The Service of the Bridegroom (Monday Evening)

The Service of the Bridegroom (Monday Evening)

This Orthros service otherwise known as the Bridegroom Service is conducted on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday nights. The themes throughout these services are based chiefly on the last days of Jesus’ earthly life. These first three days constitute a single liturgical unit. They have the same cycle and system of...

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Holy Week in the Holy City

Holy Week in the Holy City

This video montage takes you through some of the highlights of Holy Week in the Holy City of Jerusalem. We start on Holy Monday morning with a Hierarchical Liturgy of the Presanctified Gifts and proceed through the entire week to the Lamentations of Holy Friday. Celebrating Holy Week services in...

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The Holy Fire and Pascha at the Holy Sepulchre

The Holy Fire and Pascha at the Holy Sepulchre

The descent of the Holy Fire at the Tomb of Christ every Holy Saturday is the only miraculous event in human history which has taken place each year on the same day for more than one thousand years……Each year, at noon...

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The Service of the Bridegroom

The Service of the Bridegroom

This Orthros service otherwise known as the Bridegroom Service is conducted on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday nights. The themes throughout these services are based chiefly on the last days of Jesus’ earthly life. These first three days constitute a single liturgical unit. They have the same cycle and system of...

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What King Do You Seek?

What King Do You Seek?

Holy Week is a chance to respond to this very important question. Many of the Jews were seeking a military king who would rescue them from the Romans. Many of us seek a king who will force others to believe and act as WE think they should. Christ is not...

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Divine Liturgy Broadcast — Palm Sunday

Divine Liturgy Broadcast — Palm Sunday

The Saviour has come today to the city of Jerusalem, to fulfill the Scriptures; and all have taken palms into their hands and spread their garments before Him, knowing that He is our God, to whom the cherubim sing without ceasing; Hosanna in the highest. Blessed are You who shows...

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Holy Fools

Holy Fools

If any one among you thinks that he is wise in this age, let him become a fool that he may become wise. For the wisdom of this world is folly with God. (1st Cor 3:18-19) For most of us, St. Paul’s words are reminders to focus on God’s love,...

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Ο θάνατος δεν είναι το τέλος

Ο θάνατος δεν είναι το τέλος

Ο θάνατος δεν είναι τελικό κατάντημα του ανθρώπου.Το “θα αναστηθεί ο αδερφός σου” που είπε ο Κύριος προς τη Μάρθα είναι μια διαβεβαίωση προς όλους εμάς πως θα αναστηθούν όλοι οι δικοί μας. Αυτό μας το υποσχέθηκε Εκείνος που διακήρυξε οτι “Εγώ ειμί η Ανάστασις και η Ζωή”! Posted by...

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