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Official visit from The Greek Deputy Minister of foreign affairs to Cape Town, South Africa

The Greek deputy minister of foreign affairs visited paid an official visit to Cape Town after having visited The Patriarchate of Alexandria and Ethiopia. At the start of his stay in Cape Town he visited the Metropolis of Good Hope … Continue reading

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A cameo history of the Port Elizabeth Hellenic Community

This long-standing bastion of the Hellenic community in South Africa was established 80 years ago by immigrants from the Motherlands of Greece and Cyprus, seeking to find ways of making a living and helping their families back home, after the … Continue reading

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12 th Memorial Service held for the late Patriarch Petros VII – Cathedral of St George, Cape Town

On Sunday 11 September, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios Metropolitan Bishop of Cape Town officiated at the Service of the Holy Eucharist together with Father Nikolaos Giamouridis and Deacon Father Michael Simos.  The Service was followed by a Memorial Service for … Continue reading

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MESSAGE OF THE HOLY AND GREAT COUNCIL OF THE ORTHODOX CHURCH

To the Orthodox people and to all people of good will To God, “the Father of mercies and all comfort,” we address a hymn of thanksgiving and praise for having enabled us to gather during the week of Pentecost (18-26 June … Continue reading

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June 26, 2016: Orthros and Synodal Divine Liturgy at Saints Peter and Paul Church in Chania, Crete

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew presides over the Orthros and Synodal Divine Liturgy and concelebrates with the Primates of the Local Orthodox Churches at Saints Peter and Paul Church Chania, Crete His Beauitude Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa Theodoros … Continue reading

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His Beatitude Thodoros II Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa visits the Metropolis of Good Hope

Holy Patriarchal Eucharist Service –  Church of St Nicholas, Durban KZN, South Africa On Sunday 22 May, His Beatitude Theodoros II officiated at the Service of the Holy Patriarchal Eucharist at the Church of Saint Nicholas in Durban KZN. He … Continue reading

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The Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and all Africa, His Beatitude Theodoros the II meets with Mr Paul Dlamini, acting Prime Minister – Kingdom of Swaziland On Monday  May 2016, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and … Continue reading

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Annual Outreach Christmas Celebration – Orthodox Centre, Cape Town

On Tuesday 29 December, the annual Outreach Christmas celebration for children from Khayelitsha was held at the Orthodox Centre in Cape Town. This annual event is organised by the Welfare Committee under the auspices of His Eminence Archbishop Sergios, Metropolitan … Continue reading

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His Eminence Archbishop sergios Metropolitan Bishop of Good Hope – attends the Holy Synod – Patriarchate of Alexandria and all Africa

On Wednesday 25th November 2015, feast of the Holy and Glorious Great Martyr and Wise Catherine, His Beatitude Theodoros II, Pope and Patriarch of Alexandria and All Africa conducted the Festive Patriarchal and Synodal Divine Liturgy in the Cathedral and … Continue reading

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Nicholas Esterhuizen is ordained Deacon by His Eminence Archbishop Sergios Metropolitan Bishop of Good Hope – Cathedral of Saint George, Cape Town, South Africa

On Sunday 15 November, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios Metropolitan Bishop of Good Hope officiated at the Service of the Holy Eucharist. He was joined by Archimandrite Zacharias Van Wyk from the Orthodox Ysichatirion in Robertson, Father Nikolaos Giamouridis, parish priest … Continue reading

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