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St. John the Wonderworker of Shanghai and San Francisco Chapel and Australian Orthodox Indigenous Mission, Gunning, NSW Australia

Founded: 2017

Diocese of Australia and New Zealand



Physical address

50 Grovenor St

Gunning, NSW 2581



Mailing address

P.O. Box 55

Gunning, NSW 2581



Contact info

Parish Phone: +61 (0) (2) 4845 1370

Alternate phone:





Additional information

Service language(s): English

Comments / Directions: Street : GROVENOR [ without anything S ]

Schedule: 50 Grovenor Street Gunning NSW, 2581.
(opposite gunning Railway Station) Phone 02 4845 1370 for service times.

Saint John's Mission Gunning, is the first specific Canonical Orthodox Mission to the Aboriginal people of Australia and the Torres Strait Islands. It was established in 2008 with Fr Seraphim as facilitator.
Fr. Seraphim is the first Canonically Ordained Priest of Aboriginal descent in Australia. He has worked in Prison Ministry since 2004, in the state No:1 Maximum Security Centre at Goulburn NSW. Fr Seraphim has worked in varying rolls within Corrective Service NSW and was appointed by the Minister of Justice as a Statewide Aboriginal Official Visitor in 2015.

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Last updated: 2018-04-23 03:38:23

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