Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church - Church & Community Life http://stnicholaswallsend.org.au/ 60 A fundraising dinner to benefit the Presentation Sisterhood in Bungarby, NSW http://stnicholaswallsend.org.au/news_180412_3.html Sun, 08 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <p style="text-align: justify; line-height: 150%; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><span style="font-size: 13px; font-family: 'trebuchet ms', geneva;">At 5.00pm on Sunday 20 May 2018 a fundraising dinner will be held in the church hall at Saints Peter and Paul Russian Orthodox Cathedral, 3 Vernon Street, Strathfield, to assist the Presentation Sisterhood&nbsp;in Bungarby, NSW, a monastic community of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia.&nbsp; A French-themed dinner will be served, and during the evening well-known Serbian Orthodox priest Father Rade Radan will give a talk entitled 'Serpents and Doves'.&nbsp; Child-minding will be available.&nbsp; Tickets are $50.00 for adults, $40.00 for pensioners, and $15.00 for children aged 15 and younger.&nbsp; Seating will be at tables of 8.&nbsp; More information is available&nbsp;at <a href="https://cabrapokrov.org/fundraising-for-monasteries">https://cabrapokrov.org/fundraising-for-monasteries</a>.</span></p> Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church http://stnicholaswallsend.org.au/news_180412_3.html “Heart of Gold” 2018 – A concert to benefit orphaned and abandoned children and the needy in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine http://stnicholaswallsend.org.au/news_180412_2.html Sun, 08 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <p style="line-height: 150%; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: 13px; font-family: 'trebuchet ms', geneva;">On Sunday 29 April 2018 at 2.00pm at the Russian Club, 7 Albert Road, Strathfield, Orthodox Action Sydney will present its seventeenth charity concert, &ldquo;Heart of Gold&rdquo; 2018.&nbsp; The program will feature a mixture of classical music, Russian folklore, humour, and dancing.&nbsp; All funds raised will benefit orphaned and abandoned children and the needy in Russia, Belarus and Ukraine.&nbsp; Tickets are $30.00 for adults, $25.00 for pensioners and students, and $10.00 for children 5-10 years of age.&nbsp; More information can be obtained by contacting Vera on 9747-3109 or Natasha on 9730-2367.</span></p> Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church http://stnicholaswallsend.org.au/news_180412_2.html Saints Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Institute inaugural free lecture series http://stnicholaswallsend.org.au/news_180412_1.html Sun, 08 Apr 2018 00:00:00 -0400 <div><img border="0" hspace="5" vspace="0" align="left" src="https://stnicholaswallsend.org.au/display_image.php?ext=JPG&relativeimage=images/news/2018/SCMOI.JPG&archive=0&final_h=102&final_w=100&percent=100"><p style="line-height: 150%; margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; text-align: justify;"><span style="font-size: 13px; font-family: 'trebuchet ms', geneva;"><a href="https://www.scmoi.edu.au/">Saints Cyril and Methodius Orthodox Institute</a> (SCMOI) is the newly-established theological and higher learning institute of the Australian-New Zealand Diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia.&nbsp; It provides undergraduate and postgraduate award courses by arrangement with the Adelaide College of Divinity and the Uniting College for Leadership and Theology.&nbsp; SCMOI is offering a free online lecture series on "Sexuality, Homosexuality and the Bible" beginning on Thursday 19 April 2018.&nbsp; Online registration is available here:&nbsp;<a href="https://www.scmoi.edu.au/free-lecture-series">https://www.scmoi.edu.au/free-lecture-series</a>.</span></p></div> Saint Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church http://stnicholaswallsend.org.au/news_180412_1.html