Feast of the Life-Giving Fountain (Zodochos Peghe)

Feast of the Life-Giving Fountain (Zodochos Peghe)

After this, Jesus went down to Capernaum, with His mother and His brothers and disciples; and there they stayed for a few days.  The Passover of the Jews was at hand, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.  In the temple, He found those who were selling oxen and sheep and...

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The Dogma of Christ’s Descent into Hades

The Dogma of Christ’s Descent into Hades

Alexandros Christodoulou, Theologian   The descent in the Orthodox dogmatic system There is evidence for the Orthodox dogma of Christ’s descent into Hades both in Holy Scripture and Sacred Tradition, though it is vague and general. Holy Scripture does not define in strictly dogmatic terms the details of the Redeemer’s...

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