Fifth Sunday After Pascha: Sunday of the Samaritan Woman

Icon of Christ Talking to the Samaritan Woman used with permission from Theologic

Learn About the Feast of the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman

The fifth Sunday after the Feast of Holy Pascha is observed by the Orthodox Church as the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman. The day commemorates the encounter of Christ with the Samaritan woman at Jacob's well. The biblical story of this event and the dialog between Christ and the woman is found in the Gospel of Saint John 4:5-42.Learn More »

Hymns of the Feast of the Sunday of the Samaritan Woman

Kontakion (Plagal of the Fourth Tone)

The Samaritan Woman, having come to the well in faith, beheld You, the Water of Wisdom from which she drank plentifully and inherited the Heavenly Kingdom as one who is blessed forever. Listen »

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Holy Week and Pascha in Pictures

Today we are featuring photos from Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Woburn, MA.

Did your parish record its Holy Week services, retreats, and ministry in photos and video? Share them with us!

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Paschal Message

Christ Is Risen!

His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America addresses the faithful on the occasion of Great and Holy Pascha.Watch the Video »

Be the Bee - Fasting and Prayer

Why is Christ's Resurrection at the heart of the Gospel? Check out this playlist of 5 short videos and learn more about the joy of Pascha!

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