Banu church dedication is “All Saints Sunday”


Banu church dedication is “All Saints Sunday”.

In the Orthodox calendar Sunday after Pentecost I is called and all the saints who have glorified the God of love was pervasive. Appointment “all saints” (Revelation 8: 3) comes from the Holy Bible: “And the angel came and stood in the altar, having a golden censer; and given him much incense, that the prayers of all the saints upon the golden altar could bring one before the throne. And the smoke of the incense ascended from the hand of the angel with the prayers of the holy before God “(Rev. 8, 3-4).

Orthodox Bible, book by dr. Vasile Vasilache, is as evidence, that the Orthodox Church has its foundation in the Bible, saints, all saints in the world, the immortal tradition. In chip spiritual church dreptmaritoare Christian ordained that after celebration of Pentecost, when the which is based first church in the world, to recall all the saints who confessed God to men, with the consolation Word of God: “Whoever I shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven “(Matthew 10, 32-33).

Two thousand years ago, Jesus Christ, the Lord tells us: “If any man will come after Me, let him deny himself every day and take up his cross and follow me to; because whoever his will to save his life shall lose it; and he that shall lose his life for my sake will save it. What human uses if you gain the whole world, but himself will be lost or shall destroy? “(Luke 9: 23-25). The first of the saints, who confessed Jesus Christ as the Son of God was the Holy Archdeacon Stefan. With him will open Big Book of Martyrs. They confessed Jesus Christ with an ardent love: “Because it is a gift that God’s sake to suffer and endure sorrow someone unjustly” (I Peter 2, 19).

Saints of the early Christian centuries until today, for the sake of God “by faith conquered kings have done right, they acquired promises, stopped the mouths of lions, quenched the violence of fire, escaped the edge of the sword, were hardened from their own weakness were made strong in wars, invasions of enemies have changed in the run, women took their dead raised; and others were tortured, not wanting to receive the release, in order to gain a better one, resurrection; while others suffered mocking and whips, and even chains and imprisonment were stoned, ripped, were slain with the sword, they wandered about in sheepskins and goat skins, afflicted, teasing, shunned, – They the world was not worthy! – Wandered in deserts and in mountains, caves and cracked earth. And all of them, although had received good testimony on the grounds of their faith, did not receive the promised fruits that God had foreseen something better for us, so they can not reach their perfection without us “(Hebrew 11, 33-40).

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