Australia’s Greek Orthodox Churches to Conduct Liturgies Behind Closed Doors

  Greek Orthodox churches will be conducting liturgies every Sunday and throughout the Orthodox Holy Week behind closed doors. This has been the practice already in...

Greek Orthodox Liturgies in Australia Suspended Amid Coronavirus Spread

The Greek Orthodox Church earlier in the week suspended all liturgies in Australia after mounting criticism over its refusal to stop serving parishioners Holy...

Coronavirus: Australian Archbishop Makarios Urges Faithful Not to Attend Services

Makarios, the Archbishop of the Greek Orthodox Church of Australia, issued an encyclical statement on Monday in regard to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic. ''What we...

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese to Build New Monastery in Flowerdale, Victoria

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia announced on Tuesday that it will build a new monastery for men on the newly-renamed ''Mount Mela'' in...

Altar Miraculously Spared from Flames in Adelaide Orthodox Church Fire

Friday's fire at the Greek Orthodox Church of the Nativity of Christ in Port Adelaide caused widespread damage to the interior of the sanctuary...

Hundreds Welcome Archbishop Makarios in Adelaide (video)

Archbishop Makarios, the newly-enthroned Greek-Orthodox Archbishop of Australia, arrived in Adelaide on Saturday for his first pastoral visit to city since his enthronement in...

Archbishop Makarios of Australia Set to Make Pastoral Visit to Adelaide

There is little rest for Australia's newly-elected His Eminence Archbishop Makarios before his next journey, following his busy two-week visit to Melbourne. This time...

Greek Community of Melbourne Welcomes Archbishop Makarios (video)

His Eminence newly appointed Archbishop Makarios of the Greek Orthodox Church of Australia, arrived on Saturday in Melbourne in his first official visit to...