Category Archive: Religion

The Hermitage, Girne : After Christmas Soirée

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By Margaret Sheard ….. We were delighted to be invited by Rev’d Wendy Hough, the Chaplain of St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia, to a get-together at the Hermitage on Friday 6th January. The Christmas… Continue reading

News from St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia 27-12-12

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The traditional service of Nine Lessons and Carols for Christmas took place in St. Andrew’s on Wednesday 21st December. In spite of the atrocious weather conditions (heavy rain and strong winds) the congregation,… Continue reading

Seamen’s Mission Cyprus Christmas Boxes

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By Margaret Sheard……. During a recent wardrobe clearout I ended up with 5 empty shoe boxes and although I had seen a Facebook request for these items I couldn’t remember which charity was… Continue reading

Magazine of the Anglican Church of St Andrew Kyrenia – December 2016

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St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Nativity Service on Christmas Eve

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By Margaret Sheard……. This is a busy time of the year for St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia and the children have not been forgotten with a Nativity Service with a difference this year.   Maybe… Continue reading

News from St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia December 2016

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Nine Lessons and Carols at St. Andrew’s The traditional service of Nine Lessons  and Carols for Christmas in St. Andrew’s, Kyrenia, will take place on Wednesday 21st December The service will begin at… Continue reading

St Andrews Church News of Bishop and Mrs Lewis visit

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On 16th October 2016 Bishop Michael and Mrs. Lewis visited St. Andrew’s where the Bishop preached and celebrated Holy Communion.

Remembrance Sunday in North Cyprus 13th November 2016

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By Margaret Sheard…… Sunday 13th November was bright and sunny and on arriving at the Old British Cemetery in Girne (Kyrenia) there was a very large crowd of people who had come along… Continue reading

Remembrance Sunday at The Old British Cemetery, Kyrenia

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By Margaret Sheard…… The non-time change in North Cyprus has probably confused a lot of us and just to be sure everyone is aware of the timing for the Remembrance Service at The… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church – Thanksgiving Service in November

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By Margaret Sheard….. St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia  are holding a Thanksgiving Service on Wednesday 2nd November at 7pm,  for those whom we love but see no longer. To give them into God’s safe keeping.… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia, Harvest Festival review

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The Harvest Festival Service began at St Andrew’s Church in Kyrenia, on Sunday 25th September as the glorious sunshine streamed through the windows onto a packed congregation. In fact, the overflow facility in… Continue reading

BARNABAS, The Musical by Roger Jones is coming to Kyrenia

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By Carol Blackwell-Gibbs…….. Northern Cyprus press officer……. Monday evenings at St Andrew’s church hall have become very special thanks to a wonderful group of singers who have tackled the ‘Barnabas’ musical numbers with… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Diary for June

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We have received the diary for St Andrew’s Church events for the month of June and also an event at the beginning of July so those people who are interested in the Church… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Girne – Forthcoming events

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We have received information from St Andrew’s Church, Girne of their forthcoming events in May and June  and would like to share this with our readers.  There is plenty going on and everyone is… Continue reading

Barnabas – The musical, tells the story of Saul and Barnabas (Acts 13)

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By Carol Blackwell Gibbs…… Readers will remember the musical production of Two Sisters and A Funeral a few years ago. The Reverend Simon Holloway who was Chaplain in Ayia Napa at the time,… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Special children’s Easter service

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   By Margaret Sheard….. Easter is here and although this is a time when we all indulge in Easter eggs and fun, we should not forget that this is a religious festival which… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Revd. Wendy Hough interview

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St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia An interview with Revd. Wendy Hough By Margaret Sheard….. This was not an interview by cyprusscene, it was by Chris Krzentz who hails from Chicago, Illinois and as I… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Children’s Christmas Service

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St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia Children’s Service By Margaret Sheard…. Christmas is about children and what nicer than a special service for children and young families.   St Andrew’s Church in Kyrenia will be holding a Children’s… Continue reading