Two Senior Clergyman of the Diocese of Australia and New Zealand Repose in the Lord After Long Illness

FR MICHAEL KLEBANSKY

  The Official Website of the Synod of Bishops of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia - May 2016 On Thursday, May 12, 2016 , the second week of Holy Pascha, Mitred Protopriest Michael Li and Mitred Protopriest Michael Klebansky reposed in the Lord. FR MICHAEL LI Fr Michael was the Chief of the Russian-Chinese Orthodox Mission of ...

Assyrians in Sydney Demonstrate Against Kurdish Occupation of Assyrian Villages

Assyrian Universal Alliance - May 2016 Sydney -- Over 500 people descended on Martin Place in a public demonstration organised by the Assyrian Council of Australia. The demonstrators demanded an end to Kurdish aggression in the occupied Assyrian homeland as well as the brutal atrocities currently taking place against the Assyrian Christians in Iraq and Syria as ...

Macedonian Orthodox Church Fire in Sydney Leaves Several Injured

www.sputniknews.com - 5/2/16 Macedonian Orthodox Church in Sydney fire eruption injures several people, New South Wales Fire and Rescue Commissioner Greg Mullins said Monday. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Several people were injured as fire engulfed the Macedonian Orthodox Church hours after the Easter service in Sydney, Australia, New South Wales Fire and Rescue Commissioner Greg Mullins said Monday. According ...

His Holiness Irinej greets Queen Eliyabeth II on Her Birthday

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Her Majesty ELIZABETH II The Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, and Head of the Commonwealth Buckingham Palace London SW1A 1AA You have placed crowns of precious stones upon their heads. They asked life of you and you gave it to them—long life forever and evermore! (Ps. 21:3-4) Your Majesty, In this day in which we commemorate the 90th year of ...

Dialogue between Assyrian Church of the East & Coptic Orthodox Church Held

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Holy Apostolic Catholic Assyrian Church of the East - April 2016 Footage of the dialogue held at Archangel Michael & St Bishoy Coptic Orthodox Church in Mt Druitt, Sydney on 3 April 2016. His Beatitude Mar Meelis Zaia, Metropolitan of Australia, New Zealand and Lebanon participated in the event exploring the theology and Christology of the Assyrian Church ...

Public Communique of the Metropolitanate of Australia-New Zealand of the Serbian Orthodox Church

Church of Serbia - April 2016 The issue of the completion of legal proceedings in Australia is a constant concern of our Metropolitanate, one which we have at present started to actively implement. At the convocations of the Executive Board and Assembly of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand (03 to 05 September 2015) in ...

SVOTS Successful Saturday Event Launches Pope Shenouda Book

SVOTS- SVS Press - March 2016 On the Saturday afternoon before the start of Great Lent, the Metropolitan Philip Auditorium was filled to capacity for a book launch hosted by St. Vladimir's Seminary Press (SVS Press). The event celebrated the release of the first title in the groundbreaking "Coptic Studies Series," The Life of Repentance and Purity. (View the ...

A great blessing for all the Orthodox in Australia

The Serbian Orthodox Church - 4/3/16 Parishioners of the Serbian Saint George’s in Saint Albans gathered 10.000 Australian dollars for the Church kitchen in Belgrade and for the youth on Kosovo and Metohija. - Patriarchal visit to the monastery of Saint Sava in Elaine as well as to a Greek monastery and Serbian and Russian churches ...

Patriarch Irinej of Serbia pays Canonical visit to Australia

March 2016 His Holiness Irinej, Serbian Patriarch, pays a Archpastoral visit to the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand of the Serbian Orthodox Church (photo gallery). His Holiness is accompanied by Metropolitan Amfilohije of Montenegro and the Littoral, protopresbyter-staurophor Stojadin Pavlovic, director of the Administration office of the Serbian Patriarchate; and deacon Aleksandar Sekulic, officer of the ...

Metropolitan Hilarion of Eastern America and New York Attendss the Australian Premier of Zabaikalsky Odyssey

Russian Orthodox Church Abroad - 21/2/16 On Friday evening, February 12, 2016, Russians began gathering at Event Cinema in Westfield Center in Burwood, Sydney, Australia, to view the documentary Zabaikalsky Odyssey. This film premiered last December in Moscow’s Solzhenitsyn House of the Russian Diaspora. The film covers contemporary problems facing Russians in general and those in particular who ...

Serbian Patriarch Irinej I to visit the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand

Church of Serbia February 2016 Blessed is he who comes in the Name of the Lord! With exceeding great joy we herein announce that, at the invitation of His Grace Bishop Irinej of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand, His Holiness the Archbishop of Pech, Metropolitan of Belgrade-Karlovci and Serbian Patriarch Kyr Irinej will visit the ...

Communiqué оn The St Sava Monastery in Hall

Church of Serbia- Communiqué of The Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand The Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand of the Serbian Orthodox Church and His Grace Bishop Irinej are pleased to announce that the Supreme Court of New South Wales has today, 24 December 2015, confirmed the orders made by the Court on 29 May ...

Sydney Celebrates the 40th Anniversary of the Death of Archpriest Rostislav Adolfovich Gan

Russian Church Outside Russia - December 2015 On Tuesday, December 8, 2015, the 40th anniversary of the death of a church leader and prominent expert on the Orthodox Liturgy, Protopriest Rostislav Gan, was marked at Holy Protection Church in Cabramatta (near ??Sydney), Australia, with a large number of clergy and laity attending a solemn funeral service. Service ...

Refugees: It’s Time to Be Discriminating

Assyrian refugees in Arbel, Iraq, 2014.

Peter Ahern - 3/12/15 (AINA) -- Words can change their meanings radically in line with evolving social and cultural developments. One need only think of the term "gay" to see this phenomenon. That particular example of language change happened almost overnight; in contrast some other terms take centuries to radically change in meaning, such as "nice", ...

THE CONSECRATION OF THE AUSTRALIAN ANTIOCHIAN VILLAGE

Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines - November 2015 The Antiochian Village is a spiritual revelation. There are facilities where the faithful will be able to stay in for some days, praying, contemplating, learning, mixing with others, etc.… it is the church in the world. Today, more than any other period of our ...

Bishop Irinej writes to Ministers of Australia and New Zealand on preventing admission of “Kosovo” to UNESCO membership

Church of Serbia - November 2015 Bishop Irinej of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand writes to Foreign Ministers Julia Bishop of Australia and Murray McCully of New Zealand on preventing admission of “Kosovo” to UNESCO membership. On 30th October 2015, writing on behalf of the Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand of the Serbian Orthodox ...

ROCK STAR TURNED PRIEST FACES NEW CHALLENGE AFTER DEALING WITH THE DEADLY EBOLA CRISIS

Rev Themi Adams with his new guests at the Holy Orthodox Mission, Waterloo, Freetown.

White African Albinos Visit Holy Orthodox Mission in West Africa! By John Tsambazis - Special to ASSIST News Service - August 2015 (Published with Permission) FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE (ANS – August 4, 2105) – The Rev. Themi Adams, a former rock star, who found Christ and is now a Greek Orthodox missionary in Ebola-hit Sierra Leone, is now ...

Judgment of The Supreme Court of New South Wales on the Property of the Serbian Orthodox Church

May 2015 The Supreme Court of New South Wales handed down its judgment today in legal proceedings commenced, with the knowledge and consent of the Holy Assembly of Bishops and the Holy Synod of Bishops of the Serbian Orthodox Church, by His Grace Bishop Irinej and the Serbian Orthodox Metropolitanate of Australia and New Zealand against ...

COPY OF THE IVERON ICON IS BROUGHT TO AUSTRALIA FROM MT. ATHOS

Pravoslavie.ru - May 2015 With the blessing of Archbishop Stylianos of Australia a copy of the wonder-working Iveron (“the Portaitissa”) Icon of Holy Theotokos has been brought to the Church of the Dormition of the Mother of God in Melbourne, Australia, reports AgionOros.ru. The gift of the Athonite Iveron Monastery was solemnly met by hundreds of believers arriving ...

ISIS Demands $23 Million for Assyrian Hostages : Vigil Held in Australia

2/5/15 (AINA) -- Assyrian church leader are reporting that ISIS has rejected a ransom offer for the 230 Assyrians it captured on February 23 in the Hasaka province of Syria (AINA 2015-02-23). 253 Assyrians were captured in the initial attacks on the 35 Assyrian villages on the Khabur river. 23 were subsequently released but 230 remain ...

Assyrians Usher in Year 6765 With Trepidation

Assyrians celebrate year 6765 at the Assyrian new year celebration in Fairfield, Australia.

2/4/15 (AINA) -- Assyrians throughout the world ushered in the 6765th year today, even as ISIS continues its genocidal campaign against them in Syria and Iraq. In the old Assyrian calendar, the Assyrian New Year began on March 21, the vernal equinox, and so did the month of April. Hence April 1st occurred on the vernal equinox. ...