Church & Orthodoxy


Bishop Emilianos of Meloa resigns from the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia

Bishop Emilianos of Meloa resigned from the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia citing controversial reasons in letter.

Australia’s oldest Greek Orthodox church reopens after major renovations

The Church of Aghia Triada in Surry Hills - the oldest Greek Orthodox church in Australia - has reopened after extensive restoration.

Greek community raises $85,000 for St Elesa Food Initiative in Kogarah

More than $85,000 was raised for the St Elesa Food Initiative during a Fundraising Dinner which took place on Friday, May 10.

Hellenic Orthodox Community of Parramatta receives close to $250,000 for upgrades

The Hellenic Orthodox Community of Parramatta and Districts has received a government grant of $243,500 for a security upgrade.

St Stephanos church receives Panagia Soumela icon from Pontian Society of Sydney

The Pontian Society of Sydney presented a sacred icon of Panagia Soumela to St Stephanos Greek Orthodox Church.


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2035: The end of the Greek community of Australia as we know it (Part One)

Thirty years ago, in research and publications, I argued that after 2035, the communities of Greeks in Australia will have completed their first cycle.

The Pharos Alliance: Greek belongs in Victoria

Melbourne is a city about which we have all heard innumerable politicians praise as a contemporary jewel of Greek culture.   

Can Islamocentric Turkey find its European footing?

After twenty years of rule and having tasted for the first time the heavy defeat in the elections, the Turkish President resorted to neo-Ottomanism.


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