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Offline mike

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Christ is risen!
« on: May 05, 2013, 03:14:22 AM »
I want to share my 3  favourite Easter-related videos:

Easter theotokion performed by my favourite American Orthodox celebrity:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkbCjdQ8NWQ

Easter flash mob in Beirut:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o0ZS9o6NLnM

Easter troparion from Ghana:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lGqUn5KQ9kE
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #1 on: May 05, 2013, 04:20:50 AM »
truly He is risen!

(long Paschal liturgy plus food in church 2 hours away so only slept from 4-8.30am, but can't go back to sleep because i am too excited!)

PeChristos aftonf!
Khen ou methmi aftonf!

 :)  :)  :)

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« Reply #2 on: May 05, 2013, 04:28:57 AM »
(long Paschal liturgy plus food in church 2 hours away so only slept from 4-8.30am

That's rather normal. One always feels like zombie on Easter.
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #3 on: May 05, 2013, 05:03:27 AM »
hope my protestant friends who we are having lunch with will excuse the zombie state!
hope they don't get too shocked looking at the bags under my eyes either!
 :o
well, it is Pascha, and God answers prayer, so i will stop worrying!
these are the only protestant friends who did not try to proselytize me back to their form of Christianity, so i am grateful for their acceptance so far.
 :)
may God show them the depths of His love and care and truth
(in His church)
 :D

also i loved your videos, esp. the first one with the happy kids.
 :)

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« Reply #4 on: May 05, 2013, 05:09:22 AM »
Christ is Risen!!

What a day! Danish children are getting confirmed, it is Søren Kierkegaards birthday, and best of all...

IT'S PASCHA!!

Kristus er opstanden!
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« Reply #5 on: May 05, 2013, 05:16:35 AM »
Kristus nousi kuolleista!
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #6 on: May 05, 2013, 05:25:03 AM »
Christus is verrezen!
At nunc desertis cessant sacraria lucis:
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #7 on: May 05, 2013, 05:28:30 AM »

Христос Воскрес!!!!!
Conquer evil men by your gentle kindness, and make zealous men wonder at your goodness. Put the lover of legality to shame by your compassion. With the afflicted be afflicted in mind. Love all men, but keep distant from all men.
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #8 on: May 05, 2013, 05:29:30 AM »
Αληθώς ανέστη!

My son is down with an ear infection, so we haven't spent as much time in church as I'd have liked. Still going to vespers, in about 4 hours' time, though.
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #9 on: May 05, 2013, 05:57:00 AM »
Christ is Risen! Indeed He is Risen!
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #10 on: May 05, 2013, 07:13:18 AM »
Yay! :)


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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #11 on: May 05, 2013, 07:45:34 AM »
Hallelujah, Christ Has Risen, Indeed!
Psalm 100:4 "Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name."

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« Reply #12 on: May 05, 2013, 08:47:38 AM »
Vaistinu Vaskrse!
Such a joyous feeling dear brothers and sisters.  Hope not to fall asleep in the church today...  :D

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« Reply #13 on: May 05, 2013, 09:04:10 AM »
Hallelujah, Christ Has Risen, Indeed!

Welcome  :angel:
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« Reply #14 on: May 05, 2013, 09:16:51 AM »
Ha Moshiach Kam! Ken Hoo Kam!  ;)
If they hear not Moshe and the Nevi'im, neither will they be persuaded by one that rose from the dead.

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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #15 on: May 05, 2013, 09:30:22 AM »
Христос Воскресе!

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« Reply #16 on: May 05, 2013, 09:32:04 AM »
Hallelujah, Christ Has Risen, Indeed!

Welcome to the forum.

Indeed, He is risen!

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« Reply #17 on: May 05, 2013, 09:34:30 AM »
Christ is risen!

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« Reply #18 on: May 05, 2013, 10:10:56 AM »
Kristo Ñandejára oikove jevy! Añetete, oikove jevy!

Christ is risen! He is risen indeed!

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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #19 on: May 05, 2013, 10:30:43 AM »
!المسيح قام

!حقا قام
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #20 on: May 05, 2013, 10:55:11 AM »
From one of the most beautiful places on earth, Hawaii:
"Ua ala hou'o Kristo!  Ua ala 'i 'o no 'oia!"

And the homes of my ancestors:
"Christus ist erstanden!  Wahrlich ist erstanden!"
and
"Tha Croisd air eiridh!  gu dearbh, tha e air eiridh!"
"Ta Croist eirithe!  go deimhin ta se eirithe!"

Someone in years past provided a Paschal Greeting from the Hood:
"Word Up!  Word!"

There are beautiful greetings from the whole world!

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« Reply #21 on: May 05, 2013, 12:20:17 PM »
Alithos Anesti!

Vaistinu Vaskrese!

May Elohim make our Paschal joy everlasting...  :angel:
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« Reply #22 on: May 05, 2013, 12:26:34 PM »
Indeed, He is Risen!
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« Reply #23 on: May 05, 2013, 01:06:08 PM »
 Le Christ est ressuscité! Vraiment Il est ressuscité!

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« Reply #24 on: May 05, 2013, 01:27:22 PM »
Prawdziwie zmartwychwstał! Сапраўды ўваскрос!
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« Reply #25 on: May 05, 2013, 03:32:14 PM »
Truly, He is risen!

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« Reply #26 on: May 05, 2013, 05:04:41 PM »
Vaistinu vaskrse!

This is the Day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in!
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« Reply #27 on: May 05, 2013, 05:49:06 PM »
Vaistinu vaskrse!

This is the Day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in!


Edit: maybe a bit selfish, but there is a video created by me for youtube - Paschal Canon in different languages (and melodies): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ka7htN2BbiE
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« Reply #28 on: May 05, 2013, 05:58:07 PM »
Indeed, He is Risen ! ! !
Adevarat a Inviat ! ! !


Such a joy, I just absolutely love it!

Blessed Pascha, everyone!
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« Reply #29 on: May 05, 2013, 07:00:17 PM »
Indeed he has risen!
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Re: Christ is risen!
« Reply #30 on: May 05, 2013, 08:53:17 PM »
Христос воскресна!

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« Reply #31 on: May 05, 2013, 08:58:17 PM »
Truly He is Risen
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« Reply #32 on: May 05, 2013, 09:33:23 PM »
Truly He is Risen!
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« Reply #33 on: May 05, 2013, 11:29:31 PM »
Αληθώς Ανέστη!

 :)

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« Reply #34 on: May 05, 2013, 11:39:00 PM »
Indeed He is risen.
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