The Nativity Fast

Nov 25, 2014 -Jan 6, 2015
Hathor 16 - Kioahk 28, 1731




 

Mary Magdalene of Magdala: The First to See Our Resurrected Lord
By H.G Bishop Youssef

Widely considered the most amazing event of all Biblical history is the "Empty Tomb". The "Empty Tomb" manifests to the world the power of the Glorious Resurrection and the authority of our Lord Jesus Christ having been resurrected from death."And Jesus came and spoke to them [the eleven disciples] saying...'All authority has been given to Me in Heaven and on earth.'" (Matthew 28:18).This scene, momentous in time and never to be duplicated again, where a Resurrected Lord leaves His grave and grave clothes would be given all authority in Heaven and on earth. St. Athanasius called the Glorious Resurrection..."The living monument of Christianity."
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Confession: Is It Really Necessary?

Although confession is one of the seven Sacraments of the Coptic Orthodox Church (or any Orthodox Church for that matter), unfortunately, many people view it merely as an “optional” Sacrament, or one that should be practiced to purge only the most serious sins. . . Read More

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