Subscribe via RSS Feed Connect on Instagram Connect on YouTube

Dormition of the Theotokos Page

The Feast of the Dormition (Falling asleep) of the All-holy Theotokos, celebrated on the 15th of August every year is the greatest among several others which commemorate her Blessed person and life. As such, this Feast marks the completion of her earthly life as her full participation in the salvation and eternal life which the Lord God established for us human beings through Christ.

 

 

August: A month dedicated to the Most Holy Theotokos. Read more… The Fast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos. Read more… 

The Fast of the Dormition of the Theotokos. Read more…

The Mother of God’s fifteen days of August has arrived. Read more…

On the Feast of the Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos. Read more…

The Feast of the Dormition at the Tomb of Theotokos in Gethsemane. Read…

The Dormition of the Most Holy Theotokos. Read more…

The Holy Days of the Dormition Fast. Read more…

The History of the Small Paraclesis. Read more…

The History of the Great Paraclesis Read more…

The Theotokos  Read more…

The Great Vespers of the Dormition of the Theotokos.  Read more…

The Matins of the Dormition. Read more…

The Encomia for the Dormition. Read more…

The Summer Pascha. Read more…

A strange scene in the Icon of the Dormition. Read more…

Metropolitan Sotirios of Toronto on the Dormition.  Read more…

The celebration of the Dormition in Hong Kong. Read more…