Dear Parishioners,
Hope you are well and God bless for 2020.
Attached is the program for February.

PLEASE NOTE THE STATE YOUTH CONFERENCE ON SATURDAY 29 FEBRUARY 7.30 AM TO 6 PM AT SAINT EUPHEMIA BANKSTOWN. IT IS FREE! 
We want many to go from the Parish. Register at www.cycnsw.org.au

Open to late Teens onwards.

Also please note the following:

GREEK SCHOOL
Lessons have started at the Church Hall Gymea (Tuesday and Wednesday), Tharawal Primary - Illawong (Monday) and Newington - Stanmore (Thursday). If there are any late enrolments please contact Fr Constantine ASAP.
GREEK DANCING
Lessons have started on Tuesday at Gymea for beginners and Wednesday at Sylvania Heights Primary for all ages. Enquiries: Maria Karabelas on 0431152159.
TEENAGE YOUTH GROUP
Every 2nd Saturday afternoon - starts 8th Febuary at 4pm in the Hall. See attached flyer.



PLAYGROUP
Every Thursday (except School Holidays) and starts 13th of February at 10am in the Hall.
ADULT FELLOWSHIP
Starts 19th February at 7.30pm in the Hall. Enquiries: John Varipatis 0468344592.



ADULT GREEK LESSONS
Every Tuesday 630-830pm in the Church Office.
SUNDAY SCHOOL
Every Sunday and starts beginning of March.
BYZANTINE MUSIC LESSONS
Every Friday for different levels from 530pm at the Church Office, starting 7th of February.
SCRIPTURE TEACHERS NEEDED
The teaching of Special Religious Education (SRE) or Scripture is a great mission of our Church in Public Schools. If you would like to help please let Fr Constantine know.
LAW TERM
For all those involved in the legal profession or affiliated we have a Law term Service at the Archdiocese, 242 Cleveland St Redfern on Tuesday 11th of February at 6.30pm with His Eminence Archbishop Makarios.

May God bless you all for 2020,
Fr Constantine and Parish of St Stylianos.


Encyclical from His Eminence Archbishop Makarios in Greek or English.

Direct link to the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia Facebook post where you can make a donation through Paypal or by bank transfer.

State Emergency Service
The NSW SES is a volunteer-based organisation that is available 24/7 to help communities in response to floods, storms and tsunamis. 
This can include providing on-the-ground support, assisting in operational support roles or raising community awareness through education programs, there is a role to suit everyone!  
NSW SES also assists other emergency services when they are performing major operations. These services include the NSW Police Force, the NSW Rural Fire ServiceFire and Rescue NSW and  the Ambulance Service of NSW.

Would you like to know more about the NSW SES or have you thought about becoming a volunteer? Check out their website: www.ses.nsw.gov.au or www.ses.nsw.gov.au/get-involved/volunteer/

 

Saint Stylianos Website

Activities of the Parish

  • Sunday School
  • Greek School
  • Teenage Fellowship
  • Adult Fellowship
  • OMAΔA HLIKIΩMENΩN
  • Byzantine Music Lessons
  • Play Group

Missionary Work

St Stylianos Parish now supports principally the Mission, Theological College and University in the Congo, Africa.

Articles on Missionary Work supported by St Stylianos Parish and on Missionary Work  supported by the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia by Father Constantine.

Links


NEW SCRIPTURE TEACHERS

If you would like to help in the teaching of the Gospel and our Church Tradition to our children, please contact us to become a Scripture teacher. We have a Basic Accreditation Course organised at Marrickville Parish for newcomers into this blessed task. Please register with Fr Constantine ph 0418511212.

Services for the Aged provided by the Greek Welfare Centre

GWC Community Services provides Aged Care Services in the regions of Sydney, Illawarra and Hunter. Free Call for all Aged Care Enquiries 1800 77 66 42. Further information available in both Greek and English


Theological College
We are privileged in Sydney to have the Theological College here in Sydney. We wish to encourage young people to study Theology to become Priests and Teachers. We have a real mission here not to be caught up in materialism, Technology and Syncretism in today’s society. Dedication to God and to service to our fellow human beings breaks these barriers.

To find out about subscribing to the college's journal (Phronema) and also the latest upcoming events, particularly in terms of attending guest lectures, courses and symposia, please visit the St Andrews Theological College website.

Services for the Aged provided by the Greek Welfare Centre
GWC Community Services provides Aged Care Services in the regions of Sydney, Illawarra and Hunter. Free Call for all Aged Care Enquiries 1800 77 66 42. Further information available in both Greek and English

New Scripture Teachers
If you would like to help in the teaching of the Gospel and our Church Tradition to our children, please contact us to become a Scripture teacher. We have a Basic Accreditation Course organised at Marrickville Parish for newcomers into this blessed task. Please register with Fr Constantine ph 0418511212.

Theological College
We are privileged in Sydney to have the Theological College here in Sydney. We wish to encourage young people to study Theology to become Priests and Teachers. We have a real mission here not to be caught up in materialism, Technology and Syncretism in today’s society. Dedication to God and to service to our fellow human beings breaks these barriers.

To find out about subscribing to the college's journal (Phronema) and also the latest upcoming events, particularly in terms of attending guest lectures, courses and symposia, please visit the St Andrews Theological College website.


 

Car Parking
Car Parking and New Yellow Lines on Hotham Rd Please be careful not to park on the new yellow lines on Hotham Rd as they represent a "No Stopping Zone" and carry the same heavy ($) penalties.

Parishioners are also requested to be mindful of neighbours, and respectful of nature strips when parking in and around the church grounds. Those vehicles that are illegally parked will be fined by the local council.