Images of Great and Holy Saturday

The Office of the Burial of Christ The Office is a meditation on the Savior’s entombment and on his descent into Hades to save the souls of the just and open for them the gates of heaven. It is marked throughout with faith an hope, since the time of Christ...

Images of Great and Holy Thursday

The Lord’s Last Supper is commemorated on this day, together with his humility and love as He washed an kissed his disciples’ feet. Carrying the Crucifix Service Carrying the Cross and Body of Christ The Crucifixion Raising the Cross on Golgotha Placing...

Images of Great and Holy Friday

The Passion and Death of Christ are commemorated on Great and Holy Friday. There is no Liturgy on this day, nor any distribution of communion. Recalling the ointment bearing women Tomb of Christ decorated with flowers Throwing rose petals onto the epitaphios...

Images of the Pascha Liturgy

Updated: Images of Pascha Glorious and Holy Easter Sunday The word Easter refers to the season of the rising sun, to new life of spring. The same feast is called Passover, or Pascha by many nations. The Hebrew Passover (Pasach) was instituted to commemorate the...

Images of the Pascha Liturgy, continued

Updated: Images of the Pascha Liturgy Continued On this glorious and holy day, the whole Church celebrates with joy the final triumph and life-giving resurrection of our Lord, God and Savior Jesus Christ. After the long period of darkness brought about by original...