Bishop Iakovos

Introductory Remarks of Fr Miodrag Peric at Bishop Irinej’s Farewell Gala

September 21, 2016 Featured News

Church of Serbia – September 2016 Your Eminence, Archbishop Paul of the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese, Your Graces: Bishop Iakovos of Greek Orthodox Arhdiocese of Australia, Bishop George of Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia, Bishop Suriel of Melbourne and Bishop Daniel of Sydney of the Coptic Orthodox Church, Very reverend fathers, Fr. Michael Protopopov, […]

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Orthodox Church denies cover up

April 25, 2013 News

25/4/13 Bishop Iakovos fronts the parliament’s child sex abuse inquiry and says the church would never cover up any criminal behaviour. Greek Orthodox Archdiocesan Bishop Iakovos of Miletoupolis defended the Church’s reputation when he fronted the Victorian parliamentary inquiry on child sex abuse in the church this week. The Bishop said the church and the […]

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The Greek Orthodox Church would never sweep abuse allegations under the carpet, a Victorian inquiry has heard.

April 13, 2013 News

13/4/13 – Australia  The church has a rigorous process for dealing with misconduct complaints, including reporting criminal behaviour to police, but it has never been tested in an allegation of child sex abuse, the parliamentary inquiry heard on Friday. Church groups The Salvation Army and the Jehovah’s Witnesses told the inquiry on Thursday they felt it […]

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