Tag: Orthodox Easter


16
Apr 2017
Easter Celebration in the Orthodox Church

Orthodox Easter commemorates Jesus’ resurrection three days after his crucifixion and death. Following his death, he was removed from the cross and hastily buried in a tomb. On Sunday, it was discovered that Jesus’ tomb was empty and angels informed onlookers that Jesus had risen....

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30
Mar 2017
Easter Celebration in the Orthodox Church

Dear St. Luke parishioners, the following is a complete calendar of services for April 2017. Week of March 26 – April 1st Wednesday March 29th: * 1st, 3rd, 6th and 9th hours and Typika – 8:00am * Presanctified Liturgy – 9:30am * Matins with Great Canon of St Andrew with reading of the life of St Mary of Egypt – 5:30pm Friday March 31st: * Matins with Akathist for the Laudation of the Most Holy Theotokos – 5:00pm Saturday April 1st: Laudation of the Most Holy Theotokos * All-night Vigil – 4:30pm......

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