The British Orthodox Church
within the Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate

Metropolitan Seraphim of Glastonbury

Ordained Priest, 27th February 1971.

Monastic profession, 23rd February 1977.

Attached to the Monastery of El-Sourian, Wadi El-Natrun, 4th June 1994.

Consecrated to the Sacred Order of the Episcopate on 9th July 1977.

Consecrated a Metropolitan of the Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate 19th June 1994.

Address: 10 Heathwood Gardens, Charlton, London, SE7 8EP.
Telephone: (020) 8854 3090 & (020) 8244 7888

Father David Seeds

Ordained Priest, 22nd December 1996. elevated to Hegoumenos, 5th July 2009.

Parish Priest in charge of the Church of St. Mark & St. Hubert, Cusworth.

Address: 6 Hawthorne Close, Woolley Moor, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 6FF.

Telephone: (01246) 591992

Father Simon Smyth

Ordained Priest, 30th September 2000. elevated to Hegoumenos, 22nd February 2009.

Parish Priest of the Church of Christ the Saviour, Bournemouth and St. Mary & St. Moses the Black, Portsmouth
Chairman of the Priests’ council

Address: 31 Sandyfield Crescent, Cowplain, Waterlooville, Hampshire, PO8 8SQ.
Telephone: 07979 420006

Father Gregory Tillett

Ordained Priest, 29th December 1994.

Serves as Assistant Priest at the Church of Christ the Saviour, Winton, Bournemouth, when resident in the British Isles.

Address: 300 New Canterbury Road, Petersham, NSW, Australia 2049.

Telephone: 61 2 9560 9528

Father Martin Lee

Ordained Priest, 7th June 1997.

Serves as a General Priest retired from parochial responsibilities.

 Address: 12/14 Temple Street, Sidmouth, Devon, EX10 9AY.

Archdeacon Alexander Astill

Ordained Deacon, 24th July 1982.

Elevated to Archdeacon, 26th June 1994. Serves at St. Mark & St. Hubert’s Church, Cusworth.

Address: 16 Ranelagh Drive, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S11 9HE.
Telephone: (0114) 2365903

Deacon Mark Saunders

Ordained Deacon, 5th February 2000.

Serves as Deacon at St. Mary & St. Felix, Babingley.

Address: 56 Low Road, Congham, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE32 1AE
Telephone: (01485) 600681

Deacon Theodore de Quincey

Ordained deacon 15 August 2007 by Metropolitan Marcos of Toulon & France for service in the Montpeyroux parish of l’Eglise Copte Orthodoxe de France.

When resident in England attached to the Charlton Parish with the blessing of H.G. Bishop Athanasios of France

Address in England: 8 Holland Park Road, London, W14 8LZ.
Also serves at: Sanctuaire de St. Elie, Le Plô 34150, Montpeyroux, France
Telephone: 020 7603 7074

Deacon Christopher Barnes

Ordained Deacon, 3 July 2011.

Serves at St. Mary & St. Felix, Babingley.

Address: 109 Stow Road, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, PE13 3TQ
Telephone:01945 464470

Deacon John Stuart

Ordained Deacon, 10 February 2001.

Serves as General Deacon.

Address: 4 Dartmoor Cottages, Wotter, Devon, PL7 5HN
Telephone: 01752 839263

Deacon Daniel Malyon

Ordained Deacon: 12th January 2014

Serves as Deason of the London Mission and attached to the Secretariat staff.

Address: Flat 10, Chessington Mansions, Albany Road, Leyton, London, E10 7EW
Telephone: 079 1900 8489

Deacon Antony Holland

Ordained Deacon: 8th February 2015

Serves as Deacon of the Portsmouth & Bournemouth

Address: –
Telephone: –