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We come from many ethnic backgroundsOrthodox is second largest Christian Church in the world, with 300 million adherents.
Jurisdictions in Australia include Greek, Antiochian, Serbian, Russian, Romanian, Ukrainian and Bulgarian.
There are 243 Orthodox churches and 20 monasteries in Australia563.000 Australians has declared Orthodox faith in 2011 Census.
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We believe in the Lord Jesus Christ according to the Nicene Creed (325 AD)Our faith is unchanged from the earliest days of Christianity. Join your local Australian Orthodox study group to learn more
Apostolic SuccessionOur bishops were ordained by preceding bishops, in apostolic succession going back to the disciples of the Lord Himself. Meet Canonical Orthodox Bishops of Australia and Oceania
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Holy TraditionThe Holy Bible, the Councils of the Church, the writings of the Church Fathers are all signs of continuity of life in the Holy Spirit known as the Holy Tradition
Orthodox Australia and Oceania News
- Archbishop Stylianos and other church heads pen open letter over same-sex marriage bill fears to Mal...
The heads of Australia’s churches have written an open letter to both Malcolm Turnbull and Bil...
- Why this could be your last chance to fight for freedom
We accept the result of the same-sex marriage postal survey. That is not in question. We lost. Austr...
- Doxology Service at St Andrew’s Theological College, officiated by the Dean, His Eminence Archbish...
St Andrew’s Theological College commenced its academic year with its annual Doxology Service i...
- ANNOUNCEMENT for the common celebration of the National Anniversary of the 25 March 1821 in Sydney.
ΑΝΑΚΟΙΝΩΣΙΣ / ANNOUNCEMENT.
Feasts and Events
|Weekly Bible Studies - Punchbowl - New South Wales|
Thu Mar 22 @ 7:00PM
|Annunciation of The Theotokos - New (Revised) calendar|
Sun Mar 25 @12:00AM
|Divine Liturgy in English - Ryde - New South Wales|
Sun Mar 25 @ 9:00AM
|Greek National Day Celebration - Martin Place and Opera House - New South Wales|
Sun Mar 25 @10:15AM
|Divine Liturgy in English - Redfern - New South Wales|
Sun Mar 25 @11:00AM
|Divine Liturgy in English - Campsie - New South Wales|
Sun Mar 25 @ 6:00PM