Congratulations to Sub Deacon Antony (Robin Westwood) - Printable Version
+- The British Orthodox Church - Fellowship Forum (http://britishorthodox.org/forum)
+-- Forum: News & Events (/forumdisplay.php?fid=10)
+--- Forum: News and Events (/forumdisplay.php?fid=9)
+--- Thread: Congratulations to Sub Deacon Antony (Robin Westwood) (/showthread.php?tid=249)
Congratulations to Sub Deacon Antony (Robin Westwood) - Robert McBride - 01-06-2008 12:26 PM
I was honoured to be invited and attend Sub Deanon Antony's first Celebration of The Divine Liturgy, celebrated by Abba Seraphim, at SS Philip & James, Cheltenham, on Saturday 31st May.
The service was surprisingly well attended, considering this being the first such event, with about 14 or so congregants.
It was a beautifully sunny day and an equally beautiful celebration of the ancient Rite which I found spiritually uplifting.
Thanks to Sub Deacon Antony and good luck for his Midlands Mission work.
Fr. Robert (Kettering)
- Robin Westwood - 01-06-2008 02:49 PM
Dear Father Robert,
Thank you very much for your kind message and once again thank you for attending yesterday.
I hope that this can be the start of a regular Fellowship mission here and I am hoping to expand this mission further in the future in the Midlands area, which at present lacks Orthodoxy in the British tradition.
God Bless You.