Category Archive: Religion

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Mothering Sunday

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By Margaret Sheard ….. St Andrew’s Church in Kyrenia will be holding a Mothering Sunday service on Sunday 26th March at 10.30am.   The Revd. Wendy Hough has asked us to share the following… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Launch of Scene@StAndrewsKyrenia

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At the Morning Eucharist on Sunday 19th March 2017, the Chaplain, the Revd Wendy Hough, launched Scene@StAndrewsKyrenia, a publication outlining the work and mission of St. Andrew’s over the recent past. Quoting from… Continue reading

Joint Statement of the Religious Leaders of Cyprus on International Women’s Day : St Andrews

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News from St Andrews Church, Kyrenia…….. Reading the newsletter from St Andrews Church, Kyrenia, it was good to note that on International Women’s Day, March 8th 2017, the Rev. Wendy Hough was honoured to… Continue reading

Sing-along of Handel’s Messiah at St Paul’s Anglican cathedral, Nicosia

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Mail from Carol Blackwell Gibbs…….. “Good morning Chris, I have received an invitation as under  from the Dean of St Paul’s Anglican cathedral, Nicosia, Jeremy Crocker, which I would like to share with… Continue reading

Women’s World Day of Prayer celebrated in St. Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia

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St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia, 3rd March 2017 It has been the tradition at St Andrew’s Kyrenia for many years that we join together with women around the world to pray together on the… Continue reading

St Andrew’s Church, Kyrenia – Shrove Tuesday

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By Margaret Sheard …..  Why do we celebrate “Fat Tuesday”?  You can find out at St Andrew’s Church in Kyrenia if you go along and join in the Lent celebration on Tuesday 28th… Continue reading

Palm Crosses from St. Andrew’s in Kyrenia, January 2017

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There was a hive of activity in Lapta this week, when a small group of St Andrew’s Parishioners got together to make 1,000 Palm crosses which will be sent to our link Diocese… Continue reading

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