Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God Church, Rocklea, celebrated its Feast Day

rocklea2013_31On the Sunday the 8th of September 2013 the Rocklea, Brisbane, Queensland parish of the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God celebrated its feast day. This was the first time in memory that all the other Brisbane Russian Orthodox Churches closed on a Sunday to facilitate the brotherly concelebration of the clergy of all the Brisbane churches. There was a male choir made up of choiristers from each of the churches, Fr Michael gave a sermon around the gospel reading for the day and a feast was held afterwards in the church hall and many years were intoned for the rector Fr Michael Klebansky on his upcoming birthday and namesday. (more…)

Parish Feast Day of Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God Church, Rocklea

On Friday 7 September at Our Lady of Vladimir Parish, Rocklea, the Vigil for the Patronal Feastday of this parish was served.  Especially noteworthy was the newly-formed Men’s Choir, which comprised members from each parish of our Deanery of Queensland (ROCOR) – including our own choirmaster and parish priest – and was directed by Rev. Dcn Vladimir Bigdan.  It was a joy to be present at the parish during this most melodious and beautiful service. (more…)

Holy Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God visits the Saint Nicholas Cathedral, Brisbane and the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God Church, Rocklea

Over 25-26 November the Holy Wonderworking Kursk-Root Icon of the Mother of God was taken by plane to Brisbane by its guardian Deacon Nicholas Olhovsky. There the Icon visited the Saint Nicholas Cathedral in Kangaroo Point and the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God Church in Rocklea. (more…)

Announcement – Holy Kursk-Root Icon Service Times in Brisbane, 25 and 26 November 2011

The Brisbane Clergy will be concelebrating an All Night-Vigil with Akathist, 6pm Friday 25th November at St. Nicholas Cathedral, 344 Vulture Street, Kangaroo Point.  Divine Liturgy will be 8:30am Saturday 26th November at Our Lady of Vladimir Church, 14A Douglas Street, Rocklea.

(Please note: this announcement supercedes the previously released monthly schedule)

Church of the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God at Rocklea affected by Queensland Floods – photoreport

Photoreport – Ordination of Fr. Nicholas at the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God Church, Rocklea

Our Lord’s Pascha at the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God Church, Rocklea – 4 April 2010, photoreport

Photoreport – His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion serves at the Vladimir Icon of the Mother of God Church, Rocklea

Святые мощи преподобномучениц Кн. Елизаветы и ин. Варвары в Рокли – 2 авг. 2008г. (фоторепортаж) / The holy relics of Grand Duchess Elizabeth and nun Barbara in Rocklea – 2/8/08 (photoreport)