Sep 15, 2020
ST. CATHERINE'S COMMEMORATIVE EVENTS FOR THE 98th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ASIA MINOR CATASTROPHE 1922
SUNDAY 20th of SEPTEMBER 7a.m till 10.30 a.m
Matins- Divine Liturgy & Mnymosino (Memorial Service) for all those who tragically lost their lives during this traumatic event.
The Icon of the Holy Hierarchs- ΙΕΡΟΜΑΡΤΥΡΕΣ- who sacrificed themselves during this tragedy - St. Chrysostom of Smyrna and others- will be presented on the day.
SUNDAY 20th of SEPTEMBER 5 p.m
St. Catherine's in conjunction with the Hellenic Lyceum have organised a presentation to be given by Professor Vrasidas Karalis, Head of the M.Greek and Byzantine Studies Department, Sydney University. The title of the presentation: "The Traumatic Consequences of the Asia Minor Catastrophe on the Modern Greek Nation". His Eminence Archbishop Makarios and the Greek Consul General, Mr Christos Karras, will be present for the event.
The choir of Mr Dimitris Koumbaroulis will be presenting a small musical program at the end of the talk.
This event is FULLY BOOKED. We are trying our best to have the event live streamed.