|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.
Concerning recent difficulties some are having with the weekly Propers (variables) email from Holy Cross: see separate post here.
For the week through to Sunday 28 January (civil)
(15 January in the Church Calendar)
Saturday 27 January
4:30pm Great Vespers, Compline
Sunday 28 January
8:30am Midnight Office, 6th Hour, Divine Liturgy (Bp Photios serving)
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.