Наш Батюшка

Сорок лет служит в Свято-Николаевском приходе в западно-сиднейском районе Ферфилд протоиерей Никита Чемодаков. Здесь он провел практически всю свою жизнь после окончания семинарии в Джорданвилле (США) и короткого периода служения в русских церквах Америки. Скромный, рассудительный, не любящий громких слов отец Никита — и приход в Ферфилде под стать, также не старается попасть на первые страницы газет. «Не большой и не маленький», — как сказал отец Никита, но, безусловно, очень дружный и семейный, наверное, таким, каким и должен быть православный приход. «Наш батюшка», — говорят о нем с любовью прихожане. (more…)

Интервью Митрополита Белоцерковского и Богуславского Августина

С 11 по 23 ноября 2017 года Австралию посетила делегация из Украины, которую возглавил владыка Августин, митрополит Белоцерковский и Богуславский, председатель Синодального отдела Украинской Православной Церкви по взаимодействию с Вооруженными Силами и другими вооруженными формированиями Украины, Председатель Богословско-канонической комиссии при Священном Синоде УПЦ.

Дорогой Владыка, сегодня мне представилась большая честь взять у Вас интервью. (more…)

Assembly of Canonical Orthodox Bishops – Communiqué

По пути духовного делания – Интервью с митрополитом Иларионом во время его архипастырского визита в Австралию

Во время Рождественских праздников 2018 года в Австралию приехал Первоиерарх РПЦЗ митрополит Иларион. Здесь он провел около месяца, возглавил праздничные службы в Сиднее и других городах, участвовал в открытии памятника Николаю II в. Данденонге (Мельбурн).

Русские православные в Австралии хорошо знают и любят владыку. В 1996 году он был назначен архиепископом Австралийской и Новозеландской епархии, и двенадцать лет его домом была резиденции архиерея в сиднейском районе Кройдон. (more…)

His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and His Grace Bishop George of Canberra celebrate the feast day of the Baptism of our Lord Jesus Christ at Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral, Strathfield

On the Great Feast of the Baptism of our Lord, the Divine Liturgy and the Great Blessing of Water was celebrated by His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion and Bishop George at Saints Peter and Paul Cathedral.

A photo-report from the celebration is available below. (more…)

His Grace Bishop George of Canberra celebrates the parish feast day at Saint Seraphim’s Church, Brisbane

On 15th January 2018, His Grace Bishop George celebrated the parish feast day at St Seraphim’s Church Brisbane. Co-served with His Grace were Priest Gabriel Lapardin parish rector and clergy from the surrounding parishes. During the small entrance, priest Andrew Smith rector of the Annunciation parish was awarded the right to wear the nabedrenik. (more…)

His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia celebrates the feast day of the Circumcision of the Lord, the commemoration of Saint Basil, and New Year’s Day on the Julian Calendar at St Nicholas Parish, Wallsend

On Sunday 14th January 2018, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion celebrated the feast day of the Circumcision of the Lord, the commemoration of Saint Basil, and New Year’s Day on the Julian Calendar at St Nicholas Parish, Wallsend. (more…)

His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion and His Grace Bishop George celebrate the third day of the Nativity at the Holy Protection Parish, Cabramatta

On Tuesday, the 9th of January 2018, the third day of the Nativity, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and His Grace Bishop George of Canberra celebrated the Divine Liturgy at the Holy Protection parish, Cabramatta.

Following the Divine Liturgy, the clergy and the faithful attended a festal lunch, followed by the parish Yolka.

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His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion and His Grace Bishop George celebrate the second day of the Nativity in the Archbishop’s Chapel, Croydon

On Monday, the 8th of January 2018, the second day of the Nativity, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and His Grace Bishop George of Canberra celebrated the Divine Liturgy in the Archbishop’s Chapel, Croydon.

Following the Divine Liturgy, Metropolitan Hilarion invited the faithful to his residence for a festal lunch.

Photo-report by Ivan Jigalin
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His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and His Grace Bishop George of Canberra celebrate the feast of the Nativity of the Lord in Sts Peter and Paul Cathedral Strathfield

On Saturday the 6th and Sunday the 7th of January 2018, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside of Russia and His Grace Bishop George of Canberra celebrated the feast of the Nativity of the Lord at Sts Peter and Paul Cathedral, Strathfield.

Following the Divine Liturgy, a festal lunch was held in the church hall where the faithful joyously congratulated each other with the feast. Many years was also intoned for His Eminence whose birthday fell on the eve of the Nativity.

Please refer to the photo-report below. (more…)