Metropolitan Church of Saints Raphael, Nicholas & Irene
Church Entrance: 14 Balintore Road, Rondebosch
Services for December 2018
Saturday 1st @ 9 am
Divine Liturgy in Afrikaans,
officiated by Archimandrite Fr Zacharias Van Wyk
officiated by Fr Danil Logovoy
Details of the services at the Cathedral of Saint George in Cape Town for November 2018 are available here.
Details of the services at the Church of the Dormition of the Mother of God in Port Elizabeth for August 2018 are available here
Details of the services at the Church of Saint George in East London
Details of the services at the Church of the Holy Trinity and Church of Saints Nicholas, Andrew and Gerasimos in Durban
Details of the services at the Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel (Taxiarches) in George
Visit the Digital Chant Stand to find the texts (in English and Greek) for the Church’s services.
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Recent blog posts
- His Holiness Irinej Bulović Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church visits Cape Town on OXI Day 2018
- St Mamma’s Day at the Metropolis of Good Hope-Cape Town, South Africa, Sunday 2 September 2018.
- Feast Day celebrations of Saints Cyril and Methodius – May 2018
- Celebrations in George – Church of the Holy Archangels, George, Southern Cape
- Service of the Veneration of the Cross – Church of St Mary of Egypt, Monastery of St John the Baptist, Robertson, Western Cape
- The Christmas Karavaki 2017 – Metropolis of Good Hope (Cape Town)
- St Mamas Annual Pets Blessing Day 2017 – Metropolis of Good Hope, Cape Town
- Feast Day celebrations of Saints Cyril and Methodius — Orthodox Centre, Cape Town.
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Saint Mamas annual blessing of the pets, Sunday 2 September 2018. With a woof woof here, and a neigh neigh there, and children, pets and ponies everywhere, we celebrated our ninth annual St Mamas Pets’ Blessing Day on Sunday 2 … Continue reading
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