Sunday, November 10, 2013

The Nativity Fast

Date: November 15 -December 24 
Liturgical color: dark red
Themes: the Incarnation

Reading for the Fast:
The Tree of Jesse (on the Old Testament prophecies of Christ)
On St. Nicholas (from the Winter Pascha)
On the Sunday of the Holy Forefathers (from the Winter Pascha)
On the Geneaology of Christ  (Winter Pascha)
More reading for the Feast

Home activities: 
Manger activity and Creche countdown (for the fast)
Listen to Nativity Hymns: Make Ready, O Bethlehem
Jesse Tree ornaments and readings (find also supplemental readings for older children and adults)
Read the Winter Pascha

Around the Web:

No comments: