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Also available as an iBook for iPhone or iPad. The artistic beauty and spiritual depth of the rites of the Coptic Orthodox Church are at its zenith during this week. Christ's crucifixion and resurrection are the foundation upon which is built the whole fabric of Christianity. From Palm Sunday to the Glorious Resurrection. This page will help guide you through the steps of our Lord Jesus Christ as we progress through Holy Week.
Monday through Wednesday
A pastor at the Church of Anba Bishoy in New Minya, Usab Ezzay, said that the church is celebrating Holy Wednesday which sees the church remember Judas, the disciple of Jesus who sold him out to Jewish priests in exchange for 30 silver pieces. Holy Wednesday celebrations also coincide with the appearance of the first wheat crop grains, which the Copts exchange in celebrations and make dolls out of symbolizing goodness and optimism. These dolls are then hung at the entrance of houses and gates at this time each year, and typically left there throughout the year until the next year, where they are replaced with new ones. Al-Masry Al-Youm. Egypt court sentences 3 to death for abduction, rape of minor 2 days ago. Nightmares, flashbacks, fatigue: Beirut faces mental health crisis after blast 4 days ago. Egypt requires all passengers to provide PCR analysis document starting September 1 week ago. KLM to resume passenger flights to Cairo after 3-year hiatus 1 week ago. Around 60, Egyptian gov workers to transfer to New Administrative Capital 1 week ago. Related Stories.
Without question, the Holy Pascha week is the holiest week of the entire year. The artistic beauty and spiritual depth of the rites of the Coptic Orthodox church are at its peak during this week. To help you follow along during the services, use this document as a Holy Week guide based on the writings of Father Bishoy Kamel. Here are the Readings for daily services. Holy Week Guide and meditation slides. Need help practicing the hymns for Holy Week?