Report on the visit of the Myrrh-Streaming Icon to Saint John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn

Myrrh-Streaming Icon of the Mother of God, “Softening of Evil Hearts” at Saint John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn (13 Dec 09) – photoreport

Invitation – Feast of the Kazan Icon of the Theotokos – 50th Anniversary of the Founding of the Monastery

All-night vigil, akathist and liturgy in honour of St. John of Shanghai and San Francisco at the Our Lady of Kazan convent, Fri. 3/7-Sat. 4/7/09

On July 2, 1966 (new calendar) the great hierarch, of universal significance, St. John (Maximovich) passed away. This year marks the 15th anniversary of his glorification by the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad (ROCOR). In almost all the churches of ROCOR (and now also in the churches of the Moscow Patriarchate) prayful services were conducted on the occasion of this remarkable date. (more…)

Ночное моление в Богородице Казанском женском монастыре в праздник Святителя Иоанна Шанхайского – фоторепортаж

2-го  июля 1966 по новому стилю скончался великий иерарарх, вселенского значения, святитель Иоанн (Максимович). В этом году праздновалось 15-ти летие прославления святого Русской Православной Церковью Зарубежом (РПЦЗ). Почти во всех храмах РПЦЗ (и ныне во храмах Московского Патриархата) совершались службы по случаю этой знаменательной даты. (more…)

Metropolitan Hilarion serves Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at the old monastery Church of All Saints, Kentlyn

On Sunday 1/14 June, the Feast of All the Saints, His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion served Hierarchical Divine Liturgy at the old monastery Church of All Saints, Kentlyn. The church is part of the original building of Our Lady of Kazan Monastery at Kentlyn. The congregation at All Saints worships in English and is served by Hieromonk Joachim, superior of the neighbouring St John the Baptist Skete.

Serving with His Eminence on Sunday were Hieromonk Joachim, Archpriest Vladimir Boikov (visiting from Auckland, New Zealand), Father Seraphim Slade, Protodeacon Christopher Henderson, Deacon Constantine Tzortzis and Deacon Adrian Augustus. During the Small Entrance His Eminence ordained Deacon Father Constantine to the rank of Protodeacon in recognition of his long service to the Skete congregation worshipping at All Saints. (more…)

Saint John the Baptist Skete Anniversary Dinner

Dear brothers and sisters,

Christ is risen!

Thomas Sunday 1999 saw the first weekly Sunday Liturgy in English at All Saints Church, Kentlyn. A 10th anniversary celebratory dinner and fundraiser for St John the Baptist Skete building programme is to be held on Sunday 10th May. (more…)

Our Lady of Kazan Convent

The Convent of our Lady of Kazan in Kentlyn has launched a website. (more…)

Fundraising Dinner to assist the rebuilding of St John the Baptist Skete – 2nd of November 2008

With the blessing of His Eminence Metropolitan Hilarion
you are invited to attend a

Fundraising Dinner
to assist the rebuilding of St John the Baptist Skete, Kentlyn (more…)

Высокопреосвященнейший Митрополит Иларион посещает приходы Cиднея – авг. 2008г. (фоторепортаж) / Metropolitan Hilarion visits the parishes of Sydney – Aug 2008 (photoreport)