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Bobotează [Theophany]

Today [January 6] we celebrate Theophany [Boboteaza] in the Romanian Orthodox Church.

[using the Revised Julian Calendar]

 

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calendar differences between Orthodox Churches:

orthodoxwiki.org/Church_Calendar

Eastern Orthodox liturgical calendar

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_Orthodox_liturgical_calendar

 

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Julian calendar

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julian_calendar

 

Revised Julian calendar

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Revised_Julian_calendar

 

Gregorian calendar

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gregorian_calendar

 

Byzantine calendar

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Byzantine_calendar

 

Coptic calendar

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coptic_calendar

 

Ethiopian calendar

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ethiopian_calendar

 

The Armenian Apostolic Church celebrates Nativity in combination with the Feast of the Theophany, putting Armenian Christmas on January 6.

   

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photo:

Biserica Sfântul Gheorghe Nou - New St. George's Church, Bucharest

consecrated in 1707 [the iconography is new].

www.monumenteromania.ro/index.php/monumente/detalii/en/Sa...

 

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Taken on April 5, 2011