November 2017

Archdiocesan Conference The Conference next year will be from the afternoon of Monday 28th May, commencing at 3-00 p.m. for registration, and concluding with Lunch on Wednesday 30th May.  The theme is “Nurturing the Parish Community. The Conference is open to all,...

October 2017

“There is a prophecy attributed to St Arsenios of Cappadocia (1840-1924), stating that the Orthodox Church in the British Isles will begin to grow again only when the Orthodox there once more venerate their own saints.  In obedience to St Arsenios, let us make sure...

September 2017

The Orthodox New Year Greetings to all who may read this at the beginning of the Orthodox New Year, which falls on September 1st. In England, and possibly in other countries the New Year is a time for making New Year resolutions, but in England it is said that most of...

July 2017

The End of Orthodox Britain (1054/ 1066) In previous months we have seen how Orthodoxy may have come to Britain, possibly in the 1st Century, although there are no surviving written records.  We saw briefly how support for the Church fluctuated during different...

August 2017

The Five Churches Fete. 2017 The Fete this year will be held on August 28th in the grounds of Athelhampton House ouseHouse St Edward’s is one of the Five, and our church will be open during the day between 12.00 and 4.00, when we normally expect a good number of...