Monthly Archives: May 2009

To clarify…

You might have noticed that the date for our celebration of our Lord's Ascension with a Vesperal Liturgy has just jumped from Thursday, May 28th to Wednesday, May 27th. Just to clarify, this was not a mistake but rather a deliberate change of dates. I ...

Radontisa and the Panikhida this Saturday

Christ is risen!In the Slavic tradition that we, in the OCA, have inherited from the Russian Mission to North America, a particularly important celebration is Radonitsa, "The Day of Rejoicing". This celebration is essentially the Christian "baptism" of...