PARISH DETAILS

Location

11 Henry St,
Punchbowl 2196
Sydney, Australia

Clergy

Rev Fr Dr. John El Karaan
0416 088 588
frjohnelkaraan@outlook.com

Rev Fr Romanos Al-Baba
0420 899 441
raficalbaba@hotmail.com

Sunday's

SPECIAL SUNDAY'S

Oct 5th, Nov 2nd

8:15 ARABIC Matins
9:30 ENGLISH Liturgy
9:30 ARABIC Liturgy

One Sunday a month, we hold a special service for our special Sunday school students. This is 100% English and all school-aged children and their families are welcome! It is held in the parish hall at 9:30 AM. Dates below:

ALL OTHER SUNDAY'S

8:15 ARABIC Matins
9:30 ARABIC Liturgy
11:15 BI-LINGUAL Liturgy

6:00 PM ENGLISH Liturgy

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During the Week

Thursday*

10:30 AM ARABIC Paraklesis 11:15 AM Lecture & Meal

Saturday*

6:00 PM VESPERS

*Due to low attendance, some services can change if there is a major feast day or a private sacrament is being celebrated. Please contact a parish priest if you wish confirm

ST NICHOLAS CHILDCARE CENTRE

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EVENTS AND NEWS

All events, updates and news from St Nicolas Parish in Punchbowl, Sydney, Australia!

<p><strong><span>St Nicholas Picnic Day 2014</span></strong></p>
<ul><li><span>BBQ and drinks will be provided </span></li>
<li><span>There will be a junior Olympics competition </span></li>
<li><span></span><span>there will also be a touch football competition for the older kids</span></li>
<li><span></span><span>backgammon boards and some playing cards provided for the adults</span></li>
</ul><p><span class="Apple-tab-span"></span><span><strong>WHEN-</strong><br/>06/10/2014  From 10:00AM</span></p>
<p><span></span><span><strong>COST-<br/></strong></span><span>$10 per person for food and includes a drink and activities<br/></span><span>$5 per person- </span><span>touch football competition</span></p>
<p><span><strong>WHERE-</strong> Strathfield Park<br/></span><span>Homebush Rd & Chalmers Rd, Strathfield, Sydney 2135</span><span class="Apple-tab-span"> </span></p>
<p><strong><span>MORE INFO-<br/></span></strong><span>0413206039 - St Nicholas Youth</span></p>

St Nicholas Picnic Day 2014

  • BBQ and drinks will be provided 
  • There will be a junior Olympics competition 
  • there will also be a touch football competition for the older kids
  • backgammon boards and some playing cards provided for the adults

WHEN-
06/10/2014  From 10:00AM

COST-
$10 per person for food and includes a drink and activities
$5 per person- touch football competition

WHERE- Strathfield Park
Homebush Rd & Chalmers Rd, Strathfield, Sydney 2135

MORE INFO-
0413206039 - St Nicholas Youth

Posted 2 weeks ago
<p><span>Always sold-out and never boring, St Nicholas parish knows how to put on an enjoyable evening. Get your dancing shoes ready because the most anticipated church event of the year is here!</span></p>
<p><a href="http://www.stnicholaspunchbowl.org.au/annualdinner2014.php" title="St Nicholas Annual Dinner 2014" target="_blank">—-REGISTER HERE—-</a></p>
<p><span>That’s right, the Annual Grand Ball is finally landing and here are the details:</span><br/><br/><span>When: Saturday 18 October 2014</span><br/><span>Time: 7:30PM Sharp - till late</span><br/><span>Venue: La Luna Lounge Reception Centre</span><br/><span>Price: $80 per person</span><br/><br/><span>Black Tie Event</span></p>
<p>Sponsorship<span> opportunities available if you would like a great way to promote your business.</span></p>
<p><span>For more details, ticketing purchases or sponsorship, please contact:</span><span class="text_exposed_show"><br/>Micha Chalhoub on 0403 277 488 </span><span class="text_exposed_show">or </span><span class="text_exposed_show">Jane Daher on 0423 387 930</span></p>
<p><span class="text_exposed_show"><a href="http://www.stnicholaspunchbowl.org.au/annualdinner2014.php" title="St Nicholas Annual Dinner 2014" target="_blank">—-REGISTER HERE—-</a></span></p>
<p><span class="text_exposed_show">Our focus this year to to complete the church icons and to finally purchase a mini-bus to assist the elderly, young, and less mobile to get to church and events.</span></p>
<p><span class="text_exposed_show">Let the countdown begin!<br/></span></p>
<p><span>God Bless +</span></p>
<p><a href="http://www.stnicholaspunchbowl.org.au/annualdinner2014.php" title="St Nicholas Annual Dinner 2014" target="_blank">—-REGISTER HERE—-</a></p>

Always sold-out and never boring, St Nicholas parish knows how to put on an enjoyable evening. Get your dancing shoes ready because the most anticipated church event of the year is here!

—-REGISTER HERE—-

That’s right, the Annual Grand Ball is finally landing and here are the details:

When: Saturday 18 October 2014
Time: 7:30PM Sharp - till late
Venue: La Luna Lounge Reception Centre
Price: $80 per person

Black Tie Event

Sponsorship opportunities available if you would like a great way to promote your business.

For more details, ticketing purchases or sponsorship, please contact:
Micha Chalhoub on 0403 277 488 
or Jane Daher on 0423 387 930

—-REGISTER HERE—-

Our focus this year to to complete the church icons and to finally purchase a mini-bus to assist the elderly, young, and less mobile to get to church and events.

Let the countdown begin!

God Bless +

—-REGISTER HERE—-

Posted 3 weeks ago
<p><strong>Saint Nicholas’ Annual Father’s Day Dinner</strong></p>
<p><a href="http://www.stnicholaspunchbowl.org.au/fathersday2014.php" target="_blank"><strong>—-CLICK HERE TO REGISTER—-</strong></a></p>
<p>It’s that time of year again where we acknowledge and honour our Fathers, and what better way than to spoil them and take them out for a night to remember?</p>
<p>So please join us on Saturday, 30th August 2014 as we celebrate Father’s Day with lots of fun and entertainment, with great prizes to be won!<span class="Apple-tab-span"><br/></span></p>
<ul><li><span>30/08/2014 @ 7:30PM </span></li>
<li><span>$65 per person (very limited seats)</span></li>
<li><span>Bellevue Reception - Pearl Room<br/></span><span>2-10 Restwell Street, Bankstown, 2200</span><span class="Apple-tab-span"> </span></li>
</ul><p><strong>Contact</strong></p>
<ul><li><span>Teresa Fajloun - 0406 776 777</span></li>
<li><span>Paulette Nasr - 0410 324 150</span></li>
<li><span>Vicky Makhlouta - 0411 411 830</span></li>
</ul><p><a href="http://www.stnicholaspunchbowl.org.au/fathersday2014.php" target="_blank"><strong>—-CLICK HERE TO REGISTER—-</strong></a></p>

Saint Nicholas’ Annual Father’s Day Dinner

—-CLICK HERE TO REGISTER—-

It’s that time of year again where we acknowledge and honour our Fathers, and what better way than to spoil them and take them out for a night to remember?

So please join us on Saturday, 30th August 2014 as we celebrate Father’s Day with lots of fun and entertainment, with great prizes to be won!

  • 30/08/2014 @ 7:30PM 
  • $65 per person (very limited seats)
  • Bellevue Reception - Pearl Room
    2-10 Restwell Street, Bankstown, 2200

Contact

  • Teresa Fajloun - 0406 776 777
  • Paulette Nasr - 0410 324 150
  • Vicky Makhlouta - 0411 411 830

—-CLICK HERE TO REGISTER—-

Posted 12 weeks ago
Posted 12 weeks ago
<p><a class="tumblr_blog" href="http://stnicholaspunchbowl.tumblr.com/post/87064787872/private-cinema-screening-of-transformers-4-age-of" target="_blank">stnicholaspunchbowl</a>:</p>
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<p><strong>Private cinema screening of TRANSFORMERS 4: Age of Extinction</strong></p>
<p>Please join us to be seated in a prime position (or Optimus Prime position), to support the persecuted children of Syria, who until this day are deprived of the basic necessities due to civil unrest and violence. </p>
<p>By simply coming along to watch one of the most anticipated movies of 2014, you will be helping provide the children of Syria with basic medication, food, shelter, education and by our love of God that dwells in us, we will pray for them in this way.</p>
<p><strong>WHEN:</strong><span> Sunday, June 29th @ 8:00PM (Following 6PM English liturgy) </span><br/><strong>WHERE:</strong><span> Events Cinemas Burwood</span><br/><strong>PRICE (pick one):</strong><br/><span> TICKET- $20 or</span><br/><span> TICKET/POPCORN-DRINK COMBO- $30</span></p>
<p>Seating is very limited so tickets must be paid by Sunday, June 22nd and will sell-out. Please be quick to avoid disappointment</p>
<p><a href="http://www.stnicholaspunchbowl.org.au/transformers.php" title="Transformers 4 Registration" target="_blank"><strong>CLICK HERE TO REGISTER AND PAY ONLINE</strong></a></p>
<p>CONTACT Joseph 0410-154-453</p>
</blockquote>

stnicholaspunchbowl:

Private cinema screening of TRANSFORMERS 4: Age of Extinction

Please join us to be seated in a prime position (or Optimus Prime position), to support the persecuted children of Syria, who until this day are deprived of the basic necessities due to civil unrest and violence. 

By simply coming along to watch one of the most anticipated movies of 2014, you will be helping provide the children of Syria with basic medication, food, shelter, education and by our love of God that dwells in us, we will pray for them in this way.

WHEN: Sunday, June 29th @ 8:00PM (Following 6PM English liturgy) 
WHERE: Events Cinemas Burwood
PRICE (pick one):
 TICKET- $20 or
 TICKET/POPCORN-DRINK COMBO- $30

Seating is very limited so tickets must be paid by Sunday, June 22nd and will sell-out. Please be quick to avoid disappointment

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER AND PAY ONLINE

CONTACT Joseph 0410-154-453

Posted 17 weeks ago