Church Etiquette

Church Etiquette

Dear Friends and Members of the Parish, having been asked questions about Church customs and appropriate behaviour during services, I was pleased to come across this article by Fr. Sergei Sveshnikov which I think will be a very good help to all. + Fr John

Some general aspects of the how to’s and why’s – before, during and after services.

Includes:

  • Dress code
  • Wearing perfume and/or cologne
  • Where to stand
  • Talking in Church
  • When to walk about
  • When to light and/or tend candles
  • Children
  • Holy Communion
  • After Service