Tag: Epiphany

Living Epiphanies: The Baptism of Christ and the Restoration of Creation
Theology

Living Epiphanies: The Baptism of Christ and the Restoration of Creation

by Rev. Dr. Philip LeMasters | български | ქართული | Ελληνικά  | Русский | Српски On this great feast of Theophany, we celebrate Christ’s baptism, when the voice of the Father identified Him as the Son of God and the Holy Spirit descended upon Him in the form of a dove. Epiphany reveals that the Savior Who…

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The Problem with Gendering Epiphany Celebrations<span class='secondary-title'>Student Submission</span>
Women in the Church

The Problem with Gendering Epiphany CelebrationsStudent Submission

Epiphany, observed on January 6th, celebrates the baptism of Jesus Christ and the historic manifestation of the Holy Trinity. Liturgically, the Church commemorates the Feast day with a Blessing of the Waters service at the conclusion of the Divine Liturgy. For many communities, this service transitions from the church to a nearby open body of…

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