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ACEYAS’ annual Walkathon is back!

This year the Walkathon will take place on Sunday 21 June 2015. The walk will start and end at St Hurmizd’s Cathedral, and will be officially be opened by HB Mar Meelis Zaia AM Metropolitan among reverend priests and deacons.

Registrations require a $10 fee (which will cover costs for shirts). You can register and pay with a youth committee member during Sunday night bible studies, or online via the following links:

Register: walkathon.syd.aceya.org/register
Download sponsorship form: walkathon.syd.aceya.org/form
Pay registration fee: walkathon.syd.aceya.org/pay
General donations: walkathon.syd.aceya.org/donate

We pray you have a blessed day.

God bless,
ACEYA • Sydney

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Walkathon 2015

ACEYAS’ annual Walkathon is back!

This year the Walkathon will take place on Sunday 21 June 2015. The walk will start and end at St Hurmizd’s Cathedral, and will be officially be opened by HB Mar Meelis Zaia AM Metropolitan among reverend priests and deacons.

Registrations require a $10 fee (which will cover costs for shirts). You can register and pay with a youth committee member during Sunday night bible studies, or online via the following links:

Register: walkathon.syd.aceya.org/register
Download sponsorship form: walkathon.syd.aceya.org/form
Pay registration fee: walkathon.syd.aceya.org/pay
General donations: walkathon.syd.aceya.org/donate

We pray you have a blessed day.

God bless,
ACEYA • Sydney

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Week of Prayer for Christian Unity: service on 18th May 2015

This year the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be in solidarity with the Eastern Churches of the Council.

Over the last year, the persecution against Christians in the Middle East has been severe.

This year Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be held at the Assyrian Church of the East, as announced on the attached poster.

Theme for 2015:
Jesus said to her: “Give me to drink” (John 4:7)

Date: Monday 18th May 2015
Venue: St. Hurmizd Cathedral, Assyrian Church of the East
Address: 7-9 Greenfield Rd, Greenfield Park, NSW 2167, Australia
Time: 7.30-8.30pm followed by refreshments

Please come! Share with your friends, church and community! Don’t come alone, bring a friend with you!

Please use the attached poster to promote this service.

Hopefully, we will see you on the night!

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Passion Week 2015 – Service Times

Friday of Sorrow

Prayers for the Deceased

Pinegrove Memorial Park (8:30am) o Kingston Street Minchinbury NSW 2770

Rookwood Cemetery (10am) o Hawthorne Avenue Rookwood NSW 2141

 

The Passion of the Christ Screening (6:30pm) – Event Cinemas Liverpool o Tickets: syd.aceya.org/passion

Service Times

St Hurmizd’s Cathedral

7-9 Greenfield Road Greenfield Park NSW 2176

 

Monday of the Week of Weeks: Holy Raza (5:30pm)

Tuesday of the Week of Weeks: Holy Raza (5:30pm)

Wednesday of the Week of Weeks: Holy Raza (5:30pm)

Passover Thursday: Holy Raza and Washing of Feet (6pm)

Friday of Sorrow: Prayers (1pm)

Saturday of Light: Prayers (5pm) and Holy Raza (9pm)

Sunday of the Resurrection: Holy Raza (8am)

Monday of the Robber: Holy Raza (8am)

 

St Mary’s Church

94 Polding Street Smithfield NSW 2164

 

Passover Thursday: Holy Raza (8:30am) and Prayers and Washing of Feet (7pm)

Friday of Sorrow: Prayers (4pm)

Saturday of Light: Prayers (4:30pm) and Holy Raza (9pm)

Sunday of the Resurrection: Holy Raza (8am)

Monday of the Robber: Holy Raza (8am)

 

Sts Peter and Paul’s Church (English)

32-40 Kosovich Place Cecil Park NSW 2178

 

Passover Thursday: Prayers and Washing of Feet (8pm)

Friday of Sorrow: Prayers (4pm)

Saturday of Light: Prayers (7pm) and Holy Raza (9pm)

Sunday of the Resurrection: Holy Raza (8:30am)

Monday of the Robber: Holy Raza (8:30am)

 

St George’s Church

310 Bunnerong Road Matraville NSW 2036

 

Passover Thursday: Prayers and Washing of Feet (7pm)

Friday of Sorrow: Prayers (4pm)

Saturday of Light: Prayers (7pm) and Holy Raza (9pm)

Monday of the Robber: Holy Raza (9am)

 

Sts Peter and Paul’s Parish (Arabic)

94 Polding Street Smithfield NSW 2164

 

Monday of the Week of Weeks: Holy Raza (5pm)

Tuesday of the Week of Weeks: Holy Raza (5pm)

Wednesday of the Week of Weeks: Holy Raza (5pm)

Friday of Sorrow: Prayers (5pm)

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Rejoice Resurrection Festival Raffle Draw

ACEYA is holding a raffle draw at this year’s Rejoice Resurrection Festival (Easter Monday). First prize is a trip for one to Greece and Israel (September 2015). Tickets will be available at all parishes every Sunday (starting from this Sunday). For more info, please contact ACEYA on 04 888 YOUTH (96884).

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Commemoration of Mar Zaia, Penrose Park

Dear beloved, please note that the Holy Offering (Raza Qadisha) for the commemoration of Mar

Zaia will take place at Mar Zaia and Mar Tawar’s Chapel (120 Hanging Rock Road, Penrose Park) on Sunday 11 January 2015. Buses will depart the Assyrian Social Centre at 7:30am. Raza Qadisha will commence at 9:30am. Dukhrana (harisa) will be provided after Raza.

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ACERO Benefit Dinner

ACERO Australia invites you to attend their Benefit Dinner to be held on Sunday the 1st February at Edessa Reception Hall.

The inaugural function has two aims; firstly, to raise funds for the displaced families in the Middle East, and secondly to inform the community of a special announcement affecting ACERO here in Australia.

Tickets will be available for purchase every Sunday outside the Church hall from the ACERO committee members.

We pray this night is fruitful in every direction, with your help it will be.

Thank you and God bless you always.

A Faithful Brother In Need

Sons and daughters of our Holy Church and Assyrian Nation: As we speak, we have a man of our parish who is in need of a kidney transplant.

If you can, please see Mrs Jwan Orahim at St Hurmizd’s Cathedral to note your name down, or simply call 9728 7380 if wish to help.

We beseech you to please keep our brother in solemn prayer so that he may have his physical health restored.