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The Baptism of the Lord

Author: Valentina Kolesnikova


January 1997
Russian Calendar
Page 11   ( 1 pages)


Summary: The Russian Orthodox Church celebrates this holiday when Western Christians celebrate Epiphany. The article traces the history and meaning of the holiday.


This article appeared in the January 1997 issue of Russian Life. The text of this article is not available online. Follow the link to the full issue listing to see if the back issue is available through our webstore.