The Wedding at Cana

The Wedding at Cana

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. It was with very great pleasure that I received the kind invitation of your vicar, and my brother in Christ, Simon Stevenette, to speak this morning at your celebration of the Eucharist. My name is Peter Farrington, and I […]

Video Evening at Swindon

Video Evening at Swindon

An Orthodox video evening will be taking place at St Mary’s Church, Commonweal Road, Swindon on Wednesday, 21st October at 6:30 pm. We will be watching a video called The Last Anchorite, and sharing food and fellowship as we enjoy a professionally produced presentation on this interesting and useful spiritual topic. It allows the well […]

Meeting with Dean of Swindon

Meeting with Dean of Swindon

On Wednesday, 23rd September, Father Peter Farrington drove over to Swindon to meet with the Anglican Dean of Swindon, the Revd. Simon Stevenette. The Dean is a wonderful and warm-hearted Christian minister, and it is always a blessing to share time with him. This meeting was to bring Revd. Simon up to date with developments […]

Orthodox Video Evening in Swindon

Orthodox Video Evening in Swindon

On Wednesday, 16th September, Father Peter Farrington met with a group of enquirers in St Mary’s Church, Commonweal Road, Swindon, to watch together the BBC video, Extreme Pilgrim – Ascetic Christianity. This is an interesting account of the three weeks spent by an Anglican priest in a cave above the monastery of St Anthony in […]

Orthodox Video Evening in Swindon – Wednesday, 16th September

Orthodox Video Evening in Swindon – Wednesday, 16th September

The Coptic Orthodox Community of St Martin, worshipping at St Mary’s Church, Commonweal Road, Swindon is showing the BBC documentary Extreme Pilgrim – Ascetic Christianity on Wednesday, 16th September at St Mary’s Church starting at about 6:30 pm. The evening will begin with a short period of Orthodox Prayer, and then the video will be […]