31 Jan 2021 0 Comment

The Fight against Abortion to Birth in South Australia

Abortion is the plague of our times – responsible for more 40-50 million deaths annually worldwide.  This is more than cancer, HIV and other diseases, traffic accidents, smoking and alcohol combined. Many women are pressured into...
31 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Archbishop Makarios to new deacon: “As love will crucify you, so will it crown you”

On Saturday 14th October, on the day that our Church commemorates the memory of St Philip the Apostle, His Eminence Archbishop Makarios of Australia officiated at matins and presided over the Divine Liturgy, concelebrating with the...
31 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Plea to abide by instructions concerning the pandemic by the Holy Archdiocese of Australia

The Holy Archdiocese of Australia was informed by the state authorities of NSW that the Holy Parishes of St Nektarios and Holy Cross in Wollongong have been included in the list of sites, which were visited by a person who tested positive...
31 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Message from His Eminence Archbishop Makarios on occasion of the beginning of the new school year in Australia

My beloved children,  Traditionally, the beginning of each school year is the starting point of a new, creative course, accompanied by feelings of joy, hope and optimism. I fully understand the particularities of the present...
31 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Three New Bishops for the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia

With unspeakable joy and deep emotion, clergy and the laity of the Holy Archdiocese of Australia, accepted the delightful news of the election of three worthy clerics of the Holy Archdiocese of Australia to the rank of Bishop. ...
29 Jan 2021 0 Comment

Joint Statement on the Status of Hagia Sophia/Aya Sofya

JOINT STATEMENT ON THE STATUS OF HAGIA SOPHIA/AYA SOFYA SYDNEY 24-07-2020 We are not politicians but pastors, sent by Jesus Christ to proclaim his peace to everyone. Therefore, as brothers in Christ, we join our voices to the...
29 Jan 2021 0 Comment

World Day Against Child Labour

MESSAGE of Archbishop Makarios on World Day Against Child Labour On the occasion of today’s World Day Against Child Labour, our thoughts and attention turn to an extremely worrying and sad phenomenon that, unfortunately,...