An article on the Sunday of Orthodoxy which includes its rich history and traditions
A week by week description of the Great Lent, The Institute of Lent; The Origin of Fasting, The Further Development of Fasting, The Meaning of the Feast Days of Lent, The Four Preparatory Weeks Before Lent, The Seven Sundays of the Great Lent, The Significance of Lent.
Includes the origin, meaning and purpose of fasting from iniquities and foods; its determination by the Christian Church, as well as some selected standards set forth by the Fathers.
A clear and concise overview of fasting, its misconceptions, and its utter importance in our lives as Orthodox Christians.
Pascha, which commemorates the resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, is the oldest, most venerable and preeminent feast of the Church. It is the great Christian festival, the very center and heart of the liturgical year. This article explores the history of the feast of feasts