St. Joseph of Optina Orthodox Church
Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia
Our contact information


Contact Information

Point of Contact: Fr. Sergiy Kosov, Rector

Cell Phone # 718-207-0231 (for Russian Language Speakers, Available 24/7 for Urgent Matters of Faith)

or by Email:  ( or using this web form )

Parish address: 810 Kempsville Road, Suite 5 Virginia Beach, VA  23464    ( view on map )

Mailing address: PO Box 64476 Virginia Beach, VA  23467

Saint Joseph of Optina Russian Orthodox Church, Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia

Русская Православная Церковь Святого Иосифа Оптинского,  Ру́сская Правосла́вная Це́рковь Заграни́цей 




When is the Church open?
The Church usually opens no later than one hour before Services start (see the Events & Services or the Monthly Calendar section for Service dates and times).   If needed, a meeting at a different time may also be requested from Farther Sergiy Kosov by contacting him over the phone or email.
Where to Find Us

The Church is located in Park Plaza Offices .  It is to the left of the parking lot of the Kempsville Branch of the Virginia Beach Library and across the street is Kempsville Presbyterian Church and Fairfield Shopping Center. Parking is available in the front and rear of the building and we are located in Suite 5 of the plaza.

St. Joseph of Optina Orthodox Church
810 Kempsville Road; Virginia Beach, VA 23464
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