Services This Week


Descent of the Holy Spirit upon the Holy Apostles

Saturday evening, 5:00 PM – Great Vespers with blessing of bread, wheat, wine and oil.

Sunday morning, 9:30 AM - Divine Liturgy

**Pentecost Vespers with the reading of seven prayers to the Holy Spirit will be sung immediately at the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy.**

Divine Liturgy Time

**Starting this Sunday (May 28, 2023) Divine Liturgy will start at 9:30 AM and continue through the summer months**


Welcome to the Home Page of the Dormition of the Blessed Virgin Mary Russian Orthodox Church. We invite you to browse our site and we hope you find it informative and enjoyable.

Our church is a parish of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia (ROCOR). The church is located in McKeesport, PA, which is 10 miles south of Downtown Pittsburgh. We follow the Old Julian calendar, and the services are conducted in English and Church Slavonic. 

The general schedule is Vespers every Saturday evening beginning at 5:00pm; Monday-Friday eve of Holy Days (Vespers) 6:30pm; Sunday mornings 10:00am; Holy Days that occur during the week (Divine Liturgy) 9:00am. Please check our weekly bulletins on this site for a complete schedule of services.

We hope you enjoy our website, and we invite you to visit us either through the website or in person. All are welcome to be with us as we worship Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in His Holy Church.

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Dormition of the Blessed Virgin Mary Russian Orthodox Church


330 Shaw Avenue

McKeesport, PA 15132


412-672-3444 (office)

412-469-8879 (home)