Holy Trinity Armenian Church of Greater Boston

When the Evangelist states that Jesus spent 40 days and 40 nights in the desert, he doesn? February 20, Saturday. The priest and faithful pray for entry once again into God's glorious Kingdom and wait for the church to symbolically open Her doors by opening the black curtains just as Christ paved the way for the resurrection of humanity. It is composed of two words; Paree-Gentanootioun good living, rejoicing.

Poon and Paregentan

Athanasius, the great theologian-bishop of Alexandria died AD. Scripture Readings for Sunday, February 11th. Theodoros the Captain. During those periods, for example, engagement parties and weddings were not, and are not, permitted because of the merriment that goes with them. The Lenten worship is thus a school of repentance.

Lenten Sundays

In the region of Marash in Western Armenia , the days of last week of Paregentan had special names. The Rest Service, which comes just before retiring for the night, asks God's continuing care through the night. Holy Paschal Week.? Armenia's "David Beckham of chess". Holy Week,? A buffet of homemade Armenian specialties and pastries will be served, and the Ani Ensemble will entertain with live Armenian music.

February 8, Monday. To follow Christ in all we do.

Word A Week – VEMKAR

But because of the widow's persistence to be vindicated against her adversary, even this hard, godless judge gives in and conducts a trial. Paregentan days have been described as having a religious-social character of living. Women did not sew that day so that the mice do not nibble on their clothing.

February 26 — Ghevontyants Badarak. What are some other Armenian words for Great Lent?

Urban Dictionary: poon

Parish Announcements! This could refer to Easter as the summit of a forty-day fast, or, equally possibly, to the Ascension, the fortieth day after Easter. February 26, Friday. Family gatherings, festivals, dance, song, exhibition of visual arts, contests of mental agility, wrestling matches, and on, and on, are part of the observance everywhere.

Now, they approach me with suggestions and are not shy to ask questions. Weekly News — February 11, Theodore, Theo, Theodoros. It is headquartered in La Crescenta, California. Khashil Flour Halva 2 cups flour 1 cup semolina or farina 2 sticks sweet margarine 1 cup sugar 2 tablespoons Rose water 1 cup water 1 tablespoon honey Walnut for decoration, optional Melt margarine, add flour and semolina, mix well.

The two key words in this parable are "lost" and "found," and in a way, the entire Lenten period might be thought of as a search for our own lost selves. And, before this result can be reached, becoming truly valid the meaningful, one must make a spiritual effort- go through a long period of prepa ration and purification.