Christ is Risen, Truly He is Risen! With great joy, we would like to announce that archbishop Abune Qierlos (Cyril) has been nominated as the 5th Patriarch of the Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church by the guidance of the Holy Spirit. Thank you all for your daily prayers for this important calling. We all are blessed […]

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How to make MOST of the Holy Week!

In the name of the Father, the Son, & the Holy Spirit, One God, Amen! As we get ready for Holy Week, our Lord extends the same invitation to us who wish to see His glory, who desire to be by His side at the Holy Resurrection. Are we willing to be by His side, […]

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The Eritrean Orthodox Tewahdo Church Tradition helps us live an intentional life with deep meanings rooted in the Holy Scriptures and Old Testament Gospels. The Church has always taught the necessity of penance for justification. She has instituted Lent as a remembrance of the forty days fast of our Blessed Lord in the desert and as […]

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Tell Me My Weakness

In the name of the Father, the Son, & the Holy Spirit, One God, Amen! + Tell Me My Weakness +  Have people ever said to you, "Tell me my weakness"? Don't be humiliated like me thinking that they actually mean it! Let me give you advice.  It was years ago, one of my friends […]

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In the name of the Father, the Son, & the Holy Spirit, One God, Amen! New archeological discovery in TsaEda Kristiyan (White Christian), the ancient church.   In the dioceses of Zone MaEkel (Central Zone) sub-region Berik, ancient monuments have been discovered. These discovered pieces definitely require extensive studies and research.     On February […]

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In the name of the Father, the Son, & the Holy Spirit, One God, Amen! Seven sisters of Mount of Virgins Saint Dimiana have been given the monastic garments. On February 20th, by the request of the Abbess (head nun of a convent: እመምኔት) Weletemesqel (daughter of the cross) and elders, by the presence of […]

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COMMEMORATION OF THE COVENANT OF MERCY

In the name of the Father, of the Son, of the Holy Spirit, and One God, Amen. On the sixteenth day of the month yakatit (February 10) shall be celebrated the commemoration of our holy lady, the virgin, twofold mary, the God-bearer because she received therein the covenant of mercy from her son, our redeemer, […]

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Father's Advice to His Daughter

In the name of the Father, the Son, & the Holy Spirit, One God, Amen! My daughter, For your wedding, I, your spiritual father Gregory, offer you this poem as a gift. And I consider it to be the best possible advice a father could offer to his beloved daughter. Listen to me Olympiatha: I […]

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“How to Give Thanks in Tribulation” 

In the name of the Father, the Son, the Holy Spirit, One God, Amen!  "How am I supposed to give thanks when I am strapped to a rack, tortured, stretched out on a wheel, and have my eyes plucked out? How am I supposed to give thanks when I am beaten with humiliating blows by […]

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In the name of the Father, the Son, & the Holy Spirit, One God, Amen! While the Bible does address homosexuality, it does not explicitly mention gay marriage/same-sex marriage. It is clear, however, that the Bible condemns homosexuality as an immoral and unnatural sin. Leviticus 18:22 identifies homosexual sex as an abomination, a detestable sin. […]

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