Today is Holy Saturday for the Eastern Orthodox and Byzantine Catholic faithful who follow the old calendar.
On this most holy day, the Light, the Fire, has yet again descended at the tomb of Christ in Jerusalem.
Christ is Risen!
The Holy Fire 2012, Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem:
Wishing all of our Orthodox and Byzantine Catholic readers a blessed and holy Pascha, and sending special congratulations and thanks to all Orthodox ladies who bought veils for participation in the sacred rites of the Church today,