About Us

We are a community of Catholic Christians in Turkmenistan.

The modern history of the Roman Catholic Church in Turkmenistan started in 1996 when diplomatic relations were established with the Holy See.

The Transfiguration Chapel has been working for a number of years

under the Apostolic Nunciature in Ashgabat at the following address:

91/1 Gyorogli street.

Daily church services are held, including English language services

on Sundays at 6 p.m.

Our priests are OMI’s (Oblates of Mary Immaculate): Father Andrzej Madej  

and Father Rafal Chilimoniuk. There are several groups in the community,

which are as follows: Biblical, Preaching, Youth and Children’s group, a living Rose,

and Oasis.

Our Pastors:
Fr Andrzej Madej OMI

Lead Pastor

Fr Rafał Chilimoniuk OMI

Executive Pastor

Write Us


Telephone: +993 12 927546

Fax: +993 12 923683

Contact Us


Gorogly 91/1 St. , Ashgabat