And you can opt-in to receive access all the printables including the transliterated hymns instantly. Best wishes for a blessed Holy Week! Hymns, lock screens, ideas to entertain your kids—and more! Four awesome lock screens to choose from to help you focus for Holy Week! Download your favorite. This beautiful app gives you access to the best sermons and hymns—and even Asaph Tunes albums—in a neat little place on your phone. Get it for Apple and for Android. The best place by far to follow along with Pascha services is in Coptic Reader. This app is really indispensable—and the Pascha services are free within the app. Try this Coptic radio app!
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Here is a summary of what I could surmise as being the current practice as well as history of the Holy Week, with a particular emphasis on the Coptic Church. Further below you will also find a PowerPoint presentation that I used to teach about this subject that you may download and use as desired. How long is Holy Week? The words chanted are:. But he whom He finds sleeping is unworthy of going with Him. Therefore, take heed, O my soul, that you may not fall into deep sleep, and then be cast out of the Kingdom. Weekly commemoration throughout the year. Every week, we commemorate the events of Holy Week:. Here is a timeline of significant events that shaped the rites and rubrics of Holy Pascha Week in the Coptic Orthodox Church. Early Church.
Without question, the Holy Pascha week is the holiest week of the entire year. The artistic beauty and spiritual depth of the rites of the Coptic Orthodox church are at its peak during this week. To help you follow along during the services, use this document as a Holy Week guide based on the writings of Father Bishoy Kamel. Here are the Readings for daily services. Holy Week Guide and meditation slides. Need help practicing the hymns for Holy Week?
Also available as an iBook for iPhone or iPad. The artistic beauty and spiritual depth of the rites of the Coptic Orthodox Church are at its zenith during this week. Christ's crucifixion and resurrection are the foundation upon which is built the whole fabric of Christianity. From Palm Sunday to the Glorious Resurrection. This page will help guide you through the steps of our Lord Jesus Christ as we progress through Holy Week.