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Resurrection of Christ (Number 3)

“This is the day which the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it”, are the words we hear day after day during Bright Week.  Starting early Sunday morning in the Orthodox…

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In the Orthodox Church there are four main fasts in the yearly cycle.  Yes there are lesser fasts like Wednesday and Friday, but the four main fast periods are thus by the Gregorian calendars: 1. …

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4th Sunday of Fast (Number 1)

Ukrainian Orthodox Cross. Does your family have a Cross at home hanging on a wall?  You may ask why we should have a Cross at home.  From the earliest of times in Christian life, people…