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Christ is Baptised!

To all following the Old Calendar My best wishes for a Joyous Theophany. When You, O Lord were bap­tized in the Jord­an The wor­ship of the Trin­ity was made mani­fest For the voice of the Father bore wit­ness to You And called You His beloved Son. And the...

Christ Is Born! Glorify Him!

To all following the Old Calendar   My best wishes for a Happy Christmas.       Your Nativ­ity, O Christ our God, Has shone to the world the Light of wis­dom! For by it, those who wor­shipped the stars, Were taught by a Star to...

Christ is Baptised!

To all following the New or Gregorian Calendars My best wishes for a Joyous Feast Day.  When You, O Lord were bap­tized in the Jord­anThe wor­ship of the Trin­ity was made mani­festFor the voice of the Father bore wit­ness to YouAnd called You His beloved...

The Twelve Days of Christmas

Ortho­dox Chris­ti­ans need to remain faith­ful to their tra­di­tions. In the Chris­ti­an tra­di­tion of both east and west, the twelve days of Christ­mas refer to the peri­od from Christ­mas Day to Theo­phany. The days lead­ing up to Christ­mas were for...

Christ Is Born! Glorify Him!

To all following the New or Gregorian Calendars My best wishes for a Happy Christmas.  Your Nativ­ity, O Christ our God,Has shone to the world the Light of wis­dom!For by it, those who wor­shipped the stars,Were taught by a Star to adore You,The Sun of...

Orthodox Life Goes Digital

Six­ty-six years ago Holy Trin­ity Mon­as­tery began pro­du­cing the print journ­al Ortho­dox Life. The year was 1950 and this Eng­lish-lan­guage pub­lic­a­tion was a major under­tak­ing for a com­munity of mostly Rus­si­an-speak­ing...