The Great Lent: A Week by Week Meaning


Subject:
Christianity , Holidays and Observances Individually , Fasts & Feasts , Lent , Orthodox Eastern Church

Description:
Greek Orthodox perspective on The Great Lent, the Orthodox observance of the forty days of fasting and penitence prior to Pascha, or Easter (held in the Greek Orthodox Church on a different calendar than most other Christian denominations). Discusses traditions, fasting, Lenten spring cleaning, and more. From the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America.

Publisher:
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.goarch.org/ourfaith/ourfaith8126


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