Metropolitan Church of Saints Raphael, Nicholas & Irene
Church Entrance: 14 Balintore Road, Rondebosch
Saturday 1 April
Afrikaans Divine Liturgy
15 April, 9 am
English Divine Liturgy
Details of the services at the Cathedral of Saint George in Cape Town for April 2017 are available here.
Visit the Digital Chant Stand to find the texts (in English and Greek) for the Church’s services.
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On Sunday 21 May 2017 the Service of the Holy Eucharist and an Artoclasia in honour of the Feast Day of Saints Cyril and Methodius was held, at the Cathedral of Saint George in Woodstock, Cape Town. His Eminence Archbishop … Continue reading
In today’s Gospel we hear Saint Matthew’s account of how Jesus Christ healed a paralytic man. When this man was brought to Him, He scandalized the scribes by telling him that His sins were forgiven. Showing that He knew their … Continue reading
Today, on Easter Sunday, we celebrate the great event of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ and His victory over the powers of death. “Christ is risen, and the demons are fallen! Christ is risen, and the angels rejoice! Christ is … Continue reading
On Sunday, 17 April, the Sunday of Saint Mary of Egypt, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios visited the Chapel of Saint Mary of Egypt at Bedehuis Bethanië near Robertson, where he officiated at the Divine Liturgy for the Sunday of Saint … Continue reading
Service of the Great Vespers with the 2nd Stanza of the Salutations to the all-holy mother of God – Church of the Dormition of the mother of God, Welkom On Friday 25 March His Eminence oArchbishop Sergios Metropolitan Bishop 0f … Continue reading
Today as we continue our preparation for Great Lent we hear Jesus Christ’s challenging words about the last judgment. We are told how, on the final day, He will separate the sheep from the goats, the sheep being those who … Continue reading
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
Feast Day celebrations of St Sergios and St Bacchus and St Sergius of Radonzeh — Metropolitan Church of Saints Raphael, Nicholas and Irene, Cape Town.
The Vespers Service for the Feast Day of Saint Sergios and Saint Baccus and Saint Sergius of Radonzeh was held on Tuesday 6 October, a truly blissful Spring evening in Cape Town. His Eminence Archbishop Sergios officiated at the service, … Continue reading
Today we hear Saint Matthew’s account of the rich young man who comes to Christ, asking what he must do to possess eternal life. Not content with being told to keep the commandments, he asks what more he must do. … Continue reading
On Sunday 2 August, His Eminence Archbishop Sergios,Metropolitan of Good Hope officiated at the Service of the Holy Eucharist together with Father Nikolaos Giamouridis and deacon Father Michael Simos, at the Cathedral of Saint George in Cape Town. The Service … Continue reading