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The Holy Eucharist (Image)

This icon does not depict an event from the life of Christ or His apostles. Rather, it represents the timeless, eternal, and mystical event being celebrated celestially. The Eucharist is not restricted to a particular time or place.

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The Incarnation in Poetry and Song (PDF)

Author(s): Constance Tarasar/David Drillock

A study unit on the Incarnation for teens and adults, formerly published in "The Orthodox Educator".

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The Last Supper line drawing (PDF)

Author(s): Fr. John Matusiak

In this line drawing of the Last or Mystical Suppper Christ is the central figure. St. John the Beloved, the Evangelist, is to Christ's right. As the youngest of the disciples he is depicted without a beard. Judas Iscariot, who betrayed Christ is the third figure from Christ's left. He is dipping his hand into the dish (see Matthew 26:20-25).

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The Orthodox Church in America (Link)

Lives of the Saints Joseph, Joachim and Anna

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The Orthodox Mirror Exercise (PDF)

Author(s): DCE

An activity for assessing values, used in Level 4 and above in the My Orthodox Family unit.

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The Story of St. Nicholas (Music File)

Artisit(s): Laurie Rodger

A PowerPoint Presentation for use in helping to teach the highlights of St Nicholas' legacy.



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The Story of the Annunciation (ages 4-6) (HTML)

Author(s): DCE

The story of the Annunciation written for children. For use in the FOCUS Unit.

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The Theotokos in Scripture and Hymnography (HTML)

Author(s): DCE

A look at Orthodox Hymnography that describes the Theotokos using Old Testament references. For use in the FOCUS units.

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The Tree of Life "Caring Tree" (PDF)

Author(s): DCE

Referenced in My Orthodox Family, this activity is for all ages.

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The Trial of Jesus (PDF)

Author(s): Fr. Steven Voytovich

Referenced in Journey to Pascha, this activity, developed by St. Alexis of Wilkes-Barre Mission, Clinton, CT, complete with two scenes and narration.

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The Wedding at Cana (Image)

This icon depicts the marriage feast where Christ performed His first miracle, that of turning water into fine wine. The bridal couple are shown wearing crowns, a tradition repeated in today's Orthodox wedding service.

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