Great Lent Main Page

The Great Lent is an excellent time to prepare oneself spiritually for the Kingdom of Heaven.  Below are a few articles from the Church Fathers on the Great Lent, fasting and prayer.  This section of the website will be updated regularly, so check back for more information.  If you have anything you would like to share, please email the church to add it to this section.

Articles on the Great Lent:


Fasting (in the Orthodox Concept) by Pope Shenouda III

Preparing to Fast for the Great Lent by Pope Shenouda III


Fasting by Pope Kyrillos VI


The Great Lent: A Joyful Journey by His Grace Bishop Serapion


How to Benefit from Holy Week by Pope Shenouda III


Readings and Themes of Lent

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