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November 12, 2021

Ordinations of Four New Assistant Bishops

It is with great joy that we announce to the faithful of the Holy Archdiocese of Australia that the ordinations of the new Bishops, who were elected at the last...

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October 22, 2021

VIDEO: Special Event – Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the Election of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

On the special occasion of the 30th anniversary of the election of the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese will hold a celebratory event tonight, Friday 22 October 7pm...

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September 15, 2021

Public Apology from the ABC to Archbishop Makarios of Australia

The Holy Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia welcomes the conduct of the ABC which has now published an apology to Archbishop Makarios with respect to the false and defamatory allegations it published in April of this year to the detriment of His Eminence, the Greek Orthodox Church and the Greek Diaspora of Australia.

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September 14, 2021

On the occasion of the Exaltation of the Holy and Life-giving Cross: Why is the sign of the Cross holy?

Twenty centuries ago, the cross was a disgraceful instrument of punishment and horrible death. The Romans sentenced the worst criminals to death by crucifixion.   Today the cross dominates the...

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Lives of Saints
September 3, 2021

Unbelieving doctor by-passes nuns and ‘secretly’ opens tomb of St Nectarios

In 1934, fourteen years after the repose of the Saint, a doctor was coming from one of the villages on horseback and was caught in a very heavy rain in...

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Lives of Saints
September 3, 2021

The Translation of the Relics of St. Nektarios the Wonderworker

On this day 68 years ago, 3 September 1953, the tomb of the St Nektarios was opened by the nuns in the convent where he was buried. Read more to find out what happened!

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