Video: Be the Bee

Be the Bee - Fasting and Prayer

Learn more about the basics of fasting and prayer with this playlist of short videos. You'll find 16 episodes of "Be the Bee" that will help you make the most of Great Lent and Holy Week!

 

Be the Bee - The Joy of Pascha

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!

 

Be the Bee - Fasting from More Than Food

When fasting, we focus on what goes into our mouths, what we eat. But what about what comes out of our mouths, what we say?

 

Be the Bee - The Discipline of Fasting

Sometimes we talk about "giving up" something for Lent. Is the Church asking us to give up what we want, or to inviting us to build the discipline we need to make the right choices?

 

Be the Bee - An Inviation to Give

Fasting can fatten up our wallets. What should we do with that extra money? And how else can we give?

 

Be the Bee - Time to Repent

We've all stumbled during Lent. St. Mary of Egypt shows us that it's not too late to get back up again.

 

Be the Bee - The Beauty of the Cross

The Cross was an instrument of death. How did it become an instrument of life? And what can that teach us about being the bee?

 

Be the Bee - A True Human Being

Who is the first human being? The answer may surprise you!

 

Be the Bee - Christ is Risen

Christ is Risen! What does that mean for the rest of us?

 

Be the Bee - Forgiveness First

Before we start fasting during Great Lent, we start forgiving. Why do we ask forgiveness from everyone, even people we may not know?

 

Be the Bee - Faith and Doubt

We all struggle with doubt sometimes. Is that a problem, or something that can help our faith?

 

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Be the Bee - Fasting and Prayer

Learn more about the basics of fasting and prayer with this playlist of short videos. You'll find 16 episodes of "Be the Bee" that will help you make the most of Great Lent and Holy Week!

Watch the Videos »

Journey Through Holy Week

Journey Through Holy Week

Follow Christ and the Church through each stage of Holy Week - from the Saturday of Lazarus to the Agape Vespers service with this full-color guide. Download the Children's Guide » and the Parent's Guide »

Preparing for Holy Week with Your Family

The Center for Family Care offers two video panel discussions focusing on the practicalities of keeping your family engaged throughout Holy Week.

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Don't Miss the Opportunity to Reach Out!

With church attendance increasing over the Lenten period with its usual peak during Holy Week, this is our greatest opportunity to reach out to our inactive Orthodox and to inquirers about the faith.

Visit the Outreach and Evangelism website »