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Lenten Fasting

https://oca.org/orthodoxy/the-orthodox-faith/worship/the-church-year/lenten-fasting

Posted 28 January, 2018

The Great Fast (Lent)

https://oca.org/orthodoxy/the-orthodox-faith/worship/the-church-year/great-lent

Posted 28 January, 2018

Christmas Encyclical Letter 2017 from Patriarch Bartholomew

Patriarchal Encyclical for Christmas 2017 Prot. No. 1123 PATRIARCHAL PROCLAMATION FOR CHRISTMAS + Bartholomew By God’s Mercy Archbishop of Constantinople-New Rome and Ecumenical Patriarch To the Plenitude of the Church Grace, Mercy and Peace from the Savior Christ Born in …
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Posted 25 December, 2017

Christmas Letter from Archbishop Gregorios 2017

Encyclical for the Nativity of Christ 2017 Dear beloved in Christ,   The feast of Christmas is in sight once again to remind us of the love and philanthropy of the worshipped in Trinity God. The Only-begotten Word of God …
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Posted 25 December, 2017

The Restoration of the Female Diaconate

The question of the role of women in the Orthodox Christian Church is, not surprisingly, a matter of discussion at the present time.  As unfortunately is the case with much in both secular and churchly life, such discussion is often …
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Posted 20 November, 2017