|Kontakion of the Cross, Tone 4
O Christ our God, you willingly accepted to be lifted on the Cross,
Giving your mercies to the new nation named after you;
Giving joy to Orthodox faithful.
And with your power you gave them victory over enemies.
~ May they have as an ally your Cross the invincible trophy,
the weapon of peace.
For the week through to Sunday 7 January (civil)
(25 December in the Church Calendar)
Services are at usual times this weekend.
Saturday 6 January
4:30pm Great Hours of Nativity
Sunday 7 January – Nativity of Our Lord
8:30am Festal Matins, 1st Hour, Divine Liturgy
followed by light refreshments in the trapeza.
All services are held at our temporary home
Croxton Uniting Church
326 St. Georges Road, Thornbury
(Corner of Shaftesbury Parade)
This is next to the St Georges Motor Inn. There is plenty of free kerb-side car parking on St Georges Road and Shaftesbury Parade. Our services are in the timber hall facing onto Shaftesbury Parade, to the the rear of the brick Uniting Church building. Look for ‘dance hall’ signage. Melway 30E5.
Yarra Trams Route 11, Stop 32 Normanby Avenue, is adjacent. If travelling outbound, cross St Georges Road, walk 100m toward the city on the inbound side, and turn left at the corner of Shaftesbury Parade. You’ve arrived.