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Christmas or Christmas Day is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, ..... It was not until the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991 that the persecution ended and Orthodox C...

Orthodox Christmas Day - Timeanddate.com

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Many Orthodox Christians annually celebrate Christmas Day on or near January 7 to remember Jesus Christ's birth, described in the Christian Bible. This date ...

Why the Orthodox Church Celebrates Christmas on Jan. 7

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Jan 6, 2012 ... While many in the United States believe that Christmas has come and gone, a sizable population of Christians in the world will be celebrating ...

When Christmas is Celebrated -- Christmas Customs and Traditions ...

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Most people in the Greek Orthodox Church celebrate Christmas on December 25th. But some still use the Julian calendar and so celebrate Christmas on 7th ...

The Calendar of the Orthodox Church — Greek Orthodox ...

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The Orthodox Churches which have adopted the New Calendar observe Christmas with the other Churches of Christendom on December 25; the Orthodox ...

Christmas January 7th or December 25th? - CopticChurch.Net

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The first Church did not celebrate the birth of Christ. And the actual date of his birth was and still is unknown. The earliest known indication to such a celebration  ...

Orthodox Christmas 2016: Russian, Greek, Serbian And Other ...

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Jan 6, 2016 ... Orthodox Christmas People, wearing traditional Ukrainian clothes, sing folk songs as they celebrate Orthodox Christmas in the western ...

Orthodox Christmas 2015: Russian, Greek And Other Eastern ...

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Jan 6, 2015 ... Tuesday marked the start of Christmas Eve for much of the Eastern ... Orthodox Christians are beginning their Christmas celebrations Tuesday.

Orthodox Christmas 2014: Russian, Serbian And More Churches ...

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Jan 6, 2014 ... Orthodox Christians in Russia, Serbia, Jerusalem, Ukraine, Georgia, Greek Catholics and all other Orthodox churches are beginning Christmas ...

Russian Christmas: WHay do Rusians Celebrate Christmas on ...

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Festive events this Christmas / New Year / Millenium Holiday Season in St. ... wonder why do Russians Orthodox people celebrate Christmas on January 7th?

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Orthodox Christmas
Thursday, January 07, 2016
Many Orthodox Christian churches in countries such as the United States observe Christmas Day on or near January 7 in the Gregorian calendar.
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Orthodox Christmas Day in Russia - Timeanddate.com

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Christmas Day in Russia marks the birth of Jesus Christ in the Christian Orthodox tradition. Although banned during the Soviet times, Christmas is now regaining ...

Orthodox Christmas Day in Canada - Timeanddate.com

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Many Orthodox Christians in Canada celebrate Christmas Day on or near January 7 in the Gregorian calendar. This date works to be December 25 in the Julian ...

In pictures: Orthodox Christians celebrate Christmas - BBC News

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Jan 7, 2016 ... Images from the Orthodox Christian world as believers celebrate Christmas, in line with the Julian calendar.