Discipline of Fasting

Church of Serbia- 1/3/17 Within this developed pattern of Great Lent, what precisely do the rules of fasting demand? Neither in ancient nor in modern times has there ever been exact uniformity, but most Orthodox authorities agree on the following rules: (1) During the week between the Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee and that of ...

New Orthodox Christmas CD Released

David Luca - OCP News Service - 5/12/16 Minneapolis, Minn. – St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral here is pleased to announce the release of their new recording featuring selections of hymns and carols celebrating the feast of our Lord’s Nativity. The nearly 60-minute disc includes settings of many popular favorites from the Nativity services celebrated in the Orthodox ...