Myrrh-Streaming Icon of the Mother of God, “Softening of Evil Hearts” at Saint John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn (15 Feb 11) – photoreport

Nativity of our Lord – St John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn

Christ is Born! Glorify Him!

The Feast of the Nativity of our Lord Jesus Christ was well attended at Sydney’s only ROCOR congregation that worships in English. Just over 70 adults and children filled the old monastery Church of All Saints at Kentlyn to celebrate the Feast, with some travelling from as far as Bowral, in the Southern Highlands, Faulconbridge in the Blue Mountains, Penrith in Sydney’s west, inner city St Peters and the Sutherland Shire to the east.

The Liturgy was celebrated by Hieromonk Joachim, superior of St John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn, who was joined in the altar by visiting priest from the Indonesian Orthodox Church (GOI), Father Dionysios Surya Halim, Protodeacon Christopher Henderson and Protodeacon Constantine Tzortzis. (more…)

Посещение Австралийской Епархии протоиереем Александром Суворовым из Казахстанской Митрополии

С 18 по 26 октября по благословению  митрополита Астанайского и Казахстанского Александра и митрополита Восточно-Американского и Нью-йоркского Илариона, статс-секретарь казахстанской митрополии, протоиерей Александр Суворов посетил город Сидней.

В городе Сиднее протоиерей Александр принял участие в торжествах, посвященных 50-летию совместной жизни замечательных людей: Владимира и Софии Бойковых, семьи воспитавшей нескольких священнослужителей, сумевшей объединить вокруг себя многочисленную православную общину, в которой сохранили православную веру, русский язык и культуру. (more…)

Bishop Agapit visits the Kazan Convent – Photoreport

Announcement – Dinner and Movie, 4th July

Third Finding of the Head of St John the Baptist – St John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn

On Monday the 25th of May/7th of June, the commemoration of the 3rd Finding of the Head of St John the Baptist, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion visited the congregation of St John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn which worships in the old monastery Church of All Saints at Our Lady of Kazan Monastery, Kentlyn. (more…)

Announcement – Saint John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn

His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion was prevented, because his duties as First Hierarch, from attending the recent patronal festival of the old monastery Church of All Saints at Kentlyn on the Sunday of All Saints.

However, His Eminence has graciously offered to serve Hierarchical Divine Liturgy in All Saints Church on Monday the 7th of June, being the commemoration of the 3rd Finding of the Precious Head of the Holy and Glorious Prophet, Forerunner and Baptist of the Lord, John. (more…)

On Bright Tuesday Metropolitan Hilarion visited the Our Lady of Kazan Convent, Kentlyn – 6 April 2010, photoreport

Nativity of our Lord – Saint John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn – photoreport

Congregation outside the old monastery Church of All Saints, Kentlyn following the Christmas Day Liturgy:

Breaking the fast together at the Christmas Day family picnic and barbeque at Mt Annan Botanic Gardens:
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Report on the visit of the Myrrh-Streaming Icon to Saint John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn