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April 7th, 2007 (05:39 am)
current location: Tshwane, Gauteng
current song: Russian chant

I have an hour or two before leaving for church at 6:45 am. In the second half of Holy Week there is little chance to read my friends journals, much less write anything. From Thursday we have two services a day, lasting 3-4 hours each, and about 6-8 hours travelling time each day, which doesn't leave much for anything else except a few hours' sleep.

This year our Holy Week coincides with the Western one, in which Good Friday is a public holiday; in the years when they don't coincide there is more traffic on the roads, so the travelling time goes up to about 8-10 hours a day.

To my Christian LJ friends: kali Anastasi (Good Resurrection).


Posted by: mizannie (mizannie)
Posted at: April 7th, 2007 12:53 pm (UTC)
Holy Week

I have been privileged to experience
all of Holy Week at the Greek Orthodox
chuch here. This morning is the Liturgy
of St. Basil and tonight, the Paschal
Vigil. Of course, I am proceeding with
chrismation. Father said he's ready
whenever I say. Your example of the
lengths you go to so that you can
participate strengthen my resolve to
do the same.

Posted by: Methodius Hayes (methodius)
Posted at: April 10th, 2007 02:38 pm (UTC)
Re: Holy Week

God bless you on your journey!

Posted by: ((Anonymous))
Posted at: April 10th, 2007 12:08 pm (UTC)

May the joy of the Resurrection be yours !
Christ is Risen !
Have a blessed Bright Week :-)

Elizabeth at the Garden Window blog

Posted by: Methodius Hayes (methodius)
Posted at: April 10th, 2007 02:38 pm (UTC)
Re: Holy Week

You too!

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