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The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

On the 14th of September, the Greek Orthodox Church commemorates the Feast of the Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross, which is a blessed day and a celebration of the…

Dr Geoffrey Lee

Hon Dr Geoff Lee’s Easter message for Orthodox Christians

Acting Minister for Sport, Multiculturalism, Seniors and Veterans Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education, Dr Geoffrey Lee has delivered a message for Orthodox Easter, which you can read here- I would like to…

Scott Morrison

PM Scott Morrison’s Easter message for Orthodox Christians

The Hon Scott Morrison, Prime Minister of Australia has delivered a message to Orthodox Christians for Easter, which you can read here- For Christians, Easter represents a time of reflection and renewal,…

Holy Thursday

Holy Thursday

On Thursday of Holy Week four events are commemorated: the washing of the disciples’ feet, the institution of the Sacrament of the Holy Eucharist at the Last Supper, the agony in the…

Holy Wednesday

Holy Wednesday

On the afternoon or evening of Great and Holy Wednesday, the Sacrament or Mystery of Holy Unction is conducted in Greek Orthodox parishes. The Sacrament of Holy Unction is offered for the…

The Saturday of Lazarus

The Saturday of Lazarus

On the Saturday before Holy Week, the Orthodox Church commemorates a major feast of the year, the miracle of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ when he raised Lazarus from the dead…

Jesus is the reason for the season 1

Jesus is the reason for the season

Christmas is just around the corner and many are feeling the frustration and chaos frantically trying to tackle shopping centre crowds for last minute gift purchases and pushing loaded shopping trolleys down…

Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross 2

Feast of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross

The Feast of the Universal Exaltation of the Precious and Life-Giving Cross is a blessed day and celebration of the tremendous power of the Cross of our Lord and is celebrated each…

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