Healing Grace

Our Blog

  • QandA: Why is Christmas celebrated January 7th?

    Date posted: December 10, 2015

    January 7th is considered “Orthodox Christmas” and is celebrated around the world in strong orthodox settings (ie. Russian, Ukrainian, and Serbian orthodox churches). Egypt has a strong orthodox church, too, known as the Coptic Church.   The Coptic Church is the largest percentage of Christians in Egypt, so all Egyptian Christians follow the holidays according […]