Due to a deep clean taking place at Wellington church this week, there will be no access to the building. We will therefore not be able to celebrate Liturgy on Thursday 17th and Saturday 19th August. Our next Liturgy will be on Tuesday 22nd August. We hope to see you then!
Dear all! This Thursday 13th July, we will celebrate the Synaxis of the Archangel Gabriel, our patron, at 10.00 am. As always, there will be tea, coffee and nibbles afterwards, so come and celebrate this special day with us. Please use the main entrance on Southpark Avenue as the Crypt side door will remain closed […]
Dear all! Extensive works are being carried out in Wellington Church and as a result the car park is closed for parking and our side entrance for St Gabriel’s chapel is closed for now. While this work is continuing we will take the opportunity to repaint the floor in the chapel and to take delivery […]
Christ is Risen! Dear Friends, Brothers and Sisters in Christ, following the Paschal celebration on Saturday night, there will be a short break in services at St Gabriel’s in Glasgow. We will notify you via the site, facebook and newsletter as soon as we can confirm when the Liturgies and prayers will begin again. In […]
Dear Friends we hope that you will find the following post by our parishioner Katherine Sanders of interest and have asked her to share it here. Fr A.McB. “One thing that often sounds ‘different’ to Christians from some other traditions is the Orthodox practice of having a ‘spiritual father’ or indeed mother. This is a […]
As we already have seen, the Eucharistic Divine Liturgy is not celebrated in the Orthodox Church on Lenten weekdays. In order for the faithful to sustain their Lenten effort by participation in Holy Communion, the Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts is served. The service is an ancient one in the Orthodox Church. We officially hear […]
The season of Great Lent is the time of preparation for the feast of the Resurrection of Christ. It is the living symbol of man’s entire life which is to be fulfilled in his own resurrection from the dead with Christ. It is a time of renewed devotion: of prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. It is […]
Dear all, On Tuesday 21st February, we will not be able to celebrate Divine Liturgy because Fr Augustine has to attend meetings. Our Liturgy on Thursday 23rd February will take place at 10.30 as usual. We hope to see you!
MEMORIAL SATURDAYS Our Church calendar provides many occasions when we are asked to face up to the fact of death. Good Friday is one such occasion. So is Easter. Sunday is another. Every Sunday is a “little Easter” celebrating Christ’s victory over death. On our Church calendar, every year there are special Memorial Saturdays or […]
Just to confirm there will be a Liturgy tomorrow on Saturday 11th at 10:30am, followed by a small meal and coffee or tea. All are most welcome.