Panaghia Despina Festival, Virginia

Event Name Panaghia Despina Festival, Virginia
Start Date 24th Sep 2017 9:00am
End Date 24th Sep 2017 6:00pm
Duration 9 hours
Description

Celebrations for the religious event of the Birth of Virgin Mary held at the family owned chapel of Panaghia Despina located at the late John Kapiris’s farming premises in Virginia.

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Great Vesper and the Five Loaves ceremony conducted by His Eminence Bishop Chrysostom of the Autocephalic Greek Orthodox Church of America and Australia  from 6.00pm to 7.00pm.

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Great Divine Liturgy, Procession of the Holy Icon , the Five Loaves ceremony and  Sermon conducted by His Eminence Bishop Chrysostom of the Autocephalic Greek Orthodox Church of America and Australia from 9.00am. to 11.45am  with the participation of the Community’s clergy.

  • Great entertainment
  • Traditional folkloric music
  • Dance groups
  • Charcoal grills and delicious foods
  • traditional Chian kritharaki with meat
  • Honey puffs and sweets

Buses to and from the chapel will be available for those who have no means of travel.

For more information, please call us on 8231 4307 or ask the ladies from the Women’s Fellowships.

Where: Port Wakefield Road, Virginia