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The Twenty-Third Day of Christmas Advent: The Eternal Mystery

By Fr John Breck, December 2, 2004 I’m sorry this column can’t be accompanied by sound. One of the most precious components of Orthodox Christianity, perhaps especially in the Russian tradition, is its store of melodies to liturgical hymns that are heartbreakingly beautiful. I just came across a fine example, tucked away in the iTunes folder of this laptop. It’s a contemporary variant of a hymn sung normally at Annunciation,

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----------------CHRISTMAS CARD 2022 LISTING------------ It’s that time of the year again when our thoughts turn towards the holidays. You have responded generously in the past with your time and resources to the needs of our beloved Saint Sophia Community – but don’t stop now! For over forty years our annual Community Card has become our traditional way of sharing holiday greetings with each other. What a wonderful way of sharing the joy with the entire Cathedral community.
-------------------POINSETTIAS DONATION ----------------This year stewards of the congregation are invited to donate a poinsettia for a loved one’s health and/or in memory of loved ones. Names will be commemorated by the Clergy at the Proskomidi (preparation of the gifts for Holy Communion) and during the Christmas Liturgy.
------------PRE-ORDER TODAY, so that we have time to prepare your sweets in time for the holiday! --------------FOR MORE INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT PETE AT THE CATHEDRAL OFFICE (202) 838-1553.

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