Bishop's Message

Once more we stand at the threshold of that Blessed Season which is the Great and Holy Lent. This year the Fast will begin on Monday, 15th February. This day, the seventh Monday before Pascha is traditionally known as Clean or Pure Monday, Καθαρά Δευτέρα. Our kitchens should be clean of all non-fasting foods and their derivatives. 



  • Loving as Christ loves
  • Serving as Christ serves
  • Sacrifice as Christ sacrificed


In the spirit of building community in the light of Christ we will:

  • Pray and celebrate our relationship with God in ways that enhance the spiritual growth of our diverse

What's on?

Melkite Lebanon Appeal - We are very grateful to those who started by offering their own 'mite of the widow'.  You can contribute towards helping Lebanon by choosing one of the two options listed:

1.  Via the Website -

  • Select:  Donate Button
  • Select:  Melkite Lebanon Appeal
  • Follow the prompts to complete the transactions

2.  Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)

BSB:      062-784
A/C:      10960302
Name:  Melkite Catholic Eparchy Aust Offering Account
Ref:       Lebanon Appeal