundays 11 a.m., 4 p.m.; Mondays 5 p.m. Borovaya Ul., 52. M: Ligovsky Prospect. Tel. 166-44-19.
Jewish - Lermontovsky Prospect, 2, directly behind the Mariinsky Theater. Tel. 114-11-53.
Lutheran (German) - Services will take place at the Church of St. Anna's premises in the Spartak Cinema Sundays at 10:30 a.m. Ulitsa Saltykova-Shchedrina 14, M: Chernyshevskaya, while the church's original buildings are at Nevsky Prospect, 24. M: Nevsky Prospect.
Lutheran (Evangelist) - The Church of St. Mary at Bolshaya Konyushennaya Ulitsa 8 holds services Sundays at 10:30 a.m. (Finnish) and 1:30 p.m. (Russian), also on the first and third Sunday of the month at 3 p.m. An English (Anglican) service is also held on the fourth Sunday of the month at 3 p.m. M: Nevsky Prospect.
Lutheran-Evangelical - The Russian Evangelical Lutheran Ministries in St Petersburg has a new English language worship service Sunday at 9:30 a.m. at St. Michael's Lutheran Church (third floor), Sredny Prospect 18. M: Vasileostrovskaya. Turn right and go two blocks to the Gothic tower church upon exiting the Metro. Call 218-04-77 for more information.
Moslem - Daily 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mosque is at Kronversky Prospect, 7. M: Gorkovskaya. Upon exiting the Metro walk towards the river. Tel. 233-98-19.
Protestant-Evangelical - The International Church of St Petersburg offers an English-Russian language worship service Sundays at 11 a.m. at Dom Kulturny Gorkovo next to the Narvskaya Metro station. Entrance #9, fifth floor auditorium. Tel. 167-19-75.
Russian Orthodox - Spaso-Preobrazhensky Cathedral has a fine choir and holds services daily at 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. The church is at Preobrazhenskaya Square 1, M: Chernyshevskaya. Tel. 272-36-62.
Salvationist - English and Russian services are held Sundays at 11 a.m. The Salvation Army meets in the concert hall at Bolshaya Monetnaya 19. Call 248-87-86 for additional information.
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