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President Obama’s Statement on the Occasion of Orthodox Easter

On the occasion of the Orthodox Easter, President Barack Obama greeted the Orthodox Christians in the US and across the world. In a statement, the President said: Michelle and...

Miraculous Icon in Greek Orthodox Church Draws Pilgrims [video]

As Orthodox Christians around the world prepare to celebrate Easter this Sunday, a southwest suburban church in Chicago is packed with thousands of pilgrims awaiting to...

Orthodox Christians to Observe Pascha (Easter) May 1st

More than 250 million Orthodox Christians worldwide will celebrate Pascha (Easter) Sunday, May 1, 2016. This year Orthodox Pascha is celebrated almost a month...
Greeks dye Eggs red for Orthodox Eastervideo

Here’s How to Naturally Dye Eggs Red for Easter [video]

In this video, acclaimed chef Peter Minakis shows how to naturally make your red Greek Easter eggs using onion skins.  Here’s his secret organic...
Why is Orthodox Easter different than Catholic

Catholic Easter: Here’s Why Orthodox Christians Celebrate Easter Later

As Catholics and most Christians around the globe celebrate Easter this Sunday, we asked a Greek-Orthodox priest to explain why the Orthodox Christians celebrate...
Greeks dye Eggs red for Orthodox Eastervideo

Why Do Greeks Dye Easter Eggs Red and How to Do It [Video]

For Greek Orthodox Christians one of the oldest Easter traditions are red-dyed eggs. Here's why we do it and how you can do it too,...
Why is Orthodox Easter different than Catholic

Why Orthodox Christian Easter Is Later than the Catholic One

As Catholics and most of the western world celebrate Easter today, we asked a Greek-Orthodox priest to explain why the Orthodox Church doesn't celebrate...

Hellenic Relief to Support Greek Families in Need

U.S.-based fundraising group Hellenic Relief Foundation has distributed Easter food and clothes to Greek families in need. The HRF was set up by the Greek-American diaspora in February 2012 to...

Prokos’ Lucky Egg Shows Kids Greek Easter

Anna Prokos is a well-known book author of more than 40 books, who lives in North Arlington, New Jersey and has presented a 32-page...

The Symbolism of Cracking Red Eggs on Easter

On the first hours of Easter Sunday and right after "Christ has risen" we crack red eggs during dinner. This tradition-while fun as a...

A funny take on Greek Easter

A Greek-American from New York, Mr. Panos as calls himself on Youtube offers a very interesting take on Greek Easter to those that already...

Greek Easter

Easter, or Pascha in Greek, is Greek Orthodox Church's most important holiday of the year. This year is observed on April 19th. Preparation for...

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