CHRIST IS RISEN!!

Christ has risen from the dead, trampling down death by death and upon those int he tombs bestowing life! 3x I was feeling rather sad yesterday until I heard another Orthodox Church’s bells ring out for, Pascha! Beautiful, Pascha! on IG. That brightened my mood considerably. Thne, I watched my parish priest carry out Holy…

Another review of the Holy Week books

When I did my first review, I never thought I would be using them in my home and not while in church at the services of Holy Week. If you were to attend every service during holy Week, you could spend at least 40 hours in church!. That has been ripped away from us but…

Women’s History Month

Remembering the Theotokos (Virgin Mary) Instead of celebrating other flawed humans, I’m celebrating the Theotokos this month (and every month). The perfect example of Christian femininity. I had always loved the icon, Mary, softener of evil hearts, but until I wrote this post, I did not know that these two icons pictured in my post…