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Holy Week

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Holy Week

Holy Week

Holy Week

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Commentator Frederica Matthewes-Greene says the elaborate rituals demanded by Christian Orthodoxy mean that Holy Week is full of praying, weeping, and singing. The Orthodox Holy Week is one week later than in the western Church. The week culminates in a procession by the congregation during which they carry the funeral bier of Christ around the outside of the church.