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GREAT AND HOLY PASSION WEEK

The Word April, 1976 Page 10-11 GREAT AND HOLY PASSION WEEK By Rev. Gabriel Barrow Throughout the year and especially during Holy Passion Week, we, as good Orthodox Christians, must re-evaluate and fulfill our duties and responsibilities to ourselves and to our Church. With the joyous celebration of Our Lord’s Entry into Jerusalem (Palm Sunday) [...]

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THE WASHING OF THE FEET

Word Magazine April 1958 Page 7-8 THE WASHING OF THE FEET Arranged by Rev. Father Kurban Set up a platform 12 chairs I Big chair for the Priest 2 Basins and towels Reader: Psalm 50 Priest: Wisdom! Attend! Let us hear the Holy Gospel. Peace be to all. Deacon: The Reading from the Holy Gospel [...]

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HOLY WEEK AND PASCHA IN JERUSALEM

HOLY WEEK AND PASCHA IN JERUSALEM by the Monk Parthenius For the Christians the greatest feast days and festival were approaching. The time of joy and sorrow was approaching. We rejoiced because of this, that we would receive the new grace of the heavenly Fire, and celebrate the most radiant festival of Holy Pascha in [...]

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PASCHAL MEDITATION

Word Magazine March 1971 Page 3 PASCHAL MEDITATION 1971 by: METROPOLITAN PHILIP LORD, I am talking to you between airports, between flights, in the midst of rushing crowds and noisy engines. Please forgive me if my words are vain and empty. The last time I talked to you, you were in a lonely manger. As [...]

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PASCHA: THE DAY THE LORD HAS MADE

Word Magazine April 1998 Page 4-5 PASCHA: THE DAY THE LORD HAS MADE (PS. 118,24) BY V. REV. JOSEPH ANTYPAS Christians through­out the world celebrate the Feast of the Resurrection of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. On the day of the Resurrection, we give thanks to God who has grant­ed us victory through Jesus [...]

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YOU HAVE BEEN RAISED WITH CHRIST

Word Magazine May 1968 Page 8 YOU HAVE BEEN RAISED WITH CHRIST “If then iou hare been raised wit/i Christ, seek the things that are abore, where C/i rist is, seated at the rig/it hand of God. Set your mind on t/zin&’s that are abore, not on things on cart/i.” (COLOSSIANS 3: 1) Sermonette: What [...]

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PASCHA

PASCHA, 1901 by Paul D. Garrett The Word Magazine April, 1984 Page 15-16 "Haqqan qam!" — "Alethos aneste!" —"Indeed He is risen!" As millions of New Yorkers all around slept soundly April 14, 1901, 5,000 voices echoed the Good News down Washington Street. Hundreds of rounds of rifle fire provided joyous accompaniment to the first [...]

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PASCHAL MEDITATION

Word Magazine March 1971 Page 3 PASCHAL MEDITATION 1971 by: METROPOLITAN PHILIP LORD, I am talking to you between airports, between flights, in the midst of rushing crowds and noisy engines. Please forgive me if my words are vain and empty. The last time I talked to you, you were in a lonely manger. As [...]

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As A Lamb To The Slaughter

As A Lamb To The Slaughter by St. Nikolai Velimirovich Our father among the saints, Nikolai Velimirovich, was a gifted theologian combining a high level of erudition with the simplicity of a soul steeped in Christ-like love and humility, is often referred to as the “new Chrysostom” for his inspired preaching. As a spiritual father [...]

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REMINISCENCES OF HOLY WEEK

Word Magazine May 1962 Page 5/24 REMINISCENCES OF HOLY WEEK By Father Michael J. Buben PALM SUNDAY The glorious Entrance of Our Lord into Jerusalem. With palms and branches and lighted candles we greet the Lord with the shouted refrain from the psalm: “Hosanna, Hosanna, Blessed is he who walketh in the Name of the [...]

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