Category Archives: Orthodox Church Cape Town

Feast Day of the Sunday of Orthodoxy – Cathedral of Saint George, Cape Town

On Sunday 2 March, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios, Metropolitan Bishop of Cape Town officiated at the Service of the Holy Eucharist which included the Litany for the Feast Day of the Sunday of Orthodoxy, together with Reverend Father Nikolaos Giamourides … Continue reading

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The Sunday of Orthodoxy

Today we commemorate the victory of Orthodoxy over the heresy of iconoclasm. In the eighth century the Church had been torn apart by those who objected to the veneration of icons, and in 787 the Second Council of Nicaea responded … Continue reading

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Talk on Icons – Cathedral of Saint George Sunday School, Woodstock, Cape Town.

On Sunday the 22 February ( Sunday before the Feast day of the Sunday of Orthodoxy) Nicholas Esterhuizen, who has studied Orthodox Iconography prepared a presentation for the  teenage Sunday school class about Icons. The teenagers learn’t something about the history of … Continue reading

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Cathedral of Saint George – Sunday School, Cape Town – Teen Connect

 The theme this year is “Living our Orthodox Faith” With the blessing of His Eminence Archbishop Sergios,Metropolitan Bishop of Cape Town, we are focusing on introducing speakers to the teenage group (and other age-groups) whom we feel will have a … Continue reading

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Churches around South Africa celebrate the Feast of The Exaltation of the Holy and Life-Giving Cross

Cathedral of Saint George – Cape Town On Sunday 14 September His Eminence Archbishop Sergios, Metropolitan of Good Hope, officiated at the Divine Liturgy for the feast of the Exaltation of the Cross at the Cathedral of Saint George the Great Martyr … Continue reading

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Orthodox Churches around South Africa hold memorial services for the Greek Cypriots who lost their lives in the Turkish Invasion of Cyprus 1974 – May their memory be eternal

Cathedral of St. George – Cape Town On Sunday 20 July, Reverend Fr. Nikolaos Giamourides, and Deacon Fr. Michael Simos officiated at the service of the Holy Eucharist followed by a memorial service in remembrance of those who lost their … Continue reading

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Feast of Saint George the Great Martyr and Triumphant – Cathedral of Saint George, Cape Town

On Tuesday 22 April, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios, together with parish priest Reverend Fr. Nikolaos Giamourides and Deacon Fr. Michael officiated at the Vespers service held on the eve of the Feast of Saint George. This year the Very Reverend … Continue reading

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Great and Holy Week in South Africa 2014

Sunday 20 April – Vespers Service of Love Cathedral of Saint George – Cape Town

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Sunday 20 April – Service of the Resurrection Cathedral of Saint George – Cape Town, South Africa

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 Saturday 19 April –  Service of the First Resurrection Cathedral of Saint George – Cape Town  

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