Saint John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Church

Saint John the Baptist Russian Orthodox Church is a parish of the Diocese of the West of the Orthodox Church in America. We are located at 1900 Essex Street, Berkeley, CA 94703, on the corner of Essex and Adeline Streets, next to the Ashby BART Station. Services are in English and in Church Slavonic. All are welcome!

Schedule of Services

5:00pm- Vigil or Vespers on Saturday evenings.

6:00pm- Vigil or Vespers on weekdays.

10:00am- Divine Liturgy on Saturdays and Sundays.

7:00am- Divine Liturgy on weekdays.

Our parish follows the Julian (Old) Calendar.

Parish Contacts

Rev. Edward Henderson, rector



In addition to this website, our parish maintains a facebook page, which may be accessed here.