St Mary & St Merkorious Church
Rhodes, NSW



Below is a list of services that you can join and interact with.

Abu Sefein Deacons

Service Times:

Bethany Meeting


Family Fellowship


Friday Night Fellowship

Service Times:

Sunday School


Sunday School and Youth Servants

Service Times:

The Karma (Vine) Choir

Service Times:

General Church Services

Hymns lessons - Beginners

Every Sunday from 11:00am to 11:30am

Hymsn lessons for Beginners is held in the church hall

Arabic Bible Study

Every Tuesday from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Bible Study (Old Testament) in Arabic -  with Sunset and Compline prayers.


English Prayer meeting

Every Wednesday from 7:00pm to 8:00pm

English Midnight Prayers from 7-8pm


Every Saturday from 6:30pm to 7:00pm

Vespers followed by sermon from one of the parish priests.

Arabic Tasbeha

Every Saturday from 9:00pm to 11:30pm

Midnight Praises mostly in Arabic

Sunday School

Every Sunday from 11:30am to 12:30pm

Primary School is in the Church hall and High School is in the English Church.

St Joseph meeting - for the elders

Every Tuesday from 11:30am to 1:30pm

St Joseph meeting - for the elders is held after the Tuesday morning Liturgy.

English Bible Study

Every Wednesday from 8:00pm to 9:00pm
Mariamat meeting

Every Thursday from 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Mariamat meeting is held after Thursday morning Liturgy in the church hall

High School Youth meeting

Every Friday from 8:30pm to 10:00pm

Meeting for the High School youth of our church is held in the church hall. Meeting includes prayers, hymns, discussions and snacks are served at the end. Every few weeks, the youth go for an outing.

Sunday school pre-servants class

Every Saturday from 6:00pm to 7:30pm
English Tasbeha

Every Sunday from 6:00am to 8:00am

Held in the English church downstairs.

Above 30 English Fellowship

Every Friday from 7:30pm to 9:00pm

Pre-servants class is held at the old school behind the church (on Blaxland Road).

Arabic Prayer Meeting

Every Thursday from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

صلاه نصف الليل الخدمة الأولى
اقوال آباء

صلاه نصف الليل الخدمه التانيه

صلاه نصف الليل الخدمه الثالثه
جزء من تسبحه نصف الليل
صلوات ارتجاليه

Book Club for English Fellowship

Every Tuesday from 7:00pm to 8:30pm