Tag Archives: Orthodox Church

Palm Sunday or Flower’s Sunday in Romania

Romanian Orthodox are one week ahead of Easter Celebrations and this means today is Palm Sunday or Flower’s Sunday. Since Romanians do not have palm trees we’re using pussy willows in churches celebrating the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem. Christians … Continue reading

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Easter Menu: Lamb or Dog?

Beware, this post shall be about food in general, carcasses and telling a lamb from a dog. The great majority of Orthodox Romanians, author included, are preparing for the Easter religious celebrations held on 5 May this year. Generally, over … Continue reading

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Easter Smart Communication: Romanian Monastery Launches Android App for Prayers

While Catholics are ready to welcome Resurrection mass this Sunday, Romanian Orthodox Christians are still five weeks away from celebrating Easter on the 5th of May so the Orthodox Church is running its own clerical preparations, both traditional and some … Continue reading

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