Thursday, November 20, 2014

Entrance of the Theotokos Resource Page


On November 21st the Church Celebrates 
the Feast of the Entrance of our Most Holy Lady 
the Theotokos into the Temple

Verses

Within the temple, Gabriel feeds you, O Daughter,
And shortly he shall come and shall say to you: Rejoice.
On the twenty-first Mary entered the sacred temenos.

ABOUT THE FEAST

Synaxarion for the Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple

Panegyric for the Entrance of our Most Holy Theotokos (St. Tarasios of Constantinople)

Homily on the Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple (St. Gregory Palamas)

Homily on the Entrance of the Theotokos (St. Luke of Simferopol)

The Entry Into the Temple of the Most Holy Theotokos (St. Nikolai Velimirovich)

The Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple (Sergei V. Bulgakov)

History of the Feast of the Entrance of the Theotokos into the Temple

Customs for the Entrance of the Theotokos in Rural Greece


THEOLOGY OF THE FEAST

The New Testament Apocrypha and Agrapha in the Orthodox Church

A First-Fruit Offering to the Temple of the Lord

A Feast That Celebrates the Multidimensional Purity of the Theotokos

The Place of the Theotokos in the Orthodox Church (1 of 2)

The Place of the Theotokos in the Orthodox Church (2 of 2)

The Silence of the Panagia

The Monasticism of the Panagia

The Theotokos as a Teacher of Asceticism and Noetic Prayer

The House of God: A Homily for the Entry of the Theotokos by St. John of Kronstadt

The Love for Mankind of the All-Holy Theotokos

The Panagia: the Joy of All Christians


SHRINES DEDICATED TO THE FEAST

Iconography of the Entrance of the Theotokos at Hilandari Monastery

The Monastery of Panagia Hozoviotissa in Amorgos

Panagia Malteza of Santorini

Panagia Odigitria of Kimolos

The Monastery of Panagia Kounistria (Eikonistria) in Skiathos

Synaxis of Panagia Katapoliani in Tinos

The 11th Century Church of Panagia Kapnikarea in Athens

The Church of the Panagia of Vlassarou in Athens

The Monastery of Panagia of Machairas in Cyprus

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