1 day ago · Saint Christopher (Greek: Ἅγιος Χριστόφορος, Ágios Christóforos) is venerated by several Christian denominations as a martyr killed in the reign of the 3rd-century Roman Emperor Decius (reigned 249–251) or alternatively under the Roman Emperor Maximinus II Daia (reigned 308–313).
- tree, branch, as a giant or ogre, carrying Jesus, spear, shield, as a dog-headed man
- 25 July (Latin Church), 9 May (Eastern Churches), 2 Parmouti (Coptic Church)
10 hours ago · The Jacobite Syrian Christian Church (JSCC), also known as the Jacobite Syrian Orthodox Church, the Jacobite Syrian Church, or the Syriac Orthodox Church of India, is an autonomous Oriental Orthodox church based in the Indian state of Kerala, and is an integral branch of the Syriac Orthodox Church of Antioch.
1 day ago · Holy Week is referred to as "Great and Holy Week", or "Passion Week". Since the Orthodox liturgical day starts at sunset (as it has from antiquity), Holy Monday liturgies begin Sunday evening, at the normal timing for Monday Vespers (Vespers is the first liturgy of the day).
- April 14 – April 20 (Western), April 21 – April 27 (Eastern)
- Church attendance
- Last week of Lent
10 hours ago · The Latin Church, also known as the Western Church or the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest particular church sui iuris of the Catholic Church, and employs the Latin liturgical rites. It is one of 24 such churches, the 23 others forming the Eastern Catholic Churches .
10 hours ago · 1948 was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1948th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 948th year of the 2nd millennium, the 48th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1940s decade.
1 day ago · The Hebrew Book of Job is part of Ketuvim ("Writings") of the Jewish Bible.Not much is known about Job based on the Masoretic text of the Jewish Bible. The characters in the Book of Job consist of Job, his wife, his three friends (Bildad, Eliphaz, and Zophar), a man named Elihu, God, and angels (one of whom is named Satan).
10 hours ago · Nubia (/ ˈ n j uː b i ə, ˈ n uː-/) is a region along the Nile river encompassing the area between the first cataract of the Nile (just south of Aswan in southern Egypt) and the confluence of the Blue and White Niles (south of Khartoum in central Sudan), or more strictly, Al Dabbah.
1 day ago · 14 The Coptic alphabet. 15 The Cyrillic alphabet. 16 The Egyptian alphabet. 17 The Georgian alphabet. 18 The glagotic alphabet. 19 The Gothic alphabet. 20 The Greek alphabet. 21 The Guèze alphabet. 22 The Hebrew alphabet. 23 The Japanese Alphabet. 24 The Latin alphabet. 25 The linear alphabet. 26 The Mandean alphabet. 27 The Morse code. 28 The ...