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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...
- His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos presided over the Great Vespers service at Saints Constantine and ...
Την Κυριακή 20 Μαΐο&upsilon...
- His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos welcomed the representatives of the Greek Armed Forces Lieutenant ...
Ὁ Σεβασμιώτατος O...
- His Grace Bishop George Celebrated Pascha at Sts Peter and Paul Cathedral Strathfield
On Sunday 8 April 2018, His Grace Bishop George celebrated the Paschal services at Sts Peter and Pau...
- Paschal Epistle of His Eminence Hilarion, Metropolitan of Eastern America & New York, First Hier...
\ The Paschal Epistle of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York, First H...
- ST MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL ORTHODOX CHURCH - HOMEBUSH
Last night our parish joyously received His Grace Bishop Siluan for Lenten Vespers served by Fr Miod...
- Inter-Orthodox Vespers of Orthodoxy 25.02.2018
On Sunday, 25th February 2018, 7 pm, at the Greek Orthodox Parish of St. Nicholas Marrickville,...
Feasts and Events
|Ordination of Phillip Saba to the Diaconate - Punchbowl - New South Wales|
Sun May 27 @ 8:30AM
|Divine Liturgy in English - Ryde - New South Wales|
Sun May 27 @ 9:00AM
|Divine Liturgy in English - Redfern - New South Wales|
Sun May 27 @11:00AM
|Share With Africa Charity Dinner - New South Wales|
Sun May 27 @ 5:00PM
|Divine Liturgy in English - Doonside - New South Wales|
Sun May 27 @ 6:00PM
|Divine Liturgy in English - Campsie - New South Wales|
Sun May 27 @ 6:00PM