Theophany – One of the Twelve Great Feasts

Today, the Orthodox Christians in Russia and other countries using the Julian calendar celebrate Theophany, one of the Twelve Great Feasts. The Feast commemorates the Baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist in the Jordan River and the revealing of the Most Holy Trinity to the world. It teaches people that cleansing from sin and salvation are possible only by the power of the grace of the Holy Spirit.

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