His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel venerates St Spyridon’s relic from Corfu island

Basilica News Agency - 16/10/2019 His Beatitude Patriarch Daniel on Saturday venerated the reliquary containing a relic of Saint Spyridon the Wonderworker brought from Corfu island to Romania for the feast of Saint Paraskeva. The relic was brought by a delegation of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Corfu, headed by His Eminence Metropolitan Nektarios. The relic stationed in ...

Orthodox Church celebrates St. Spyridon, the saint of shoemakers and the expeller of plague

12/12/13 Sofia. On December 12, the Orthodox Church celebrates St Spyridon, Bishop of Trimythous, one of the great saints and miracle workers of the IVth century. St. Spyridon was born on the island of Cyprus during the reign of Constantine the Great. He became a bishop in the city of Trimythous. According to the legend, he cured Emperor ...

Ambitious project to restore one of Norfolk’s rare Greek Orthodox churches

Greek Orthodox Church of St Spyridon in Great Yarmouth..

Liz Coates - 24/8/13 Just a stone’s throw from Great Yarmouth’s seafront and its hubbub of attractions, St Spyridon’s is an oasis of colourful calm for the hundreds that worship there - many of whom are involved in the busy restaurant trade carrying on nearby. Built in the 1830s as St Peter’s Church, the years have not been ...