Pascha coming April 24 for local Orthodox

Posted 4/20/22

Easter may have gone, but Pascha is yet to come for area Or – thodox, commemorating the same events as Western Easter but with a dierent calendar date. Seen above is a "King of Glory" …

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Pascha coming April 24 for local Orthodox

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Easter may have gone, but Pascha is yet to come for area Or

thodox, commemorating the same events as Western Easter but with a dierent calendar date. Seen above is a "King of Glory" icon mounted on a Byzantine triple cross at Holy As

sumption in Lublin. Tied to the Julian calendar and calculat ed using a dierent base date, Pascha/Easter is among the earliest celebrated Christian festivals, historically speaking.

Photo by Joseph Back.