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Holy Apostles will Bless the Columbia Tomorrow on Holy Theophany! Jan 19, 2020


Saturday before the Nativity and before the Baptism of Our Lord and God and Saviour Jesus Christ Eve of the Theophany (Kreshchenskyi Sochelnik). Fast Day. Martyrs Theopemptus, bishop of Nicomedia, and Theonas (303). Venerable Syncletica of Alexandria (350). New Hieromartyr Joseph and with him … Continue reading

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A Joyous Theophany 2019!


 The Holy Theophany of Our Lord, God, and Saviour Jesus Christ (Baptism of the Lord).  A Joyous Feast to All! Prefestal Troparion. Tone 4  The River Jordan was once turned back by the mantle of Elisha / when Elijah had been … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Article on Theophany 2018 Celebrated by Three Parishes in the Inland Northwest!


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 … Continue reading

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A Joyous Theophany to All! 2018


 The Holy Theophany of Our Lord, God, and Saviour Jesus Christ (Baptism of the Lord).  A Joyous Feast to All! Please send photos from your parishes celebration of Theophany for a Sunday Snapshot-Thank you!!!   Prefestal Troparion. Tone 4  The River Jordan … Continue reading

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A Joyous Theophany 2016!


 The Holy Theophany of Our Lord, God, and Saviour Jesus Christ (Baptism of the Lord).  A Joyous Feast to All! Prefestal Troparion. Tone 4  The River Jordan was once turned back by the mantle of Elisha / when Elijah had been … Continue reading

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A Joyous Theophany 2015 with some Images from Celebrations – Feast Day Snapshot!


 The Holy Theophany of Our Lord, God, and Saviour Jesus Christ (Baptism of the Lord).  A Joyous Feast to All! Prefestal Troparion. Tone 4  The River Jordan was once turned back by the mantle of Elisha / when Elijah had been … Continue reading

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Sunday Snapshot: Theophany 2013 in the NW!


Apodosis of Theophany  St. Nina (Nino), equal-to-the-Apostles, enlightener of Georgia (335),  St. Sava I, enlightener and first archbishop of Serbia (1235) Todays Sunday Snapshot features a few photos from Theophany 2013. Enjoy!  (Please share photos from your parish with us) The first … Continue reading

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Holy Apostles celebrated Holy Theophany on the Mighty Columbia!


Holy Apostles Parish a mission parish in Vancouver, WA celebrated Holy Theophany with a Great Blessing of the Waters on the Columbia River.  Thank you to Fr Dimitri, for the photo please see the website for a slide show.

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