Holy week day by day. Approach to Holy Week
Holy Week in the Orthodox Church institutes the sanctity of the whole calendar year of the Church. Its center of commemorations and inspiration is Easter wherein the glorified Resurrection of Jesus ...
Holy week day by day: Holy Monday
Monday of Holy Week commemorates the blessed and noble Joseph and the fig tree which was cursed and withered by the Lord
Holy week in the Eastern Orthodox Church institutes the sanctity of the whole calendar year of the Church. Its center of commemorations and inspiration is Easter wherein the glorified Resurrection of ...
Great Lent – History, Significance, Meaning
This great period of Lent before Easter is called by the Orthodox Church, Tessaracoste (Quadragesimal), which comes from the word forty (the 40 days of "fasting"). This Institute of the 40 ...
The Fasting Rules in the Orthodox Church
The Church's traditional teaching on fasting is not widely known or followed in our day. For those Orthodox Christians who are seeking to keep a more disciplined fast, the following information ...
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