Liturgical Armaments

When I came across this video tonight while looking for a setting of Christ is Risen, I knew I had to post it. Joseph (Byzantine Texas), in response to your "Pascha in Australia" post, this one's for you: At least they don't pull out the Holy Hand Grenade of Antioch...


The Romanian readers have probably all seen this, but I'll share it with everyone else who might not have. If you don't have about ten minutes right now to watch it, wait until your house settles down and come back when you do. Quite remarkable.

Birth Story

I finally finished writing and posting Innocent's birth stories on "Lost Innocents". I posted the general story under "Your Stories" and the more graphic medical version under "Natural Miscarriage". I'm glad I took the time to write them out. I feel like it would be rather distressing at some later date to only have vague … Continue reading Birth Story


Christ is risen! Indeed He is risen!Hristos a înviat! adevărat a înviat!Христос воскресе! Воистину воскрес!Христос Васкрсе! Ваистину воскресе!Christ est ressuscité! Il est vraiment ressuscité!Cristo ha resucitado! En verdad ha resucitado!المسيح قام! حقا المسيح قام!Χριστός Ανέστη! Αληθώς ανέστη!Tá méadú tagtha ar Críost! Tá méadú tagtha ar Fíor sé!Christus resurrexit! Vere resurrexit!Crist atgyfodedig! Yn wir ei fod … Continue reading Pascha