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Do We Know Who “the Woman Fallen Into Many Sins” Was?

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Do We Know Who “the Woman Fallen Into Many Sins” Was?

On Great Tuesday, in the evening, the troparion of Kassiani is sung in Orthodox Churches. This is a poetic rendition of the event described in the Gospels where a sinful woman shows her repentance by laving Christ’s feet with precious ointment and wiping them with her hair.

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Holy Week and Pascha 2014 in Hong Kong

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Holy Week and Pascha 2014 in Hong Kong

Photos from the solemn celebration of the Holy Week and Pascha in Hong Kong.

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A Liturgical Explanation of Holy Week

Filed in Holy Week by on April 2, 2015 • views: 1662
A Liturgical Explanation of Holy Week

The Beginning of the Cross: Saturday of Lazarus “Having fulfilled Forty Days… we ask to see the Holy Week of Thy Passion.”With these words sung at Vespers of Friday, Lent comes to its end and we enter into the annual commemoration of Christ’s suffering, death and Resurrection.

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Why we dye eggs red for Pascha?

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Why we dye eggs red for Pascha?

An Orthodox tradition related with Pascha celebrations is the presenting of red colored eggs to friends while giving Pascha greetings.

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Homily on Great and Holy Friday by Metropolitan Avgoustinos Kantiotis

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Homily on Great and Holy Friday by Metropolitan Avgoustinos Kantiotis

It is Holy Friday today, my beloved and brethren fellow-sinners, a holy day full of memories, a day which calls forth strong emotions and tears.

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Holy Week and Pascha 2015 in Hong Kong

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Holy Week and Pascha 2015 in Hong Kong

The celebration of Holy Week and Pascha at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong (2015)

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Celebrating Holy Week and Pascha in Hong Kong (2015)

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Celebrating Holy Week and Pascha in Hong Kong (2015)

His Eminence Metropolitan Nektarios of Hong Kong and South East Asia presided over the holy services of Holy Week and Pascha which were held at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong.

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Holy Week and Pascha 2016 Schedule of Services

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Holy Week and Pascha 2016 Schedule of Services

The Schedule of Services for Holy Week and Pascha 2016 at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral in Hong Kong.

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Holy Week: The meaning of each day

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Holy Week: The meaning of each day

Let’s explore the meaning of each of the solemn days of Passion Week.

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Holy Week Begins… Information for the Services at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral, Hong Kong

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Holy Week Begins… Information for the Services at Saint Luke Orthodox Cathedral, Hong Kong

Holy Week Begins!

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