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Meditations for Pascha and the Twelve Great Feasts (2 vols.)

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The Meditations series by Vassilios Papavassiliou offers reflections for Pascha or Eastertide (the season between Easter and the Ascension) and the Twelve Great Feasts celebrated in Orthodox traditions. At the heart of the annual cycle of Orthodox celebrations is Pascha, the “Feast of Feasts.” After this, great importance is attached to the Twelve Great Feasts, which commemorate significant events in the life of our Lord Jesus Christ and of His Mother. These volumes offer thoughtful readings by Vassilios Papavassiliou on each of these celebrations to deepen your faith.

Key Features

  • Provides devotional reflections for Pascha and the Twelve Great Feasts
  • Focuses on the joy and importance of remembrance and celebration
  • Celebrates God taking upon Himself the likeness of man

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Meditations for Pascha: Reflections on the Pentecostarion

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Far from being merely a “vacation from fasting,” the Pascha season is a time that, properly understood, can greatly enrich our faith. During the Pascha season, we celebrate and rejoice in our Lord’s Resurrection and we prepare for the great feast of the Holy Spirit descending upon us.

Meditations for the Twelve Great Feasts: Becoming Fully Human in Christ

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This volume completes the popular Meditations series by taking a brief look at each of the major feasts of the church year. Fr. Vassilios brings out the gems embodied in the church’s hymnography to enhance our understanding and participation in these milestones of our salvation.

About Vassilios Papavassiliou

Archimandrite Vassilios Papavassiliou is a priest of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Thyateira and Great Britain. He was born in London in 1977 and holds degrees in pastoral and social theology, classics, and Byzantine music. He is the author of the Meditations Series and Thirty Steps to Heaven (Ancient Faith Publishing), as well as Journey to the Kingdom: An Insider’s Look at the Liturgy and Beliefs of the Eastern Orthodox Church (Paraclete Press) and numerous articles on Christian Orthodox faith and theology.