Sun, Mar 07

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St. Markella Greek Orthodox Cathedral

Meatfare (Judgement) Sunday

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Meatfare (Judgement) Sunday

Time & Location

Mar 07, 2021, 8:00 AM

St. Markella Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 22-68 26th St, Astoria, NY 11105, USA

About The Event

The Sunday of the Last Judgment is the third Sunday of a three-week period prior to the commencement of Great Lent. During this time, the services of the Church have begun to include hymns from the Triodion, a liturgical book that contains the services from the Sunday of the Publican and the Pharisee, the tenth before Pascha (Easter), through Great and Holy Saturday. On this day, focus is placed on the future judgment of all persons who will stand before the throne of God when Christ returns in His glory. LAST MEAT IS ALLOWED.