Orthodox Australia and Oceania News
The following news articles are collected from the following websites:
http://www.greekorthodox.org.au/ Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia
http://www.rocor.org.au/ - Australian and New Zealand Diocese of ROCOR (Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia)
http://www.soc.org.au/en/news - Serbian Orthodox Church of Australia and New Zealand
Other news can be found on following links:
http://www.antiochianarch.org.au/News.aspx Antiochian Archdiocese of Australia and New Zealand
- $649,693 Raised for victims of Attica fires by the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia
- The SEPTEMBER edition of VEMA is available in Greek and English!
Εκδόθηκε το τεύχος του ΣΕΠΤΕΜΒΡΙΟΥ της δίγλωσσης μηνιαίας εφημερί&de...
- His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos of Australia received and welcomed the newly elected Metropolitan of New Zealand, His Eminence Metropolitan Myron, at the central offices of the Greek Orthodox Archdi...
Before arriving in New Zealand for his enthronement, His Eminence Metropolitan Myron, newly elected for this See of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, visited Australia and the central offices of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese in Redfern, Sydney, on Monday 17th September, 2018. He was received and welcomed by His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos, Primate of the Greek Orthodox […]
- The AUGUST edition of VEMA is available in Greek and English!
Εκδόθηκε το τεύχος του ΑΥΓΟΥΣΤΟΥ της δίγλωσσης μηνιαίας εφημερί&delt...
- Letter from His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos of Australia to Mr Prokopis Pavlopoulos, President of the Hellenic Republic, regarding the tragedy from the fires in Attica, Greece. 25.07.2018
His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos, Primate of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia, wrote a letter to the President of the Hellenic Republic, Mr Prokopis Pavlopoulos expressing not only the Church’s condolences for all who have tragically perished in the latest fires in Attica, Greece but also stating that the Omogeneia in Australia stands together in […]
- Statement by the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Church Abroad on the appointment of exarchs of the Constantinople Patriarchate to Kiev
Standing before God in prayerful solidarity with our long-suffering brethren of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, headed by His Beatitude Metropolitan Onufry of Kiev and All Ukraine, who, being revered and respected throughout the whole of the Orthodox world, is primate of the only recognised canonical Orthodox Church of Christ in Ukraine, we, the members of […]
- Скончалась матушка Кира Михайловна Протопопова / Matushka Kira Protopopov reposed in the Lord
В понедельник, 10 сентября 2018, после тяжелой и продолжительной болезнl...
- His Grace Bishop George of Canberra ordained deacon Michael Storozhev to the rank of priest at Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral Strathfield
On Sunday, 2 September 2018, the feast day of Prophet Samuel, His Grace Bishop George of Canberra celebrated the Divine Liturgy at Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral in Strathfield together with Archpriest George Lapardin, dean of the cathedral, protodeacons Alexander Kotlaroff, Constantine Moshegov, Martin Naef and deacon Michael Storozhev. Following the Great Entrance, deacon Michael […]
- His Grace Bishop George visits Our Lady’s Dormition Church Dandenong
On Monday 27th and Tuesday 28th August 2018 Our Lady’s Dormition Church, Dandenong VIC celebrated its parish feast day. The services were lead by His Grace Bishop George. Co-served with His Grace were the rector Archpriest Michael Protopopov, priest Alexei Jukov and clergy from the neighbouring parishes. Photos: Ivan […]
- Bishop George of Canberra visits the Holy Protection Cathedral Melbourne
On Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th August 2018, His Grace Bishop George celebrates the services at the Holy Protection Cathedral Melbourne. Co-served with His Grace were the cathedral clergy. Photos: Ivan Jigalin
- ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE SERBIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH METROPOLITANATE OF AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND
The Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand of the Serbian Orthodox Church has taken over the management of the New Kalenic Monastery near Canberra, including visits to the Monastery, following a prolonged court case which began in 2011 and concluded in 2017 with a decision of the Supreme Court of New South Wales. This decision regulates the relationships between the Metropolitanate and the P...
- Annual St. Sava College Picnic Invitation - 1st October 2018
An invitation from His Grace Bishop Siluan, to the annual St. Sava College picnic on the 1st of October 2018, and a reflection on the significance of Saint Sava's College for us as a community.
- Orthodox Youth Spiritual Talk: Why is it Important to Go to Church?
On Sunday 12th of August 2018, at St. George Serbian Orthodox Church Cabramatta, the Serbian Orthodox Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand held its first spiritual talk for the Orthodox youth, which addressed the question: Why is it important to go to church? The event was Pan-Orthodox, with many in attendance; from within and outside the Serbian Orthodox Church.
- The Serbian Orthodox parish of Saint Naum of Ohrid celebrates its fiftieth anniversary
On Saturday 7th July, the feast-day of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist, the Saint Naum of Ohrid Serbian Orthodox parish in Broadmeadow (Newcastle) celebrated both its patronal feast-day (or “slava”) – Saint Naum is commemorated on 3rd July – and the fiftieth anniversary of the foundation of the parish.
- ST MICHAEL THE ARCHANGEL ORTHODOX CHURCH - HOMEBUSH
Last night our parish joyously received His Grace Bishop Siluan for Lenten Vespers served by Fr Miodrag and attended by local clergy. The service was followed with a talk given by Fr Rade on the theme of judgement.