Dear all! On Thursday 9th August, Fr Augustine, Br Basil and Abbot Symeon are going on a retreat to the monastery of St John the Baptist in Essex, so our next Liturgy will take place on the 15th August when we will commemorate the Dormition of our Lady, one of the Great Feasts of the […]
We will celebrate Liturgy on Saturday 16th June at 10.00 am for St Tikhon, the Bishop of Amathus in Cyprus. There will be refreshments and some food afterwards. “God called you to the sacred priesthood as a worthy servant of the Holy Trinity. You shone forth with the grace of godliness strengthening the Church by […]
There will not be Liturgy in the chapel tomorrow, Thursday 14th June, because Fr Augustine has to attend a meeting.
Dear all! This Tuesday 12th June, we will have Morning Prayer in the chapel at 10.00 am, followed by a light breakfast. Please come if you’re able. Look forward to seeing you!
My Fear of the Sound of an Axe Celtic monks left the forest standing at the sites of their monasteries rather than cut them. Adomnan, Columba’s biographer, tells the story of how the Irish King Aedh gave a plot of land in Doire to Columba: And he [Columba] had so great a love for Doire, […]
The Liturgy scheduled for this Sunday, 10th June, has been cancelled due to the race taking place in the city. Many roads will be closed and access to the church will be limited. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. We look forward to seeing you all again during the week.
We will celebrate Divine Liturgy on Saturday 9th June at 10.00 am, for the feast of st Columba, the Enlightener of Scotland. “By your God-inspired life, you embodied both the mission and the dispersion of the Church, most glorious Father Columba. Using your repentance and voluntary exile, Christ our God raised you up as a […]
Christ is Risen! Fr Augustine is away at meetings and we will therefore not be able to celebrate Divine Liturgy tomorrow, Tuesday 17th of April. Our next Liturgy will take place on Thursday 19th at 10.00 am. There will be tea and coffee afterwards. We look forward to seeing you! Meantime, we wanted to share […]
Service List for Holy Week and Pascha 2018. NB: Note that some services will be at the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of St Luke on Dundonald Road. Date Time Service, Location Name Saturday 31 March 2018 10:00am Divine Liturgy, Arch. Gabriel Raising of Lazarus Saturday 31 March 2018 18:30 Vespers, St Luke’s Cathedral Palm Sunday Sunday […]
Tomorrow (Sunday 11th) the approach of Lent draws nearer. Here is Saint John Chrysostom on the benefits of Fasting. 7. Let us not then despair of our safety, but let us pray; let us make invocation; let us supplicate; let us go on embassy to the King that is above with many tears! We have this […]