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GREEK ORTHODOX FIRE APPEAL – Message from our Archbishop

My dear friends,

With great sadness and heartache, we find ourselves in the midst of a fire crisis, which has unfolded in front of our eyes in recent days, here in our blessed Australia. We share the grief of the families and friends who lost their loved ones, including volunteer firefighters, who lost their lives while heroically battling hellfire. Beyond the precious human lives lost, the destruction of thousands of hectares of land, fruit trees, precious vineyards, local businesses, innocent wildlife and thousands of homes, the fires have created serious living problems for many of our fellow humans. Continue reading

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Visit of His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia

Our Parish was honoured to welcome His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia to our Church on Wednesday 7 August 2019. His Eminence presided at the Paraklesis to the Theotokos, and met many members of our Parish.

Images: Zark Photography
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St Vasilios High Tea Fundraiser

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October 21, 2018 · 12:38 pm

Gifts of the Holy Spirit – Talk by Fr Themis

Listen to part of a talk given by Father Themis Adamopoulos visiting from Sierra Leone, West Africa, on the topic of ‘Gifts of the Holy Spirit’.

The talk was given to the St Vasilios & Presentation of Our Lord Youth Group, Tuesday 1 May 2018, at St Vasilios Church Hall.

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ELDER IAKOVOS (TSALIKIS) OF EVIA CANONIZED BY CONSTANTINOPLE

Constantinople, November 27, 2017

According to exclusive information from the Greek-language Orthodox site Romfea, the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate resolved today to officially number the blessed Elder Iakovos (Tsalikis) of Evia among the saints of God. Continue reading

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Elder Iakovos Tsalikis Canonized

It has been announced that today, 27 November 2017, the Holy and Sacred Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate has canonized the late Elder Iakovos Tsalikis.The petition for his canonization was submitted by the Holy Metropolis of Khalkida and 22 November has been appointed as his feast day.

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2017 Meeting Dates – Young Adults & Married Couples Group

The Brunswick & Coburg Young Adults & Married Couples Group meets every second Tuesday in the Coffee Room at St Vasilios Church, 15-19 Staley St, Brunswick. The meeting dates for the remainder of the year are listed below, so put them in your diary and hope to see you there!

MAY 16, 30

JUNE 13, 27

JULY  11, 25

AUGUST 1, 29

SEPTEMBER 12, 26

OCTOBER 10, 24

NOVEMBER 7, 21

DECEMBER 12

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HOLY WEEK 2016

PROGRAM FOR HOLY WEEK/ PASCHA 2016 Continue reading

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Behold, The Bridegroom Comes concerts

2 concerts only!

A selection of Holy Week hymns performed by the Byzantine Choirs St Romanos The Melodist and David The Psalmist. Free entry and everyone is invited.

• 6:00pm – 7:00pm, Saturday 2nd April 2016
Antiochian Orthodox Church of St Mary, 291 Somerville Rd, Kingsville

• 6:00pm – 7:00pm, Saturday 9th April 2016
The Presentation Of Our Lady To The Temple Church, 3-7 Macedon Ave, North Balwyn

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Consecration Ceremony 2006

The Consecration (‘Εγκαινια’) of St Vasilios Church took place on Sunday 27 August 2006, presided by His Eminence Archbishop Stylianos. (Click on images to enlarge).

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