Category Archives: Orthodox Church Port Elizabeth

The Port Elizabeth Hellenic Community celebrates 80 years! 

The Hellenic Community of Port Elizabeth comprising approximately 250 family members or 800 people is one of the oldest Greek enclaves in South Africa and this year they are celebrating the establishment of their community 80 years ago! So it was Xronia … 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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Feast Day of the Dormition of the Mother of God – Church of the Dormition of the Mother of God, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

On Sunday 14 August, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios Metropolitan Bishop of Cape Town officiated at the Service of the Great Vespers in anticipaton of the Feast Day of the Dormition of the Mother of God. He was joined by parish … Continue reading

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His Eminence Archbishop Sergios, Metropolitan of Good Hope visits Port Elizabeth

Feast of the Dormition of the Mother of God – Church of the Dormition, Port Elizabeth On Friday evening 14 August His Eminence Archbishop Sergios officiated at the Service of Vespers in anticipation of the Feast of the Dormition of … Continue reading

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Church of the Dormition of the Mother of God – Port Elizabeth

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Church of the Dormition of the Mother of God – Port Elizabeth

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Third Sunday of Lent and the Veneration of the Holy and Life-Giving Cross – Church of the Dormition of the Mother of God, Port Elizabeth

On Sunday, 15 March, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios Metropolitan of Good Hope served the Divine Liturgy at the Church of the Dormition of the Mother of God in Port Elizabeth, together with Father George Giannakopoulos. This was followed by the … Continue reading

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Jiannis Tyropolis is ordained Deacon – Church of the Dormition of The Mother of God, Port Elizabeth

On Sunday 15 March, Jiannis Tyropolis, who has been psalti for many years in Port Elizabeth was ordained Deacon by His Eminence Archbishop Sergios Metropolitan of Good Hope during the Service of the Holy Eucharist. We wish him Many years! … Continue reading

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Church of the Dormition of the Mother of God – Port Elizabeth

On Friday, 13 March His Eminence Archbishop Sergios, travelled to Port Elizabeth and officiated at the third service of the Salutations to the Virgin Mary, together with Reverend Father George Giannakopoulos. The Service was very well attended and included visitors … Continue reading

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Church of the Dormition of The Mother of God – Port Elizabeth

On Tuesday 6 January, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios Metropolitan of Good Hope officiated at the Service of Holy Epiphany followed by the Service of the Sanctification of the Waters at the Church of The Dormition of The Mother of God … Continue reading

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