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The Nativity of Christ, fresco, Russian Orthodox Church Geelong "Joy Of All Who Sorrow", Geelong, Australia

Bishop Andrei of Yarraville and Australia – Nativity Epistle / Рождественское Послание Преосвященного Андрея, Епископа Ярравильского и Австралийского

      In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.   What do we celebrate, brothers and sisters, on this day of the Nativity? – The event, which astounded myriads of heavenly hosts. However, only a few people in the whole world attended it. Thus, in silence […]

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St. John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople (398-404)

St. John Chrysostome: Discourse On Saint John The Baptist – “Repent, for the Kingdom of Heaven is at Hand” (Matt. 3:1-2)

“In those days, – the Gospel tells us, — came John the Baptist, preaching in the wilderness and saying: “Repent, for the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand” (Matt. 3:1-2).  “In those days,” that is, in the days of the Lord Jesus Christ’s coming to earth, in the days when the Heavenly King appeared, in the days when […]

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Святитель Игнатий Брянчанинов

St. Ignatij Brianchaninov: Sermon on Sunday before Theophany (abridged) / Cв. Игнатий Брянчанинов: Проповедь в Неделю пред Богоявлением (сокращена) “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.” (Mt. 4:17) (Video)

In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.   “The beginning of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. As it is written in the prophets, Behold, I send My messenger before Your face, who will prepare Your way, the voice of one crying in the […]

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Pilgrimage 2018 Postponed

Holy Land Pilgrimage 2018

Holy Land Pilgrimage 2018 Dear parishioners, because of the political unrest in the Holy Land we have to postpone our pilgrimage.   Дорогие прихожане, из-за политической нестабильности в Святой Земле в настоящий момент мы вынуждены отложить наше паломничество. 

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Nativity of Christ 2018 / Рождествo Христовo 2018

Nativity of Christ 2018 / Рождествo Христовo 2018 (Videos)

Nativity of Christ / Рождествo Христовo Bishop Andrei of Yarraville and Australia Nativity Epistle Рождественское Послание Преосвященного Андрея, Епископа Ярравильского и Австралийского Eve of the Nativity of Christ / Навечерие Рождества Христова  Megalinarion (Velichanie)     First Annual Parish Nativity Luncheon at Yarraville Club            

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Jesus Christ Tempted in the Desert

Sermon: 27th Sunday after Pentecost / 27-я неделя по Пятидесятнице ‘… for our battle is not against flesh and blood, but… against the rulers of the darkness of this age, against the spiritual forces of evil in the air’ (Eph. 6)

In the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit.   Brothers and sisters, our life is an unseen warfare, as St Paul says in the epistle to Ephesians read today: “Put on the full armour of God so that you can stand against the deceits of the devil. For our battle […]

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