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Theophany in Mendan

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Theophany in Mendan

With spiritual joy the Faithful in Medan celebrated the great feast of Theophany! After the Divine Liturgy fr.Crysostomos and fr.Athanasios served the service of the Great Blessing of the Waters.

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Theophany in Hong Kong

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Theophany in Hong Kong

The Orthodox Community in Hong Kong celebrated the great feast of Theophany with spiritual joy. On Thursday evening, January 6th, His Eminence Metropolitan Nektarios served the Divine Liturgy with double hymns and readings for the great feasts of  Christmas (old calendar) and Theophany (new calendar). After the Liturgy he celebrated the Service of the Great […]

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Theophany 2001

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Theophany 2001

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Theophany 2011

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The Service of the tossing of the Precious Cross into the sea in Hong Kong.

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Epiphany in Eastern and Western Christianity

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Epiphany in Eastern and Western Christianity

1. THE FEAST OF EPIPHANY. On the 6th of January Eastern Orthodox and Western Christians celebrated the great Feast of Epiphany (Western) or Theophany (Eastern). This Feast introduced a new period of liturgical celebration, which is still with us – a celebration that goes right back to Christian beginnings and opens up the meaning of […]

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Theophany or Epiphany

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Theophany or Epiphany

1. Theophany or Epiphany and Christmas. Theophany is one of the great Feasts of the Lord of the ecclesiastical year. It is also called Epiphany and the Day of Lights and is celebrated on the 6th of January. The names of this Feast indicate the understanding of the ancient Church concerning this Feast. This understanding […]

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Pre-Festive Days of the Theophany

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Pre-Festive Days of the Theophany

After the feast of the Circumcision (Jan. 1), the Church turns its gaze from our Lord’s infancy and childhood to his public ministry, which will begin with His baptism (Matthew 3:13-17). The feast of our Lord’s baptism is called the Theophany, meaning “the manifestation” or “appearance of God”, and is celebrated on January 6. During […]

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Saint John Chrysostom: On the Holy Theophany

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Saint John Chrysostom: On the Holy Theophany

We shall now say something about the present feast. Many celebrate the feastdays and know their designations, but the cause for which they were established they know not. Thus concerning this, that the present feast is called Theophany — everyone knows; but what this is — Theophany, and whether it be one thing or another, […]

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Theophany at the Athonite Monastery of Iveron in 2009

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Theophany at the Athonite Monastery of Iveron in 2009

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The service of the tossing of the Cross into the sea in Peraeus,Greece

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The service of the tossing of the Cross into the sea in Peraeus,Greece

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