As a parish of the Diocese of Australia & New Zealand (within the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia), our ruling bishop and First Hierarch is Metropolitan Hilarion. His assistant bishop is Bp George, who is the Vicar General of the Diocese and resides in Sydney.
As a part of ROCOR, we are within the Church of Russia, headed by Patriarch Kyril of Moscow and All Russia.
Biographies of our hierarchs are available online:
- His Holiness Kyril, Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia;
- His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America and New York, First Hierarch of ROCOR, Archbishop of Sydney, Australia and New Zealand;
- His Grace George, Bishop of Canberra.
In addition, our parish is within the Deanery of Queensland. This is headed by Archpriest Gabriel Makarov, who is also the Dean of St Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Brisbane.