First Sunday of the Great Lent: Triumph of Orthodoxy. Tone five.
Great Lent. Food with Oil A Joyous Lent to All!
“Cyprus” Icon of the Most Holy Theotokos from the village Staromniy, Moscow region (movable holiday on the 1st Sunday of the Great Lent). Iveron Icon (Moscow) of the Most Holy Theotokos (9th c.). St. Meletius, archbishop of Antioch (381).
St. Alexis, metropolitan of Moscow and wonderworker of all Russia (1378).
An article on St Thomas Orthodox Church Snohomish, Washington appeared in the Herald Net this past Jan 6th on this Mission parish. Enjoy!
“There’s definitely a difference between this and a rock ’n’ roll church,” St. Thomas’ priest says.¨
SNOHOMISH — A business park is an unlikely place to find the home of an ancient faith. Yet to enter St. Thomas Orthodox Church, just west of Avenue D in the Bonneville Business Park, is to experience a worship space that transcends time.¨