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Why do Orthodox Christians go to Church…to Be Transfigured!

Fr. Andre Paez Event

    View this email in your browser Dear Friends SPIRITUAL PROFIT  The great Feast of Transfiguration is upon us and I look forward to seeing you all there! Our Holy Orthodox Church has many services throughout the year and the 12 great feasts are the most special and holy of services. We have the great joy, honor, and privilege of …

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3-20-16 Triumph of Orthodoxy Sunday

Fr. Andre Paez Event

The Sunday of Orthodoxy is the first Sunday of Great Lent. The dominant theme of this Sunday since 843 has been that of the victory of the icons. In that year the iconoclastic controversy, which had raged on and off since 726, was finally laid to rest, and icons and their veneration were restored on the first Sunday in Lent. …