RESTORATION OF HOLY SEPULCHRE TO BE DONE IN TIME FOR HOLY FIRE AND PASCHA

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Pravoslavie.ru - 4/3/17 With some joyous news for the beginning of the Orthodox Great Lenten podvig, head of the Russian Spiritual Mission in Jerusalem Archimandrite Alexander (Elisov) has stated that the restoration work on the Edicule over the Holy Sepulchre, the Lord’s Tomb, will be completed in time for Pascha, reports RIA-Novosti. Thus, the centuries-old tradition of ...

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 ...

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES FOR THE DURATION OF THE HOLY WEEK AT THE ALL-HOLY CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION

The Jerusalem Patriarchate - April 2016 From the 11th/23rd of April to the 18th/1st of May 2016 Saturday of Lazarus: Patriarchal Vespers: 3:00 pm. * Palm Sunday: Patriarchal Divine Liturgy: 8:00 am. * The Bridegroom [Nymphios] Service: 6:15 pm. * Holy Monday: Service of the Presanctified Gifts on the Horrendous Golgotha: 9:00 am. The Bridegroom [Nymphios] Service: 6:15 pm. Holy Tuesday: Service of the Presanctified Gifts: 9.00 am. The ...

HOLY FIRE 2016 – Screening in Bethlehem and Beit Jala 

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Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus in Jerusalem- April 2016 Holy Saturday, April 30th, 2016 Manger Square in Bethlehem, Virgin Mary Orthodox Church in Beit Jala The Military and Hospitaller Order of Saint Lazarus of Jerusalem is pleased to offer, in cooperation with the municipality of Bethlehem and the Greek Orthodox Parish of Beit Jala of the ...

SCHEDULE OF SERVICES FOR THE DURATION OF THE HOLY WEEK AT THE MONASTIC CHURCH OF STS CONSTANTINE AND HELEN

Jerusalem Patriarchate - April 2016 From the 11th/24th of April to the 19th/2nd of May 2016 The following time schedule corresponds to the current local time in Greece which is the same as the current local time in Israel. Palm Sunday: Matins and Divine Liturgy of St John Chrysostom: 5:00 am. Vespers: 3.30 pm. The Bridegroom [Nymphios] Service: 6:15 pm. Holy Monday: Hours ...

Holy Week: An Explanation

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Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America - April 2015  Great Lent and Holy Week are two separate fasts, and two separate celebrations. Great Lent ends on Friday of the fifth week (the day before Lazarus Saturday). Holy Week begins immediately thereafter. Let's explore the meaning of each of the solemn days of Passion Week. Lazarus Saturday: ...

PROGRAM OF HOLY SERVICES AND DIVINE LITURGIES IN THE CHURCH OF SAINTS CONSTANTINE AND HELEN FOR THE HOLY WEEK 2014

From March 31/April 13 until April 8/April 21 2014 - Jerusalem Palm Sunday: -Orthros and Divine Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom: 5:00 a.m. -Vespers: 3:30 p.m. -Service of the Bridegroom: 6:15 p.m. Great and Holy Monday: -Hours and Liturgy of the Pre-Sanctified Gifts: 5:00 a.m. -Great Compline: 3:30 p.m. -Service of the Bridegroom: 6:15 p.m. Great and Holy Tuesday: -Hours and Liturgy of the ...

LIVE BROADCAST FROM IMVROS: His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in Imvros for Pascha–for the first time in 22 years

Imvros, Turkey 5/1/2013 For the first time in 22 years, His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew will not preside over Holy Week and Pascha services at the Patriarchal Church of St. George at the Phanar. Instead, he will be on his native island of Imvros, where he will preside over services in the Metropolitan Cathedral of Imvros ...

7th anniversary of OrthPhoto.net

Karina Michaluk 11.04.2011 Polish Orthodox Church 10 April 2004, Holy Saturday, the world's only Orthodox community service OrthPhoto.net was launched. OrthPhoto.net is owned by OrthNet association who is also the owner of Cerkiew.pl. During 7 years of service, more than 3.8 thousand members were published 52 thousand photos. OrthPhoto.net notes about 1000 visits a day. Currently, the ...

UOC delegation goes to Bethlehem for sacred Fire

05-01-2011 A delegation of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church (UOC), at the request of UOC Primate, the Metropolitan Volodymyr has left for Bethlehem to take the Holy Fire from the lamps burning over the birthplace of Jesus Christ. The Orthodox Church, in addition to the Holy Fire coming down on Holy Saturday at the Holy Sepulchre ...