Orthodox Easter


by Lillian Csernica on May 1, 2016

Christ is Risen!  Indeed He is Risen!

Khristos voskres! Voistinnu voskres!

Christos Anesti! Alethos Anesti!

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The Icon of the Resurrection

 

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The white pyramid is pascha, a traditional dessert that makes cheesecake look like nothing!

 

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Kulich, an egg bread, baked in coffee cans to get that cylindrical shape.

 

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Pysanky eggs, mainly for Easter but also given at Christmastime.

Glory to God!

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4 responses to “Orthodox Easter

  1. My Greek neighbor brought me a red Easter egg this afternoon! Nice addition to a beautiful day…

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  2. Geirr

    He is ἀθάνατος!!!
    Peace and the glory of His voctory to you!

    Liked by 1 person

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