Russian Orthodox Diocese of Chersonese

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The Russian Orthodox Diocese of Chersonese or Diocese of Kors(o)un, headquartered in Paris, France, is a diocese of the Church of Russia in Western Europe. Its current primate is His Eminence Archbishop Innocent (Vassiliev) [1], Bishop of Chersonese.

Russian Orthodox Diocese of Chersonese
Jurisdiction Russia
Diocese type Diocese
Founded 1931
Current bishop Innocent (Vassiliev)
See(s) Paris
Headquarters Paris, France
Territory Western Europe (France, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland)
Liturgical language(s) Church Slavonic, French
Musical tradition Russian Chant
Calendar Julian
Population estimate unknown
Official website Diocese of Chersonese


  • Deanery of France
  • Deanery of Italy
  • Deanery of Spain and Portugal
  • Parishes and communities in Switzerland

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