Orthodox Church of Pori

Porin ortodoksinen kirkko
Porin ortodoksinen kirkko
Porin ortodoksinen kirkko
Porin ortodoksinen kirkko

The Orthodox Church of Pori, or the Church of Saint John the Theologian, is located opposite to Käppärä Cemetery and Juselius Mausoleum. It was completed in 2002. The church is dedicated to the memory of Saint John the Theologian. The main designer was the Orthodox pastor, architect Matti Porkka from Tornio. The iconostasis was painted by the Tampere-based icon painter Margit Lintu, the other icons in the church by Pori resident Harri Stefanius.

The Orthodox Church of Pori is open in the summer for visiting and for prayer and meditation on 7 May – 2 August 2019, Tue – Fri 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. A guide is present and the shop Butku is open.
The church is closed on 30 May and 21 June.

Ringing of bells and a short prayer at 1 – 1.10 p.m. during the days when the church is open.

Contact details:

Maantiekatu 46
Pori
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