The Cross is the guardian of the whole world; * the Cross is the support and staff of the faithful; * the Cross is the beauty of the Church of Christ; * the Cross is the mighty strength of kings; * the Cross is the glory of Angels; * it is the wounding of demons.
-Exapostilarion of the Exaltation.
Dear brothers and sisters,
This Thursday and Friday we celebrate the second Great Feast of the Church’s Liturgical year, The Exaltation of the Precious and Life-giving Cross. You can learn more about the feast HERE.
I look forward to seeing you all there so that together we find strength in venerating the cross of the Lord, the true instrument of our salvation!
Thursday, Sept. 13th, 6:30 pm Orthros and veneration of the Cross.
Friday, Sept. 14th 7:00 am Divine Liturgy.