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Pascha, Part II...

I like to cook my holiday meals all throughout the week prior so I can have a little fun on the big day too! it’s especially important for Greek Easter as we often roast a whole lamb on a spit in our backyard! 153 more words

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Easter Preparations

Eastern Orthodox Christians the world over celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ this coming Sunday, April 12. After a Lenten period of reflection, self denial and prayer, we all look forward to the Feast that is Easter (Pascha). 176 more words

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The Utter Destruction of Death

Stichera from the Presanctified Liturgy of the Sixth Wednesday of Great Lent:

Plagal of the First Mode
Verse 8. Out of the depths have I cried to Thee, O Lord, Lord hear my voice.

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Orthodox Stuff

11. St. Anicetus 155-166

A dreaded pirate from modern day Georgia,Anicetus led an anti-Roman revolt against Emperor Nero……wait,that’s the wrong Anicetus. THIS Anicetus was a scholar from Syria,and his tenure as Pope continued the fight against various heresies that plagued his predecessors. 182 more words

Young Priest, Convert to Eastern Orthodoxy, Dies

If you have not heard the story of Fr. Matthew Baker, then you should learn about it now. A young father of 6, married, a convert to Eastern Orthodoxy, and a priest. 31 more words

Reflections On Culture, Society, And Politics

Exploring the Eastern Catholic Church

As many of you know, my family and I came into full communion with the Catholic Church in 2013. This momentous event took place at St. 148 more words