Category Archives: Orthodox Church Cape Town

Feast of the Veneration of the Life-giving Cross – Cathedral of St. George, Cape Town

On Sunday 23 March, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios officiated at the Service for the Feast Day of the Veneration of the Life-giving Cross. In His address after the service His Eminence made mention of the significance of this Feast. He … Continue reading

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Seniors enjoy getting together with others at the Orthodox Centre

From the  moment the guests arrived at the new Orthodox Centre in Lansdowne, the buzz of happy chatting was in the air as senior parishioners from around Cape Town gathered  together to  enjoy the first ever morning tea for seniors … Continue reading

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​The ambassador of Greece, Mrs Diamantopoulou attends the Service of the Holy Eucharist – Cathedral of Saint George, Cape Town

On Sunday 16 February Reverend Fr. Nikolaos officiated at ​ the service of the Holy Eucharist at the Cathedral of Saint George in Cape Town in the presence of Mrs Maria Diamantopoulou, the Ambassador of Greece,  ​Mr Thomas Matsoukas, consul of … Continue reading

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Feast of the Presentation of our Lord and Blessing of Saint George’s Sunday School – Cape Town

On Sunday 2 February 2014 His Eminence, Archbishop Sergios, officiated at the Service of the Holy Eucharist which included the Feast of the Presentation of our Lord Jesus Christ at the Temple.  During his address to the congregation after the service, His … Continue reading

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Saint Georges Sunday School in Cape Town celebrate the start of their New Year with a Vasilopita

Saint Georges Sunday School celebrated the start of their New Year with a Vasilopita (Saint Basil’s sweet bread). After the service everyone congregated into the hall and His Eminence Archbishop Sergios was invited to bless the Vasilopita with Reverend Fr.Nikolaos and Deacon … Continue reading

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15th Memorial Service for the late Archbishop Pavlos Varnavas – Cathedral of Saint George, Cape Town

On Sunday 12 January, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios officiated at the 15th Memorial Service held for the late Archbishop Pavlos Varnavas, in the presence of Mr Thomas Matsoukas, consul for Greece in Cape Town, Mr Nassos Martalas, president of the … Continue reading

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Theophany Celebrations – Saint George’s Cathedral, Cape Town

The Theophany celebrations in Cape Town began with the Service of the Royal Hours, which was served at the Cathedral of Saint George on Friday, 3 January. On Sunday, 5 January, and the sanctification of the Holy Water was held after the Service of … Continue reading

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His Eminence Archbishop Sergios officiates at the Service of the Holy Eucharist – Christmas morning, Cathedral of Saint George, Cape Town

On Wednesday morning 25 December 2013, His Eminence officiated at the Service of the Holy Eucharist at the Cathedral of Saint George, in the presence of the honorary Consul for Cyprus, Mr Demetri Constandinides, Mr Nassos Martalas, president of the Hellenic Community of Cape … Continue reading

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Archbishop Sergios Attends Civic Memorial for Nelson Mandela in Cape Town

On Wednesday, 11 December, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios and Reverend Father Nicholas Giamouridis, parish priest of the Orthodox Cathedral of Saint George the Great Martyr, joined thousands of other Cape Town residents in paying tribute to the late President Nelson Mandela … Continue reading

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Hellenic Community of Cape Town sign a book of condolences for the late Nelson Mandela – Cathedral of Saint George, Cape Town

His Eminence Archbishop Sergios signs the  book of condolences from the Hellenic Community of Cape Town after the memorial service

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