Tag: Holy Gospel

easter pascha

Great and Holy Pascha

This feast of feasts is the most significant day in the life of the Church. It is a celebration of the defeat of death, as neither death itself nor the power of the grave could hold our Saviour captive.

Great and Holy Saturday

Great and Holy Saturday

On Great and Holy Saturday the Orthodox Church commemorates the burial of Christ and His descent into Hades. It is the day between the Crucifixion of our Lord and His glorious Resurrection.

Holy Thursday

Holy Thursday

On Thursday of Holy Week four events are commemorated: the washing of the disciples’ feet,…

Holy Tuesday

Holy Tuesday

On Holy Tuesday, during the Great and Holy week of Easter, the Greek Orthodox Church…